Medupi: ANC makes millions

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Chancellor House, the ANC's investment company, has allegedly earned R50m from shares in a company with huge contracts from Eskom, reports Netwerk24.

Presidency, Glencore slam Ramaphosa Eskom claims

2015-04-25 22:07

Mining company Glencore and the Presidency have slated claims that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa may have benefited from Eskom's coal buying deals.

Will 'magic' Molefe spot Eskom's BEE thieves?

2015-04-24 21:58

The proponents of Eskom's BEE procurement policies are among its biggest thieves, energy analyst Ted Blom has told the Cape Town Press Club.

Eskom to begin stage 1 load shedding at 5pm

2015-04-23 14:59

Eskom will implement stage 1 load shedding from 17:00 on Thursday.

No day-time load shedding, possibility for evening high

2015-04-23 07:02

Eskom has warned that the possibility of evening load shedding is high, depending on the performance of its power plant.

Load shedding survival guide: Expensive business

2015-04-22 18:06

A retired Fin24 user says he has spent close to R45 000 in the last week to prepare for the continuous load shedding.

Molefe: Pre-paid could save Eskom's bacon

2015-04-22 15:26

Going the route of pre-paid power for both corporates and households in South Africa could do wonders for Eskom's balance sheet, says acting CEO Brian Molefe

Molefe: Eskom needs 3000MW by end of 2015

2015-04-22 12:48

Eskom acting chief executive Brian Molefe has told MPs the embattled supplier needs to find 3 000 MW by the end of the year.

Business unusual at Eskom - as it happened

2015-04-22 12:29

Eskom executives have praised acting CEO Brian Molefe, saying a leader that engages gives the followers hope - "people are not dragging their feet".

Don't beat up Eskom, says Brian Molefe

2015-04-22 10:41

South Africans should not "beat up" Eskom for load shedding as it is producing power for 90% of the time, acting chief executive Brian Molefe has told MPs.


Eskom breaks load shedding streak

2015-04-26 19:26

Eskom has kept the weekend free of power cuts as it started a massive maintenance drive to improve the performance and reliability of its power generating units.

No load shedding planned for rest of day - Eskom

2015-04-25 19:34

Eskom says there is no planned load shedding for the rest of the day, but the company repeated its call for restrained electricity use.

Eskom implements stage 2 load shedding

2015-04-23 18:14

Eskom announced that it would implement stage two load shedding at 18:00 on Thursday evening.

Molefe says any Eskom bonus in line with policy

2015-04-23 08:55

Acting Eskom CEO Brian Molefe would have to sign a permanent contract with Eskom to qualify for any future bonuses, which he says will follow company policies.

Irritation with Eskom justified - Molefe

2015-04-22 21:15

South Africans are justified in being irritated by the load shedding carried out by Eskom, says acting Chief Executive Brian Molefe.


Transnet CEO Brian Molefe has been seconded to Eskom; he says the power utility is not a sinking ship. Watch.

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Molefe: Eskom home loan book could raise R7bn

2015-04-22 13:30

Acting Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has given the first hint of which non-core assets the finance minister had in mind to be sold to raise funds for the power utility.

Molefe: Eskom is not bankrupt

2015-04-22 12:44

Despite an estimated funding gap of R200bn to 2018, Eskom says it is not bankrupt and that it will cooperate with rating agencies to avoid downgrades.

Eskom all ready to claw back – board

2015-04-22 11:56

The Eskom board says it has looked closely at the construction of Kusile and Medupi power stations, explaining that the big task ahead is recovery and claw-back.

Eskom keeps daytime free from load shedding

2015-04-22 09:49

Eskom won’t be load shedding for the first part of Wednesday because there is currently enough electricity generating capacity to meet demand, it says.

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