Wind sector welcomes clarity on Eskom IPP signing date

2017-08-23 15:17

The South African Wind Energy Association has welcomed Energy Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi’s announcement regarding progress in unlocking Eskom’s delayed signing of power purchase agreements.

Guptas sell Tegeta to Swiss owner

2017-08-23 08:28

Gupta-owned Oakbay Investments has sold Tegeta Exploration and Resources to Swiss-based Charles King SA for R2.97bn, it has announced.

'Incompetent' Faith Muthambi 'tried to mislead Parliament' - report

2017-08-21 14:18

Former Communications Minister Faith Muthambi tried to mislead Parliament, a report from Parliament's legal services has found.

Controversial ANC leader goes to Parliament

2017-08-20 06:02

A controversial former mayor of Rustenburg who was once convicted of killing a political opponent is the latest MP that the North West ANC is sending to Parliament, sparking uproar.

ANALYSIS: There will be blood at Eskom

2017-08-18 19:16

The ruptures of Gupta involvement at Eskom will continue to haunt the state utility for some time in the coming future.

Nothing ‘malicious’ about Eskom loan freeze – Gigaba

2017-08-17 13:50

Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba has clarified why the Brics bank's R2.8bn loan to Eskom was placed on hold.

#Eskom Inquiry: Legal opinion advises against SABC-type probe

2017-08-16 13:34

An advocate has advised Parliament ahead of the inquiry into Eskom to avoid an SABC-type probe with an evidence leader, as this would cause MPs to relinquish their oversight power.

Head in the sand: Eskom fails in a land of cheap energy

2017-08-14 08:42

Renewables pose a threat to coal and nuclear, because wind and solar are undeniably cheaper forms of energy, argues Dom Wills.

Eskom says it will abide by Nersa's request for information

2017-08-11 20:43

Eskom will abide by the decision made by the National Energy Regulator that it is to provide the regulator with extensive information on its operations, including the cost of coal, it said in a statement.

Eskom has cunning plan to avoid future load shedding

2017-08-11 17:33

Instead of decommissioning some of Eskom’s aging coal power plants, the power utility wants to keep some of them in “extended cold reserve”.


LIVE: Ramaphosa: No single reason for economy failing

2017-08-23 14:46

Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is answering questions in the National Assembly about the controversial Guptas, embattled state-owned enterprises and SA's unemployment crisis.

Eskom can now pursue R60bn in tariff hikes

2017-08-22 17:51

Eskom has been given the green light to pursue up to R60bn in clawback tariffs, after a Constitutional Court ruling.

Eskom reveals 8 key steps it has taken in Koko disciplinary matter

2017-08-20 09:38

Eskom has revealed eight key milestones it has accomplished in its disciplinary process regarding suspended head of generation, Matshela Koko.

Brown pledges to finalise new Eskom board within next month

2017-08-19 14:00

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown will complete the appointment of a new permanent board at Eskom by the end of September.

Gigaba: We don’t have to rely only on the West for funding

2017-08-18 15:37

The launch of the African Regional Centre of the Brics bank means developing countries won’t have to rely solely on the West to fund development, says Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba.

Lack of funding may be ploy to hamper Eskom state capture probe - MPs

2017-08-16 17:15

MPs tasked with conducting an inquiry into Eskom intend to approach National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete over the lack of legal resources made available by Parliament.

Mark Pamensky speaks out on charges linked to Guptas, Eskom

2017-08-16 08:00

Former Eskom and Oakbay board member Mark Pamensky has spoken out after OUTA laid charges against him for corruption and abuse of his position as a board member.

Eskom probes ‘tender rig’ leak

2017-08-13 06:03

Following last week’s article in City Press about cleaning tenders at Eskom allegedly being rigged, Monde Bala, the head of Eskom in KwaZulu-Natal, has launched a probe into who leaked the information.

Eskom's 'secret business info' will reveal transgressions - OUTA

2017-08-11 18:58

OUTA says now that Eskom is compelled to divulge "secret" business information, the extent of its transgressions will come to the fore.

Nersa orders Eskom to share secret info, including cost of coal

2017-08-11 10:55

National energy regulator Nersa has given Eskom 30 days to provide secret business information, including the cost of coal, as part of its application for a tariff increase.

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