Eskom woes continue

2012-08-18 15:28

Eskom is once again facing power shortages. In the next six years, the power utility will have 40 million tons too little coal for its yearly needs.

The transport cost to the province will total between R100 and R200 per ton, which means that coal will cost between 50% and 100% more than the R209 that Eskom now pays to mines that are mostly situated next to the power stations. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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