It just became much easier for businesses to move off Eskom's grid - here's why

2019-05-17 16:52

It could spark a flood of South African businesses, malls and factories applying for renewable energy projects.

Nersa slams Eskom's high tariff hike requests

2018-03-13 17:28

The energy regulator did not hold back on criticising Eskom for its inability to collect revenue efficiently, and says ever-increasing tariff proposals have placed the utility and consumers in a vicious cycle.

Eskom should put house in order before a tariff hike - manufacturers

2017-11-14 14:42

Manufacturers are resisting Eskom’s plea for a hike of almost 20% in electricity tariffs for the 2018/19 financial year, saying it will have a massive impact on the sector.

Eskom can hike prices by 2.2% in 2017 - Nersa

2017-02-23 15:06

South Africa’s energy regulator says Eskom can implement a 2.2% tariff increase for the 2017/18 period as part of a previous multi-year increase determination agreement.

Relief for consumers as Nersa rejects Eskom tariff hike

2015-06-29 15:32

Consumers were granted a breather after energy regulator Nersa declined Eskom’s application for a tariff reopener.


Under new draft rules every solar panel on every house – and backup generators too – will have to be registered with the government

2018-05-03 05:23

As it stands: no exceptions. A single electricity-generating solar panel, or anything else that can generate power, will have to be registered – whether or not it is connected to the national grid.

Eskom’s R67bn prayer could hike power prices 37%

2018-01-28 06:00

Eskom’s applications for R66.6bn in additional revenue via the Regulatory Clearing Account could result in a staggering tariff increase of up to 37%.

Rights body challenges Eskom’s 19.9% tariff hike bid

2017-10-13 16:25

Safcei has submitted its opposing documents to Nersa regarding Eskom’s 19.9% tariff hike application.

Dentons report: OUTA calls for probe into Eskom

2017-02-13 12:19

Civil body OUTA has revived its call to have a commission of inquiry into Eskom, following the release of the Dentons report and news that Nersa has capped tariff increases at 2.2%.

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