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    Economic slowdown ends load shedding, not Eskom
    ECONOMIC SLOWDOWN ENDS LOAD SHEDDING, NOT ESKOM FIN24 By: Paul Burkhardt & Franz Wild 14 March 2016 http://www.fin24.com/Economy/Eskom/economic-slowdown-ends-load-shedding-not-eskom-20160314 Extract: After power cuts that crippled economic growth, South Africa has kept the lights on for more than six months and outages may not return in the next few years. The improved outlook is less about what Continue Reading...
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    Request for proposals on nuclear build scheme likely at end of March
    REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ON NUCLEAR BUILD SCHEME LIKELY AT END OF MARCH BUSINESS DAY By: Linda Ensor 09 March 2016 http://www.bdlive.co.za/business/energy/2016/03/09/request-for-proposals-on-nuclear-build-scheme-likely-at-end-of-march Extract: The Department of Energy is preparing to issue a request for proposals for the government’s 9,600MW nuclear build programme at the end of this month to test the market, director-general Thabane Zulu said Continue Reading...
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    Eskom war declared ‘over’
    ESKOM WAR DECLARED ‘OVER’ TIMESLIVE By: Bianca Capazorio 03 March 2016 http://www.timeslive.co.za/thetimes/2016/03/03/Eskom-war-declared-over Eskom’s “war room”, established at the height of South Africa’s energy crisis, has been closed down, parliament heard yesterday. Public Enterprises director general Mogokare Seleke told the parliamentary portfolio committee on public enterprises yesterday that the need for the crisis center no longer Continue Reading...
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    Nersa decision fair – EIUG
    NERSA DECISION FAIR – EIUG MONEYWEB By: Antoinette Slabbert 02 March 2016 http://www.moneyweb.co.za/news/south-africa/nersa-decision-fair-eiug/ Extract: Energy regulator Nersa’s decision to grant Eskom a 9.4% tariff increase for 2016/17 instead of the 16% it applied for, is fair says Shaun Nel, spokesperson for the Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) that represents Eskom’s biggest industrial clients./em>...
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    Business braces for Eskom cuts
    Business Report January 8 2015 at 09:52am By Siphamandla Goge http://www.iol.co.za/business/companies/business-braces-for-eskom-cuts-1.1802545#.VK5M6vmSwpA Extract: Johannesburg – Business is bracing itself for more disruptions in the coming week as the end of the festive season is set to put a further strain on Eskom, which warned on Wednesday that the risk of power cuts was rising as the Continue Reading...
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