Exempt vulnerable from electricity hike

2013-01-31 19:34

Non-profit organisations and vulnerable communities should be exempted from Eskom's proposed tariff increases, the National Electricity Regulator of SA has heard.

Gas, renewables, future of electricity

2013-01-23 19:02

Energy plans require urgent transformation to include gas and renewable energy as electricity demand has remained static, says an industry expert.

Farmers fret over Eskom 16% hike

2013-01-21 18:40

Farmers are extremely worried about Eskom's proposed price increase with the implications being dire for farmworkers, energy regulator Nersa has heard.


Eskom hike could spark violent protests

2013-01-30 19:13

Eskom's proposed price increase could spark violent protests and will promote illegal electricity connections, warns the Congress of SA Trade Unions.

Nersa needs govt help - expert

2013-01-23 18:40

The government needs to assist energy regulator Nersa in crafting an acceptable price for electricity over the medium term, an energy expert says.

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