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January 2016

Nersa starts tariff hike hearings, Eskom wants to recover R22.8 billion

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (Nersa) will start its public hearings on Monday as part of Eskom’s application to recover an additional R22.8 billion through an electricity tariff increase.

2016-01-18 19:56 by Pam (comments: 0)

Eskom bid could mean 16% tariff hike for consumers

All cities in South Africa will face an electricity tariff increase of at least 16% in July if Eskom is granted a R22.8bn adjustment for the 2013/2014 financial year, according to Leslie Rencontre, director of electricity at the City of Cape Town.

2016-01-18 19:27 by Pam (comments: 0)