Eskom: the end or the beginning?

Our energy sector is in crisis. The Industrial Focus Portfolio Committee of the Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry will be hosting Catrina Godinho and Lauren Hermanus of Power Futures to give us insight into Eskom’s status, the proposed restructure and the future of the power sector in South Africa. We realise this is short […]

Eskom’s 5.23% increase is unjustified

Although we feel somewhat vindicated with the fact that Eskom was granted 5.23% versus the 19.9% initially requested, we feel that any increase still sends the wrong message to Eskom. There should have been no increase granted. Industry, and the consumer, can ill afford any increase in tariffs with an ailing economy growing at less […]