Shedding light on the true state of Eskom

2015-11-16 09:33

The electricity crisis is shifting from load shedding to issues of electricity prices and the capacity of Eskom to finance its operations, says energy expert Chris Yelland.

Cosatu steps up tolls, electricity fight

2013-02-25 17:39

The Gauteng provincial legislature has accepted a memorandum in which Cosatu raises its concern with e-tolls, jobs and the electricity price increases.

Eskom's proposed hike 'meaningless'

2013-01-23 16:48

Eskom’s application for a 16% rise in electricity tariffs is probably meaningless, the National Energy Regulator of SA has heard.

Eskom price hikes unavoidable - Gigaba

2012-11-13 10:20

We need to ask South Africans to bear the collective pain to fund Eskom's build programme, says Minister Malusi Gigaba, referring to a 16% hike in tariffs.


DA challenges Eskom 25.3% tariff hike request

2015-04-01 08:22

The DA is set to deliver a memorandum to Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown to protest Eskom’s request to double its tariff hike to 25.3%.

Why must the poor fund Kusile, asks body

2013-01-31 11:26

If Eskom's previous tariff hikes failed to meet its objective, why would a third round be any different, the Landless People's Movement asked at Nersa hearings.

Eskom faces price hike protests

2013-01-13 15:31

Labour union Numsa has vowed to derail Eskom's application to increase electricity by 16%, saying it will destroy local jobs and lead to overall price hikes.

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