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South African minister of energy, Tina Joematt-Pettersson, yesterday visited the Phakamisani Primary School, KwaNokuthula, in Plettenberg Bay to increase awareness around energy efficiency. Mayor of Bitou Local Municipality, Cllr Peter Lobese,... View post
South Africa asked on Friday for bidders to submit proposals to build coal-fired power plants as part of a string of initiatives launched this week aimed at ending chronic electricity shortages. View post
While the government and Eskom tried to explain the rolling blackouts, 13,000 workers at Eskom’s Medupi power station headed home for the December holidays reported the Sunday Times. View post
South Africa was hit Saturday by a second running day of massive power cuts as Eskom imposed the biggest rolling blackouts in almost seven years to keep its overstrained system from collapsing entirely. View post
While the South African lighting industry is currently experiencing an infrastructure-development-driven boom, Illumination Engineering Society of South Africa president (Iessa) Gustav Kritzinger, says that constraints to industry growth exist in... View post
Do we really use that much electricity by having our lights on at home? Although it’s not in the same league as your geyser, pool pump, stove and tumble dryer, research shows that in terms of lighting and electricity consumption in your home, the... View post