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Tag: Electricity

Electricity price increases threaten farming sustainability

The ever-increasing electricity price threatens the sustainability of affordable food production. This was the warning Free State Agriculture (FSA) gave the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa). Dr Jack Armour, operations...

Eskom warns the public against electricity voucher scams promoted on Social Media

Eskom has been inundated with requests to conduct investigations into scams that purport to sell “cheap electricity” vouchers. This scam is perpetrated through promotions being advertised on social media sites Facebook...

Cape makes moves to leave load shedding in the past

The Western Cape has promised its residents that it will eliminate load shedding, and has already assisted 24 local municipalities and the City of Cape Town in their small-scale embedded generation...

SA government decides against electricity from powerships

To supply South Africa with necessary additional electricity, Karpowership SA Pty Ltd was granted permission to supply the country via their powerships. The Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries (DEFF) has...

Less risk of loadshedding for winter

As the colder months approach, the lights might just stay on for longer throughout winter and Capetonians can look forward to keeping warm. Thanks to Eskom’s “successful short-term maintenance programme during the...


New Cape Town initiative bolsters economic recovery

TO support local businesses across the board, from one-person SMMEs to corporates, a number of key public, private and NPO stakeholders are joining forces...


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