Eskom moves to stage 2 load shedding

2015-05-23 07:00

Eskom will implement Stage 2 load shedding from 07:00 until 22:00 this evening.

Eskom moves to stage 2 load shedding

2015-05-22 12:04

Eskom has announced in a tweet that load shedding will move to stage 2 from 12:00.

Load shedding starts at 6am

2015-05-22 05:48

Eskom says it will start implementing load shedding from as early as 06:00 today.

Another 4pm start for load shedding

2015-05-20 15:08

Eskom says it will implement stage 1 load shedding at 4pm, and then move to stage 2 from 5pm to 10pm this evening.

Free State municipality cuts electricity to 72 schools

2015-05-19 18:21

The Matjhabeng Municipality in the Free State has disconnected the electricity supply to 72 public schools in the area because their electricity accounts are in arrears.

Eskom updates on Medupi, load shedding

2015-05-19 10:06

Eskom says the return of workers to the Medupi power station is a positive move, and provides an update on Tuesday's load shedding prospects.

Eskom to implement load shedding

2015-05-18 13:48

Eskom will implement stage 1 load shedding at 4pm on Monday and then move to stage 2 at 5pm until 10pm.

Municipalities not paying Eskom lose out on key funds

2015-05-18 11:00

Government has resorted to withholding payments to municipalities that owe Eskom money in an effort to stabilise the power utility's finances, says the finance minister.

Goldman Sachs said to advise SA on sale to fund Eskom

2015-05-17 16:25

Goldman Sachs is informally advising the National Treasury on the sale of state assets to raise money for Eskom, according to a person with knowledge of the matter.

Eskom saga: Lynne Brown fumes at ANC in Gauteng

2015-05-17 15:00

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has ruled out a flat electricity rate for Soweto at a meeting with ANC Gauteng leaders.


Italian utility to claw into Africa energy market

2015-05-22 16:38

Italian utility Enel plans huge investments in renewable energy and grids in Africa, where it expects to find the kind of growth it has enjoyed in Latin America.


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Load shedding starts at 8am

2015-05-21 07:45

Eskom says it will implement stage 1 load shedding at 08:00 until 14:00 and then stage 2 will be implemented from 14:00 until 22:00 this evening.

Domestic electricity prices: Eskom vs City Power

2015-05-20 06:34

Who pays more for electricity, Sandton or Joburg residents? Energy expert Chris Yelland uncovers the pricing structure to determine who actually wins.

Load shedding to start at 4pm

2015-05-19 13:40

Eskom says it will implement stage 1 load shedding at 16:00 and then move to stage 2 at 17:00 until 22:00 this evening.

Eskom mum on Matona's 'golden handshake'

2015-05-19 06:26

The public will remain in the dark about any financial settlement reached with former Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona until its next 2015/2016 financial report in 2016.

Eskom: Most Medupi strikers resume work

2015-05-18 11:40

More than half of the 8 000 workers who embarked on a wildcat strike seven weeks ago at Eskom's Medupi plant are back at work, according to the power utility.

Alec Hogg: Promise of PPPs and a better life after Zuma receives standing ovation

2015-05-17 17:08

A growing body of thought among white business and academic leaders says all will soon be well in South Africa.

User views on Eskom, govt wages and Cell C

2015-05-17 15:02

Eskom has again come under the whip of Fin24 commentators as articles reveal the extent of the power supplier's financial woes.

Interconnectivity vital for power security

2015-05-17 13:25

Transmission system interconnectivity and leveraging South Africa’s and other African natural resources is becoming an important requirement, says an expert.

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