SA to become global leader of renewables - IPP bid winner

2015-04-16 13:20

Renewable independent power procurement businesses upbeat after energy ministry announces massive boost in bid awards and new possibilities.

DA: How SA can overcome the Eskom crisis

2015-03-27 19:37

The DA has tabled a 9-point rescue plan for SA's power supply as leader Helen Zille challenged President Jacob Zuma on the suspensions of top Eskom executives.

Tariff hike unlikely to save Eskom - chamber

2015-03-23 18:51

The Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry says tariff increases are unlikely to save Eskom if they do not tackle costs that appear to be rising out of control.

Nod for Burgan like Eskom mothballing - Chevron

2015-03-20 10:05

Nersa's decision to grant empowerment firm Burgan a licence for its fuel storage plant is similar to Eskom’s decision to mothball its power stations, says Chevron.

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.


Eskom needs proper management - Fedusa

2015-04-02 19:41

Eskom needs to sort out its management issues and put people in charge that will ensure the country has reliable power supply, Fedusa says.

Decline Eskom tariff hikes - DA

2015-03-23 21:12

The National Energy Regulator of SA should decline any more tariff increases for Eskom in 2015, the Democratic Alliance says.

Electricity and petrol price increase no April Fool's joke

2015-03-22 13:00

It won’t be an April Fool’s day joke next month when both petrol and electricity tariffs go up, directly affecting consumers' pockets.

Burgan rejoices at Nersa ruling

2015-03-18 07:40

Burgan Cape Terminals says the energy regulator has backed its arguments to set up a competing fuel storage facility in Cape Town to its rival Chevron.

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.

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