A Power Hike for South Africa

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa has granted the country's energy giant, Eskom, an eight-percent electricity tariff hike. The power utility originally wanted a 16-percent increase which was opposed by many. Interest groups had earlier warned of job losses and even social unrest if Eskom's demands were met.

  • South Africa:   Eskom Gets 8 Percent Hike

    SAPA, 28 February 2013

    Eskom has been granted an eight percent electricity tariff hike, the National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) said on Thursday. Read more »

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