Everyone needs to muck in on energy, Eskom won’t do it alone

2015-02-19 07:38

President of the Chamber of Mines Mike Teke joined Alec to discuss investment in the mining sector and why all of government need to pick up the ball that Eskom dropped.

Eskom continues to export power

2015-02-03 21:15

Eskom has cited its bilateral electricity trade agreement with other Southern African Power Pool (SAPP) member states, and says it continues to export and import electricity.

Ex-Nersa CEO joining Gauteng premier's office

2015-02-03 11:07

Former Nersa CEO Phindile Baleni has been appointed director general in Gauteng premier David Makhura's office, says the provincial government.

Eskom must crack down on arrear payments

2015-01-22 11:33

Making the vast numbers of defaulting consumers and municipalities pay their arrears will make a real difference to Eskom, say Fin24 users.

No power cuts scheduled

2015-01-19 15:17

No load shedding is being implemented at present but the electricity grid remains constrained, Eskom says.

Chevron to appeal Burgan ruling

2014-12-30 10:12

Chevron is to appeal to the energy department to restrict imported clean fuel supplies to its rival Burgan, which has been given the green light by Nersa.

Burgan gets licence approval

2014-12-09 19:24

Burgan has welcomed the approval of its licence application for a storage facility in the port of Cape Town.

Eskom announcement positive, says Moody's

2014-09-16 18:38

The government's funding package for Eskom is positive but lacks details on how the power utility's financial profile could be improved, says ratings agency Moody's.

Eskom welcomes decision

2014-07-30 19:45

Eskom has welcomed a decision by the National Energy Regulator to allow it to recover close to R8bn in losses and increase prices.

Don't overcharge electricity consumers - Nersa

2014-07-23 05:00

A standardised tariff for electricity resellers is needed to avoid consumers being overcharged, says energy regulator Nersa.


Eskom to up tariffs to recoup diesel costs

2015-02-04 17:34

Nersa says it has given Eskom the go-ahead to charge consumers more for power to recoup the extra diesel costs it has incurred while running gas turbines.

Eskom price hikes to follow Baleni resignation - DA

2015-02-03 15:19

The resignation of the National Energy Regulator of SA CEO Phindile Baleni will lead to hikes in the electricity price, the Democratic Alliance says.

Energy boss Phindile Baleni quits

2015-02-02 16:35

Energy regulator Nersa has confirmed that Phindile Baleni has resigned as CEO to pursue other interests.

Time for Nersa to own up on Eskom

2015-01-22 06:00

Regulator Nersa has played its part in creating power problems and now needs to stand up and correct its mistakes, an energy insider says.

Govt co-owns Eskom's woes - Matona

2015-01-15 20:02

Government shares responsibility with Eskom for the power problems gripping the country, Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona says.

Gloves off on Chevron's Cape dominancy

2014-12-17 08:23

Burgan Cape Terminals, which seeks to build a new petrol and diesel storage facility, has officially laid a complaint against Chevron SA for “exclusionary” conduct.

Consumers face extra 4% power tariff hike

2014-10-03 15:40

Consumers will be hit with a total 12.69% electricity tariff hike for next year, the National Energy Regulator of SA has announced.

Brown douses talks of privatising Eskom

2014-08-06 07:00

It would be a grave mistake to privatise Eskom, which is a critical player in the economy, says Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown.

Eskom gets nod to increase prices

2014-07-30 16:10

Eskom has been given permission to raise electricity prices next year above the 8% previously granted, which will help the utility to recover costs.

City Power hikes electricity tariffs

2014-06-26 13:32

Gauteng residents will have to fork out more for electricity from July after City Power announced that it will increase its tariffs by an average of 7%.

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