Eskom gets electricity from Medupi unit 3, marking commercial status

2019-06-28 20:49

Unit 3 of Medupi power station has reached commercial operation and synchronised to the national grid, in what is expected to ease pressure on electricity supply

Eskom gets more power from Medupi

2016-12-20 16:23

Medupi's Unit 5 is closer to commercial operation, which means that it is on its way to being able to supply power to the national grid during peak times.

How world sees SA: Govt integrity questioned after “brazen” Hitachi bribe

2015-10-13 12:42

The story of how Hitachi bought political influence to win a massive $5.6bn contract questions the very integrity of the government and sends all the wrong messages.

Brilliant analysis: Facts show Zuma is wrong about who to blame for Eskom

2015-08-06 12:52

How did Eskom get into such dire straits as to make load shedding part of everyday life in South Africa, asks Helen Suzman Foundation's Elias Phaahla.

Medupi lock-out a declaration of war – Numsa

2015-04-08 12:36

Union Numsa says it will soon decide whether to strike at Medupi power station, with a warning that Eskom’s lock-out of workers is a declaration of war.

Eskom: Medupi on track for 2014 start

2014-02-25 11:43

The first unit of power utility Eskom's Medupi power plant is still due to come on line in the second half of 2014, says chief executive Brian Dames.


Eskom gets more power

2017-04-03 16:58

Eskom acting CEO Matshela Koko has commended the Medupi team as Unit 5 reached commercial operation, meaning that it is able to supply power to the national grid during.

Rob Jeffrey: Renewables not SA’s panacea – time to put country first

2016-08-12 19:43

It is time for SA to break away from the vested idealistic or financial interest driving large renewable expansion schemes, says Econometrix MD Rob Jeffrey.

Medupi timeline: Costs, delays spiralling – no completion in sight

2015-08-06 16:48

Helen Suzman Foundation's Elias Phaahla looks at the progress of Eskom's long-delayed Medupi power station.

Separating Medupi fact from myth – and helping some critics get off Dames’s back

2015-05-06 07:35

After lengthy delays in the commissioning of Medupi, South Africans are worried that its construction may mean high tariffs, Alec Hogg puts it into perspective.

Medupi unit gets its boiler certificate

2014-10-17 10:34

The first Medupi unit scheduled to be synchronised to the national electricity grid has reached a milestone after receiving its boiler certification.

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