President Cyril Ramaphosa says restoring a reliable supply of electricity is government’s top priority
Energy expert Ted Blom says President Cyril Ramaphosa‘s assurance that electricity supply in the country will soon be back to normal will not end the inconvenience and disruptions that Eskom‘s ongoing blackouts are causing. The power utility says it will continue cutting power until Wednesday as it struggles with capacity shortages. Eskom says it has […]
Stats SA data shows mining production decreased by 3.3% year-on-year in January as pressure on the sector continues.
The rand has taken a 1.5% dive on the back of the European Central Bank’s decision not to hike rates and Nersa’s decision to allow Eskom a substantial 13.8% tariff increase.
Deputy President David Mabuza has attributed the shortage of electricity in South Africa to the rapid growth in population.