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How SA's tech firms navigate load-shedding pain

Local technology companies reveal the impact of Eskom's rolling blackouts on their businesses.

5:20
Wednesday

Renewables debate rages as Eskom woes deepen

Energy experts are at odds over the costs associated with coal versus renewables, as Eskom struggles to keep the lights on.

4:40

Distributed generation can resolve SA's power crisis

While wind and solar systems could reduce significant load on municipalities, they are currently undervalued in SA.

3:10

President exonerates renewable energy from Eskom woes

The challenges faced by Eskom are not caused by the independent power producer programme, says the president.

9:40
4 Mar

How IEC has leveraged tech ahead of elections

The Independent Electoral Commission moves with the times, introducing a system to allow political parties to submit their candidate lists online.

2:10

Govt unfazed by labour fears, commits to renewables

Cabinet pledges to continue the expansion of renewable energy amid strong opposition from trade unions.

4:50

Radebe defends R209bn renewables deals

The energy minister says renewables have attracted billions in investment, and rubbishes claims he has vested interests in the programme.

6:30
Feb 22, 2019

Numsa slams govt over renewable energy bias

The trade union plans massive strike and court action over the Eskom split, saying government wants to privatise the power utility to the renewables sector.

2:20
Feb 22, 2019

Mabuza announces Telkom exit ahead of Zondo appearance

Jabu Mabuza is stepping down as Telkom chairman in May and will today testify at the Zondo commission of inquiry into state capture in his capacity as Eskom chairperson.

4:10
Feb 19, 2019

Microsoft contract drama hurts EOH stock

The IT services company's share price fell over 10% yesterday as more details emerged about the cancellation of a lucrative Microsoft contract.

6:00
Feb 18, 2019

Top ICT tips for Mboweni's budget

Although Eskom is expected to dominate Tito Mboweni's budget, the ICT sector shares its thoughts on where the finance minister should turn his focus.

5:20
Feb 18, 2019

Renewables industry challenges Gordhan on contract re-negotiation

The sector is at odds with the minister's move to re-negotiate renewable energy contracts in order to alleviate pressure on Eskom.

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