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Chamber’s response to Eskom’s call for 25.3% increase

Public Enterprises Minister Lynne Brown has admitted that load shedding will cost the economy between R20 billion and R80 billion a month but that is just the start. Major power users who…

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Headline Producer Price Index (PPI) March 2015

Headline PPI  March 2015 The annual percentage change in the PPI for final manufactured goods was 3,1% in March 2015 (compared with 2,6% in February 2015). From February 2015 to March 2015…

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Eskom Has Been Warned

ESKOM was warned two years ago that its series of huge price increases would reduce the demand for electrity and that its sales would drop, but it ignored the warning says the…

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Renewable energy rises to the challenge

Eskom’s request for an annual 16% price increase for the next five years has put pressure on business. Forward-thinking operations are successfully switching to alternative power sources. Robyn Joubert reports. read more

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Dismay as Eskom seeks hefty increase

ESKOM’s application for electricity tariffs to be increased by 16% a year over the next five years will be inflationary and add pressure to an already burdened economy, business and consumer leaders…

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