Monthly Archives: March 2016

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Electricity – a pro-active role for municipalities!

By |2016-03-18T12:40:18+00:00March 18th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Energy Efficiency & Tariffs|Tags: , , , , , |

A role for municipalities in generating & distributing electricity - Issues appear to be political rather than regulatory & financial rather than technical?

NERSA grants ESKOM a 9.4% electricity price increase for 2016

By |2016-03-01T16:03:56+00:00March 1st, 2016|Categories: Blog, Energy Efficiency & Tariffs|Tags: , , , , |

NERSA the National Energy Regulator has announced a 9.4% tariff increase for ESKOM. Less than the 16% ESKOM applied for but still well above the consumer price index. Bad energy planning and political interference is costing us too much.