Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
Koeberg will fast track implementation of a desalination plant to limit the risk posed by the current drought to its operations, says station Manager Velaphi Ntuli.
Koeberg nuclear power station will not be affected by the Areva probe into the irregularities in quality control as it uncovered new anomalies in manufacturing records.
South Africans know how to run nuclear reactors – we know about refuelling, repairs and maintenance – so we’re in a perfect position to welcome the infrastructure.
A routine letter sent by a Koeberg manager has led to accusations by Westinghouse that it has been unfairly prejudiced by Eskom and that the utility has misled the Concourt.
Eskom has taken a Western Cape MEC and the City of Cape Town to the high court over the planned development of Wescape, designed as a city of 800 000 people.
Energy expert Chris Yelland has questioned Eskom’s “vehement” defence of Areva amid a court battle over Koeberg’s steam generator replacement tender with Westinghouse.
Fin24 user Martin Alber believes the nuclear procurement programme will be the “death of South Africa”.
Westinghouse Electric Company says it will continue challenging Eskom's decision to award a R4bn tender to Areva.
City Press reports that Eskom is putting up a massive show of bravado regarding an impending review of a R4bn tender.
Westinghouse Electric SA has filed an urgent application to see documents relating to Eskom's awarding of a R4bn Koeberg tender to French firm Areva, says a report.
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A simulated emergency scenario will be tested in the vicinity of the Koeberg nuclear power station, the City of Cape Town says.
A list of consultants and firms that helped create the Department of Energy’s nuclear strategy over the past five years leaves more questions than answers, according to the DA.
Eskom’s anniversary of no load shedding was marred on Women’s Day with a strike action escalation and two unrelated incidences at its nuclear power station.
Eskom has launched a key training programme for young nuclear operators, while Eskom CEO Brian Molefe takes a break to learn about nuclear energy for executives at MIT.
See how Fin24 readers have responded to SA's decision to move ahead with its nuclear procurement programme, while Thyspunt is targeted as the site for the project.
The “human error” that led to one of the units at Koeberg suddenly shutting down, removing 900 megawatts from the power grid for a week, cost SA at least R7.5bn.
Acting Eskom CEO Colin Matjila has promised to release the tender documents relating to French nuclear firm Areva's contract to replace generators at Koeberg.
Westinghouse Electric SA has partly withdrawn an urgent application relating to a R4bn tender to replace steam generators at the Koeberg nuclear power plant.
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