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  • AIDCEC: Electricity tariff increase will disrupt SA's automotive supply chain
    on February 25, 2021 at 2:17 pm

    The Automotive Industry Development Centre in the Eastern Cape (AIDCEC) says that the electricity tariff increase of 15% will slam the brake on the South African automotive supply chain's drive for greater levels of global competitiveness. Read more... | Send to a friend […]

  • Thinking of going renewable? Here's how to assess which option is best for your business
    on February 24, 2021 at 10:19 am

    It is no secret that South Africa's energy crisis poses a threat to almost every industry in the country. However, we are past the point of highlighting government inadequacies or what should have or could be done. The wisest way to reduce your vulnerability is to include renewable energy as part of your strategic future planning. This way, you can lessen your company's dependence on Eskom and increase your control over this important facet of your supply chain. Read more... | Send to a friend […]

  • Eskom's proposed tariff restructure is not all doom and gloom
    on February 22, 2021 at 8:00 am

    Tygue Theron, head, business development, Energy Partners Intelligence</span>While Eskom's recently tabled tariff restructure programme is drawing a fair amount of criticism, it may ultimately improve the landscape for renewable energy in South Africa. Read more... | Send to a friend […]

  • Electricity prices to increase by 15%
    on February 17, 2021 at 7:41 am

    [[www.123rf.com 123rf.com]]</span>The North Gauteng High Court has ordered that an amount of R10bn be added to Eskom's allowable revenue to be recovered from tariff customers in the 2021/22 financial year. Read more... | Send to a friend […]

  • #SONA2021: Eskom warns of power shortfall over next 5 years
    on February 12, 2021 at 10:15 am

    [[www.123rf.com 123rf.com]]</span>One day after the country suffered another bout of load shedding, President Cyril Ramaphosa once again reiterated the importance of a reliable power supply in growing South Africa's economy in his State of the Nation Address (Sona). But Eskom warns of a power shortfall over the next five years. Read more... | Send to a friend […]