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Eskom applies to Nersa for a tariff increase

Eskom has asked the National Energy Regulator of South Africa for 15% tariff increase per year for three years, the power utility said in a statement on Friday.

2018-10-27 11:00 by Pam

Eskom gets the nod for R32.6bn in clawback tariffs

The National Energy Regulator (Nersa) has approved R32.69bn for Eskom's multi-year price determination Regulatory Clearing Account (RCA) applications – funds Eskom must recover due to an electricity shortfall or an escalation in operating costs.

 

2018-06-19 10:20 by Pam

SA electricity advisory accuses utility Eskom of trying to pass costs from corruption to consumers

A South Africa electricity export on Thursday accused power utility Eskom of trying to recover losses from corruption by further increasing tariffs levied on consumers by an estimated 30 percent before the end of 2018.

2018-03-28 17:03 by Pam

Latest blow from Eskom‚ which will plunge even more people into poverty

Consumers can’t afford any further increases in the cost of living and will be devastated by this latest blow from Eskom‚ which will plunge even more people into poverty.

2017-12-17 12:12 by Pam

Eskom seeks 19.9% hike in tariffs

Eskom's application for a 19.9% increase effectively means municipal customers could end up paying up to 28% more for power in July next year.

2016-08-17 15:25 by Pam

Eskom blames power outages on electricity theft

Eskom has blamed the recent power outages in Gauteng on overloading‚ which it says is the result of illegal connections and non-payment.

2016-06-17 10:04 by Pam