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ESKOM: SA Govt to discuss price indexation with coal sector to contain Eskom cost inflation

  • Date: 13-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Mining MX

THE South African government would ask the country’s coal producers to consider indexing the price of coal supplied to Eskom, the state-owned power utility, in an attempt to contain price inflation.

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ESKOM: Billions more in government funding is the only option left for Eskom

  • Date: 11-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Business Tech

Eskom chairperson Jabu Mabuza says that the power utility has run out of its borrowing abilities and that it’s only short-term option is to turn to government for support.

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ESKOM: Lack of clarity on S.Africa's Eskom illustrates policy uncertainty -Moody's

  • Date: 10-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Reuters

JOHANNESBURG, Sept 10 (Reuters) - A delay and lack of clarity about South Africa’s plan to break up ailing state-owned power utility Eskom to make it financially viable is the main example of policy uncertainty hampering the country’s turnaround, credit rating firm Moody’s said on Tuesday 

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ESKOM: Moody’s Says Fixing S. Africa’s Eskom Is Complex, Will Take Time

  • Date: 09-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Bloomberg

Fixing loss-making power utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd. is complex and it will take time for the government and the company to agree to a plan, according to Moody’s Investors Service.

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ESKOM: Eskom confident of avoiding load-shedding

  • Date: 06-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Engineering News

Creamer Media's Chanel de Bruyn speaks to Creamer Media Senior Deputy Editor Natasha Odendaal about the state of South Africa’s electricity system and whether the country faces more load-shedding over the summer months.

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ESKOM: South Africa's Gordhan Confirms Plan to Split Eskom

  • Date: 05-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Bloomberg

South Africa’s government is intent on putting embattled state power company Eskom Holdings back on a sustainable footing and will consult with its debt holders on any re-organization. The country's Public Enterprises Minister, Pravin Gordhan speaks exclusively with Bloomberg's Manus Cranny at the World Economic Forum in Cape Town. (Source: Bloomberg)

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ESKOM: South Africa's ailing Eskom faces emissions violations, could shut plants

  • Date: 04-09-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: Reuters

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa’s cash-strapped power utility Eskom could be forced to shut some plants if it fails to reduce emissions, its chief operating officer warned on Wednesday, raising the specter of further blackouts.

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ESKOM: Eskom death spiral of debt continues

  • Date: 18-08-19
  • Category: ESKOM
  • Source: My Broadband

Eskom “urgently” needs to borrow R10 billion to pay for a clean energy project, or face penalties on its World Bank loan, stated the City Press.

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