Type: Eskom

After a prolonged court battle, Eskom has received the OK from the Constituional Court to pursue a R60 billion under-recovery, widely expected to be achieved through tarriff hikes next year. Industry experts say this could be as much as 50% although... View post
Eskom CEO Brian Molefe has said that adding more independent power producers to the grid will raise Eskom’s cost base. View post
Eskom and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research signed a partnership which seeks to synergise the research capabilities of two state-owned organisations in support of Eskom’s strategic and operational needs. View post
Eskom is progressing well with the maintenance of its power generating plant whilst supplying the country’s electricity needs, but cautioned that its system outlook was tight. View post
Energy saving tips this winter With the winter chill enveloping most parts of the country, space heating will become the second highest cost-pusher of an average household’s electricity bill. Space heating and the geyser constitute 55% of an average... View post
“Eskom successfully completed 5 620 self-funded electrification connections as well as 1 080 farm-dweller connections in the 2014/15 financial year,” Eskom said. View post