ARTICLES RELATING TO POWER

City Power's Sicelo Xulu wins top African Utility award

2015-05-14 06:44

City Power Managing Director, Sicelo Xulu has added another feather in his cap when he scooped the coveted African Utility Executive of the Year Award.

Aus-SA venture could ease Eskom troubles

2015-02-10 12:38

ASX-listed Sunbird Energy has pointed to its joint venture with national oil company PetroSA as one of the projects which could help solve the electricity crisis.

Nene: Eskom must get its house in order

2015-01-12 09:03

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene says Eskom must sort out its problems because they are hurting the economy, according to a report.

Watch evening power usage, urges Eskom

2014-09-23 08:48

The power system is expected to be stable but tight during the evening peak over the course of the week, says Eskom.

Africa has no energy vision, conference hears

2014-03-17 15:17

There is a desperate need for a shared vision and comprehensive long-term planning under wise leaders if Africa is to realise its energy potential.

SA must make tough choices on energy needs

2014-03-17 10:39

The government is unlikely to prevent potentially crippling future power crunches unless a decision is made soon on when and how to add capacity to the grid.

Athletes' victory displays indicate dominance

2014-01-13 13:16

A study finds that your body language when you win at sports is an instinctive reaction meant to indicate dominance over your opponent.

SA to lend Tanzania $314m for power plants

2013-11-07 12:43

The Development Bank of Southern Africa is lending Tanzania $314m for two power plants, the Treasury says.

Honda's race-bred CBR600RR in SA

2013-05-16 13:47

Improved performance, new styling and tech... Honda's race-bred CBR600RR is now available in South Africa for track-tuned performance with great city-riding manners.

Honda's race-bred CBR600RR in SA

2013-05-13 14:13

Improved performance, new styling and tech... Honda's race-bred CBR600RR is now available in South Africa for track-tuned performance with great city-riding manners.

 

Eskom has huge power grip over SA

2015-05-06 12:08

The sombre mood of economic growth will not improve in South Africa while Eskom’s energy constraints continue, according to economist JP Landman.

Load shedding sparks food poisoning fear

2015-02-05 13:06

Eskom's blackouts can result in food going off – and if you eat it you may run the risk of food poisoning.

Load shedding: alternative power sources 101

2014-12-09 13:56

You don't have to be hurling insults at Eskom when load shedding occurs. Keep your cool by being prepared.

Lower electricity demand - chamber

2014-09-02 11:26

Reducing electricity demand is the quickest and cheapest way to solve SA's power problems but the job should be given to an independent body, says a business body.

Cooperation key to unlocking Africa's energy

2014-03-17 13:57

Africa's huge power potential highlights the need for pan-African cooperation to capitalise on the opportunities on offer.

Africa's energy potential in the spotlight

2014-03-17 09:57

The possibilities and problems of the continent's vast power needs will feature over the three-day Power-Gen Africa conference under way in Cape Town.

People new to power more vengeful

2013-11-19 10:24

Researchers claim that people unaccustomed to being in charge may be more unforgiving when given the chance.

Women in power! What power?

2013-09-09 00:00

No matter how successful a woman may be, the highly chauvinistic society we live in will always find a way of reminding her that she is just in fact a woman.

Battery fears slow EV charge

2013-05-14 08:01

A former Volvo CEO believes that fear of being stranded is one of the biggest deterrents to owning an electric car.

Nuke power need for electric cars

2013-05-13 13:38

Bankruptcy, job cuts, few buyers - even if electric cars take off one analyst believes "a multitude" of nuclear power stations would be needed for recharging.

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