Eskom will increase the level of load shedding for Monday and Tuesday because it lost more generation capacity over the weekend.
Author: Promit Mukherjee
South Africa’s efforts to wean itself off coal will require funding of more than R1-trillion by 2030, a top government official said on Tuesday.
Eskom will continue power cuts until 5am on Saturday after many of its power plant units broke down on Monday and are now under repair.
South Africa has asked Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer to delay delivery of Covid-19 vaccines because it now has too much stock.
Naspers first-half profit climbed 11%, driven by a large contribution from Chinese Internet giant Tencent.
Eskom is on track to split its generation and transmission divisions by the end of the year, its CEO said on Friday.