Eskom-Tegeta hearing returns to Parliament amid #GuptaEmails leak

2017-05-30 08:11

A hearing focusing on coal supply agreements between Eskom and Tegeta will return to Parliament, two days after emails allegedly linking the Guptas to state officials and ministers were leaked to the media.

Koko gets Twitter whiplash over Gordhan tweet

2017-05-25 17:45

Twitter users were not impressed by former acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko’s tweet that asked users who remembered a story that saw Ivan Pillay rehired at SARS after his retirement.

Noise about Tegeta all about the Guptas - Eskom spokesperson

2017-04-23 13:26

The noise surrounding the coal contract awarded to Tegeta is only because the company is linked to the Gupta family, said Eskom spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe.

Eskom clash with renewable sector worrying - analyst

2017-04-04 17:10

The standoff between Eskom and the renewable energy sector has crippled the momentum of the sector and investment in South Africa, says an analyst.

Eskom's Koko firm about SA's need for nuclear

2017-03-30 20:36

Eskom interim CEO Matshela Koko has reiterated South Africa's need for nuclear power as a source of base load energy in South Africa.

Suspend Eskom's Koko - ANCYL

2017-03-28 12:29

The ANCYL wants acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko suspended, following allegations that his step-daughter benefited from contracts worth R1bn from the power utility.

Eskom boss blames board for B2B fiasco

2017-03-26 06:50

Eskom’s acting CEO, Matshela Koko, says he is not responsible for R310.8 million in irregular expenditure that was incurred by the power utility on an unapproved project.

Eskom acting CEO weighs in on Tshwane coal truck protest

2017-03-01 07:49

Traffic jams have hit highways leading into the City of Tshwane as coal trucks blocked routes to protest against renewable energy projects.

Credit downgrade could increase cost of nuclear - expert

2017-02-21 20:00

Losing the investment grade rating could make nuclear power more expensive, cautions an industry expert.

Eskom’s new challenge is distribution - Koko

2017-02-07 12:02

Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko said that the power utility’s challenge is no longer generation, but distribution.


Solidarity takes on Eskom over employment equity plan

2017-05-26 17:31

Trade union Solidarity has opposed Eskom’s Employment Equity Plan for 2017 to 2020 in the Labour Court.

Call for probe into possible Eskom, ANC ties

2017-04-24 15:25

The Democratic Alliance wants the public protector to investigate the alleged ties between Eskom acting boss Matshela Koko, his stepdaughter’s company and the ANC.

52 phone calls expose Eskom boss #MatshelaKoko's lie

2017-04-09 18:52

Phone records show that acting Eskom CEO Matshela Koko lied about speaking with his stepdaughter's business partner, according to the Sunday Times.

Eskom gets more power

2017-04-03 16:58

Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko has commended the Medupi team as Unit 5 reached commercial operation, meaning that it is able to supply power to the national grid during.

One-month deadline for probe into Eskom's Koko-linked contracts

2017-03-30 13:32

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown wants a legal probe into R1bn in Eskom contracts awarded to acting CEO Matshela Koko's stepdaughter to be concluded in one month instead of three.

Matshela Koko's stepdaughter nets R1bn in Eskom contracts

2017-03-26 12:13

The stepdaughter of Eskom’s acting CEO, Matshela Koko, has brought in at least R1bn in contracts awarded to her company in the past 11 months.

Eskom blows R311m

2017-03-19 08:26

The public enterprises minister wants to know why the power utility spent millions on an unapproved development project.

Delays in nuclear projects drive costs - expert

2017-02-22 07:01

Nuclear power plants operate cheaply and efficiently. However, it is the construction of the plant which has the greatest bearing on the high costs, says an expert.

Much more to Dentons report than Eskom revealed

2017-02-09 11:44

The much talked-about Financial Mail feature that publishes details from several versions of Eskom’s Dentons investigation paints the power utility as rotting from within.

Renewables have no financial benefits for Eskom - Koko

2017-01-24 15:35

Using renewables means the power utility will use less coal and diesel, but will not have financial benefits says Eskom acting CEO, Matshela Koko.

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