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Eskom courts energy-intensive firms as it promises surplus to 2021 - Creamer Media's Engineering News

Eskom courts energy-intensive firms as it promises surplus to 2021Creamer Media's Engineering NewsDespite having connected more than 162 000 new customers to the grid in the last nine months, State-owned power provider Eskom has still experienced a 1%, or 2 252 GWh, drop in energy demand. For this reason, Eskom interim CEO Matshela Koko has ...and more »

Eskom now produces more power than SA needs‚ Ben Ngubane says - Daily dispatch;

Eskom now produces more power than SA needs‚ Ben Ngubane says - Daily dispatch

Daily dispatchEskom now produces more power than SA needs‚ Ben Ngubane saysDaily dispatchEskom has turned itself around and is now generating more power than the country needs‚ the power utility said on Tuesday. Chairman Ben Ngubane called on industries “to optimise on this excess capacity“‚ to invest and run businesses. “This is not a ...and more »

Eskom: We can meet any increase in electricity demand - Eyewitness News;

Eskom: We can meet any increase in electricity demand - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsEskom: We can meet any increase in electricity demandEyewitness NewsThe power utility held a system status briefing at Megawatt Park on Tuesday, where it assured South Africans that the company was doing well. FILE: Eskom's group chief executive officer (CEO) Matshela Koko. Picture: eskom.co.za. Eskom · Public ...and more »

Why I struggle to applaud Molefe and Eskom's 'achievements' - Citizen;

Why I struggle to applaud Molefe and Eskom's 'achievements' - Citizen

CitizenWhy I struggle to applaud Molefe and Eskom's 'achievements'CitizenIt's hard to clap for a solution that's a bit like solving a glove-shortage problem by chopping off people's hands. I'm no energy expert, but I still failed to feel much excitement today when Eskom told us about how South Africa's electricity cup is ...and more »

Eskom reports operational surplus energy capacity - Independent Online;

Eskom reports operational surplus energy capacity - Independent Online

Independent OnlineEskom reports operational surplus energy capacityIndependent OnlineJohannesburg – Eskom on Tuesday reported an operational surplus energy capacity averaging 5 600MW at peak this financial year, an achievement the power utility said could make the country meet any increase in demand until 2021. During the quarterly ...and more »

Eskom attributes surplus capacity to Brian Molefe - Eyewitness News;

Eskom attributes surplus capacity to Brian Molefe - Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsEskom attributes surplus capacity to Brian MolefeEyewitness NewsActing CEO Matshela Koko has paid tribute to his predecessor Brian Molefe for his efforts in turning Eskom around. FILE: Former Eskom CEO Brian Molefe. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Eskom · Brian Molefe · Public Enterprise Minister Lynne Brown · Acting ...and more »

Eskom now produces more power than SA needs: Ngubane - Times LIVE;

Eskom now produces more power than SA needs: Ngubane - Times LIVE

Times LIVEEskom now produces more power than SA needs: NgubaneTimes LIVEEskom has turned itself around and is now generating more power than the country needs‚ the power utility said on Tuesday. Save & Share. Tweet · Email · Print. Chairperson Ben Ngubane called on industries "to optimise on this excess capacity"‚ to ...and more »

Koko warns Anglo, Exxaro no restructuring without Eskom input - Mining MX;

Koko warns Anglo, Exxaro no restructuring without Eskom input - Mining MX

Mining MXKoko warns Anglo, Exxaro no restructuring without Eskom inputMining MXESKOM interim CEO, Matshela Koko, took a hard line stance with coal suppliers Exxaro Resources and Anglo American saying at the utility's quarter update today that neither would restructure without its input. He even suggested that instead of ...and more »