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SA’s long-term nuclear plan no solution to country’s short-term energy needs

South Africa’s national power grid will once again come under tremendous pressure this month as businesses and schools reopen after the holiday season, and will see electricity demands increase significantly. This follows...

Eskom withdraws participation from WEF

Eskom has withdrawn its participation in the World Economic Forum (WEF) 2015 event in Davos, Switzerland. “Chief Executive of Eskom, Tshediso Matona, and the rest of the executive team were...

“Eskom, get your house in order.”

Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene has called on Eskom to get its house in order, saying its problems are hurting the economy. Nene said he was “extremely concerned” about the situation...

Loadshedding is back

Eskom has announced via Twitter that it has implemented stage 1 loadshedding today. The tweet stated: "Eskom has started load shedding in stage 1 as of 11:05." "Due to the electricity demand...


SA could face a shortage of doctors due to controversial bill

The ANC’s much-maligned National Health Insurance (NHI) bill was tabled this week, to a fanfare of criticism and disdain. The government says it will provide...


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