ESKOM and INDEPENDENT POWER PRODUCERS – What Is The Root Of The Problem?

To appreciate the quandary in which the South African Energy Sector [and with it, South African Industry as a whole] finds itself, we need to be clear on certain fundamental truths :... Read more »

New Dawn for IPP in SA ?

Minister Jeff Radebe on Thursday ended the impasse for South Africa’s Independent Power Producer (IPP) programmes after more than two frustrating years, announcing that project agreements for 27 stalled renewable-energy projects would... Read more »

Green Light for Eskom to Buy IPP Power

Johannesburg – The minister of Public Enterprises, Lynne Brown, on Friday gave Eskom the go-ahead to sign power-purchase agreements with independent power producers (IPP) who form part of SA’s independent power scheme. Brown approved Eskom’s... Read more »