The shift away from fossil fuels must generate alternative economic activities to avoid “ghost towns” forming, energy minister Gwede Mantashe said.
Power companies in Southern Africa are investigating the cause of an “unprecedented” system disruption that affected four countries.
Eskom management is increasingly blaming staff in public for load shedding, but fails to provide the basics for them to keep the lights on, according to trade union Solidarity.
Bitcoin and ether made record peaks in Asia trade on Tuesday, with enthusiasm for cryptocurrency adoption and worry about inflation driving momentum.
The number of active fibre-to-the-home connections in Telkom’s network has leapt past the number of legacy copper connections.
Despite a weekend report of an approach by MTN Group, Telkom shares were trading lower on Monday, implying investors don’t believe a deal is imminent or even possible.
Eskom’s power supply crisis is intensifying. The state-owned power utility has announced stage-4 load shedding from 1pm on Monday until 5am on Friday.
The International Finance Corporation has partnered withLiquid Intelligent Technologies to expand data centre capacity and roll out fibre-optic cable in Africa.
The Google parent breached $2-trillion in market value for the first time on Monday, fuelled by digital ads and cloud services.
Euphoric gains in Nvidia over the past month have made the stock one of the most expensive names in the red-hot chip-making industry.