Eskom tariff increase could worsen their financial situation

In a presentation to the National Energy Regulator, Mr Sid Peimer, Executive Director of the Chamber, said tariff increases would make more Eskom customers decide to turn to solar power and this would erode Eskom’s customer base. “This is not a prediction. It is happening and at an increasing rate because it makes commercial sense. […]

Chamber welcomes plan by the City to help home owners buy solar water heaters

THE Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry has welcomed a new plan by the City Council to help home owners buy and install solar water heaters and pay for them through their rates accounts. “This is exactly what we need,” said Mr Michael Bagraim, President of the Chamber. “We are particularly pleased that the plan […]