News Relating to ESKOM

 

Whistleblowers: We need better protection

2018-08-15 16:40

The way whistleblowers are treated indicates that our internal systems are broken, argued speakers at Daily Maverick's The Gathering.  Read More »

Whistleblowers: We need better protection

2018-08-15 16:39

The way whistleblowers are treated indicates that our internal systems are broken, argued speakers at Daily Maverick's The Gathering.  Read More »

 
 
 
 

Unions make progress on Eskom's latest offer but deadlock over members being charged

2018-08-08 18:14

The two largest unions at Eskom have allegedly accepted a revised wage offer in principle, but have deadlocked with the power utility over another issue. Read More »

 

Unions make progress on Eskom's latest offer but deadlock over members being charged

2018-08-08 18:13

The two largest unions at Eskom have allegedly accepted a revised wage offer in principle, but have deadlocked with the power utility over another issue. Read More »

 
 

'High risk' of load shedding for next 30 days - Eskom

2018-08-03 16:45

There will be a high risk of load shedding until September, Eskom has said, as recovery teams start to get to work fixing damage the power utility says was caused by strikes.  Read More »

'High risk' of load shedding for next 30 days - Eskom

2018-08-03 16:45

There will be a high risk of load shedding until September, Eskom has said, as recovery teams start to get to work fixing damage the power utility says was caused by strikes.  Read More »

 

China loans: Explain the fine print, please

2018-08-03 07:10

Euphoria over money pouring in from China is premature until we know the crucial details - otherwise it may just be a Trojan horse, says Terry BellRead More »

China loans: Explain the fine print, please

2018-08-03 06:00

Euphoria over money pouring in from China is premature until we know the crucial details - otherwise it may just be a Trojan horse, says Terry BellRead More »

 

China loans: Explain the fine print, please

2018-08-03 05:45

Euphoria over money pouring in from China is premature until we know the crucial details - otherwise it may just be a Trojan horse, says Terry BellRead More »

Eskom avoids load shedding for Thurs evening

2018-08-02 20:32

'We thank our staff for working tirelessly and all our customers for using electricity sparingly during this period, assisting us to pull through the evening peak,' the power utility said in an evening update.  Read More »

 

Eskom avoids load shedding for Thurs evening

2018-08-02 20:32

'We thank our staff for working tirelessly and all our customers for using electricity sparingly during this period, assisting us to pull through the evening peak,' the power utility said in an evening update.  Read More »

Gordhan talks tough on Trillian, Regiments

2018-08-02 19:47

Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said the actions of controversial contractors Regiments and Trillian would be investigated by newly appointed boards of state-owned entities and the Judicial Commission of Inquiry into State Capture.  Read More »

 

Solidarity accepts Eskom wage offer, will do 'everything in its power' to stabilise power grid

2018-08-02 17:45

Solidarity is one of three unions locked in long-running wage negotiations with the power utility, which have recently moved to dispute resolution body the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration.  Read More »

Solidarity accepts Eskom wage offer, will do 'everything in its power' to stabilise grid

2018-08-02 17:45

Solidarity is one of three unions locked in long-running wage negotiations with the power utility, which recently moved to dispute resolution body the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration.  Read More »

 
 

No load shedding for Wednesday evening says Eskom

2018-08-01 20:09

The power utility, which earlier warned of up to four hours of stage 2 load shedding, says load shedding has been avoided for Wednesday.  Read More »

No load shedding for Wednesday evening says Eskom

2018-08-01 20:08

The power utility, which earlier warned of up to four hours of stage 2 load shedding, says load shedding has been avoided for Wednesday.  Read More »

 

Eskom warns of stage 2 load shedding

2018-08-01 13:15

While the power utility says it is hopeful that deadlocked wage negotiations with unions can be resolved at dispute resolution body the CCMA, it has advised consumers to 'plan on the assumption that load shedding will take place'.  Read More »

Eskom warns of stage 2 load shedding

2018-08-01 13:14

While the power utility says it is hopeful that deadlocked wage negotiations with unions can be resolved at dispute resolution body the CCMA, it has advised consumers to 'plan on the assumption that load shedding will take place'.  Read More »

 
 
 

Municipalities return millions to the fiscus, while drowning in Eskom debt

2018-07-31 07:08

Municipalities that owe Eskom millions of rands for electricity have had to send back municipal allocations for infrastructure and other purposes, much of which is not rolled over to the following financial year.  Read More »

 

Municipalities return millions to the fiscus, while drowning in Eskom debt

2018-07-31 07:08

Municipalities that owe Eskom millions of rands for electricity have had to send back municipal allocations for infrastructure and other purposes, much of which is not rolled over to the following financial year.  Read More »

Start planning for load shedding this week says Eskom

2018-07-30 14:53

Following a month without load shedding, Eskom warned on Monday afternoon that the power grid was constrained due to "instability at several power stations due to acts of intimidation".  Read More »

 

Start planning for load shedding this week says Eskom

2018-07-30 14:53

Following a month without load shedding, Eskom warned that the power grid was again constrained due to "instability at several power stations due to acts of intimidation".  Read More »

Treasury receives draft report on Tegeta, Eskom, Transnet

2018-07-29 10:15

National Treasury has received the draft forensic report on the alleged irregularities in the awarding by Eskom of a coal contract to Tegeta and in Transnet’s procurement of locomotives from China South Rail.  Read More »

 

Treasury gives parties 2 weeks to respond to Tegeta, Transnet locomotive report

2018-07-29 10:14

National Treasury has received the draft forensic report on the alleged irregularities in the awarding by Eskom of a coal contract to Tegeta and in Transnet’s procurement of locomotives from China South Rail.  Read More »

Make terms of Chinese loans to Eskom and Transnet public - Mills Soko

2018-07-28 08:15

Two Chinese banks concluded separate loans worth a combined R37bn with Eskom and Transet this week, but the interest charge on the debt has not been disclosed.  Read More »

 

Make terms of Chinese loans to Eskom and Transnet public - Mills Soko

2018-07-28 08:00

Two Chinese banks concluded separate loans worth a combined R37bn with Eskom and Transet this week, but the interest charge on the debt has not been disclosed.  Read More »

Make terms of Chinese loans to Eskom and Transnet public - Mills Soko

2018-07-27 23:07

Two Chinese banks concluded separate loans worth a combined R37bn with Eskom and Transet this week, but the interest charge on the debt has not been disclosed.  Read More »

 
 

Eskom wage talks continue amid tension over bonuses

2018-07-27 17:12

Eskom and worker unions remain locked in wage negotiations, alongside a warning from Numsa that a CCMA strike certificate might be considered if talks fail. Read More »

Eskom wage talks continue amid tension over bonuses

2018-07-27 17:08

Eskom and worker unions remain locked in wage negotiations, alongside a warning from Numsa that a CCMA strike certificate might be considered if talks fail. Read More »

 
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