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2016 Archive July to December
 
Unit 1 of the Kusile power station connected to the national grid - 2016/12/27
Labour Court confirms Eskom’s position for 2013/2014 wage offer - 2016/12/24
Two copper thieves to spend Christmas behind bars - 2016/12/22
“Eskom was truly meticulous…” – ConCourt - 2016/12/21
Eskom issues a no-obligation request for information for the South African nuclear new build programme - 2016/12/20
Medupi’s Unit 5 slowly inching towards commercial operation -  2016/12/20
Eskom competition helps Limpopo farm plant seeds for growth - 2016/12/19
Eskom’s public education campaign receives recognition from Department of Agriculture and Rural Development - 2016/12/18
Major victory for Eskom in electricity theft case -  2016/12/17
Another Medupi investment improves the lives of Shongoane residents - 2016/12/16
Eskom electrifies 2 500 homes in the Waterberg District - 2016/12/14
Eskom welcomes the confirmation by the Council for Geoscience that the Thyspunt site qualifies for the construction of a nuclear installation - 2016/12/13
Eskom energises a 500 MVA Transformer at the Ngwedi Substation near Rustenburg in North West Province - 2016/12/12
Eskom powers up households in Xikukwane Village - 2016/12/12
Eskom Foundation’s Bophelong Health Bus takes services to the elderly - 2016/12/11
Eskom Power Plant Engineering Institute student receives international award for best paper in renewable energy research - 2016/12/10
Eskom seeks justice for 29 deceased, 82 injured as a result of electricity theft - 2016/12/09
Fitch affirms Eskom at BBB-; revises outlook to negative - 2016/12/08
Eskom’s Contractor Academy wins prestigious award for strategic approach to CSI - 2016/12/08
Taking action against electricity theft - 2016/12/07
Newly-connected households in Limpopo’s Risinga View now switched on - 2016/12/06
Moody’s affirm the credit ratings of Eskom Holdings SOC Limited and assigns A2.za national scale rating - 2016/12/06
Eskom will continue to insist on procuring coal from 50%-plus black-owned coal miners - 2016/12/05
Be electricity wise and safe at all times - 2016/12/05
Residents of Lephalale’s Martinique Village now have the power - 2016/12/04
Christmas comes early for the Sinamuva day-care centre - 2016/12/03
The Vaal’s Golden Gardens now switched on - 2016/12/02
Eskom strengthens its Western Cape network - 2016/12/01
 
Minister Brown approves the appointment of Matshela Koko as Eskom’s Acting Group CEO - 2016/11/30
Nine copper thieves arrested in one week - 2016/11/30
Rural school in Mpumalanga now a happier place of learning - 2016/11/29
Eskom takes electricity theft education to KwaZulu-Natal - 2016/11/28
Power comes to the people of Marite - 2016/11/26
Eskom commissioned safety studies for the Thyspunt site - 2016/11/25
Standard and Poor’s downgrade Eskom’s long-term corporate credit rating - 2016/11/25
Camden power station ploughs back into the community through early childhood development - 2016/11/25
Eskom has no contracts with Trillian and associated companies - 2016/11/24
Regional interconnection key for energy security - 2016/11/24
174 homes switch on for the first time in Mechachaneng Village - 2016/11/23
Eskom welcomes the publishing of South Africa’s energy and electricity plans for public comment - 2016/11/22
Birding Big Day at Ingula - 2016/11/22
Eskom donates technology to enhance learning and teaching in a primary school - 2016/11/21
Electricity theft tip-offs growing in numbers - 2016/11/20
Illegal connections continue to endanger lives - 2016/11/19
Eskom condemns rumours of its GCE Brian Molefe’s arrest - 2016/11/18
Eskom brings joy to the residents of Ipopeng in the North West - 2016/11/18
Copper thieves busted - 2016/11/17
450 households receive electricity for the first time - 2016/11/16
Eskom engineer named SAIEE Engineer of the Year - 2016/11/15
Eskom Foundation helps improve learning environment at Mpumalanga school - 2016/11/14
Eskom to leverage advanced technology solutions for a reliable and sustainable grid - 2016/11/13
Eskom committed to continue investment in transmission infrastructure - 2016/11/12
Eskom GCE Brian Molefe voluntarily steps down - 2016/11/11
Media statement by Eskom's Group Chief Executive, Brian Molefe - 2016/11/11
Fight against electricity theft making headway - 2016/11/11
Eskom shows a significant turnaround in performance - 2016/11/10
Eskom re-establishing itself as a catalyst for growth - 2016/11/09
GO15 Annual Media Statement - 2016/11/08
Eskom and GO15 Reliable and Sustainable Power Grids - 2016/11/08
Eskom more than doubles electricity connections - 2016/11/08
Eskom manager scoops Risk Manager of the Year award - 2016/11/07
Eskom working on signing long-term supply agreements in the region - 2016/11/07
Eskom sets the record straight on its dealings with Glencore - 2016/11/06
Eskom capacity expansion programme on track - 2016/11/06
Eskom welcomes expressions of support - 2016/11/05
Eskom Board is firmly behind Eskom’s executive management team - 2016/11/04
Eskom’s response to To the Public Protector report - 2016/11/04
Eskom is now delivering excess electricity capacity to power SA’s economic growth - 2016/11/03
Getting electricity to your home - 2016/11/03
Electricity generation in South Africa - 2016/11/02
What is radiation? - 2016/11/01
Koeberg unit comes back on line after undergoing scheduled maintenance - 2016/10/31
Understanding radiation (Updated) - 2016/10/31
Final unit of the Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme synchronised - 2016/10/30
Farm workers happy to be connected to the electricity grid for the first time - 2016/10/29
Celebrating excellent youth entrepreneurship education - 2016/10/28
Eskom has no contracts with Trillian and associated companies - 2016/10/27
Eskom’s Drakensberg Power Station assisting with water risk mitigation in the Vaal River system - 2016/10/27
Medupi donates office and sound equipment to local Youth Groups - 2016/10/26
Eskom hosts Hydro Symposium at Ingula - 2016/10/25
Young innovative entrepreneurs bring renewable energy solutions - 2016/10/24
South Africa well equipped for nuclear energy - 2016/10/23
Mayoral welcome for Eskom’s Operation Khanyisa in Qwaqwa - 2016/10/22
Anti-electricity theft campaign targets Harrismith - 2016/10/21
Ingula wins engineering excellence awards - 2016/10/20
Prepayment loan advanced to Tegeta earlier this year has been repaid in full - 2016/10/19
Eskom Guardians in the Eastern Cape opening their hearts and wallets - 2016/10/19
Eskom contributes towards early childhood development in the Eastern Cape - 2016/10/18
Eskom competition winner gives back to her community - 2016/10/17
Eskom introduces electricity theft education to Free State learners - 2016/10/16
Members of the public are being alerted to a procurement scam using Eskom’s name - 2016/10/15
Eskom exceeds second quarter electrification targets - 2016/10/14
Illegal connections can be deadly - 2016/10/13
Pulling the plug on electricity theft - 2016/10/12
Nuclear as a baseload option - 2016/10/11
Eskom bringing health services to vulnerable school children - 2016/10/10
Eskom connects over 300 households in the Waterberg District - 2016/10/09
KZN learner wins top prize at the 36th Eskom Expo International Science Fair - 2016/10/08
Uncovered - The world’s next big thing showcased at International Science Fair - 2016/10/07
36th Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair begins - 2016/10/06
Eskom and University of Limpopo collect two international awards - 2016/10/05
Eskom secures 75% of its funding for FY2016/17 - 2016/10/04
Exposed cables pose a safety risk - 2016/10/03
Eskom signs an inaugural US$500 million credit facility with China Development Bank - 2016/10/03
People urged to check the wiring in their homes - 2016/10/02
Eskom assists Mpumalanga school with security improvements  - 2016/10/01
 
The years of blossoming, 1960 and beyond - 2016/09/24
The evolution of Eskom - 2016/09/23
Eskom’s expansion in the 40’s - 2016/09/22
Establishing Eskom’s roots 1930 - 1939 - 2016/09/21
The years of Eskom’s establishments 1923 - 1929 - 2016/09/20
Comment period extended for Eskom’s nuclear site licence applications - 2016/09/19
Koeberg unit going on scheduled maintenance - 2016/09/19
Eskom’s fight against copper cable theft gains momentum - 2016/09/18
Eskom employees embrace spirit of sinobuntu - 2016/09/17
Eskom prepayment contracts are for business needs and the benefit of its customers - 2016/09/17
Prison sentence should serve as a warning to electricity thieves - 2016/09/16
Eskom Foundation donates equipment to Ekurhuleni school - 2016/09/15
Eskom will engage Moody’s on ratings review decision - 2016/09/14
Increasing our human resource capacity through tertiary education - 2016/09/14
Cable thieves arrested in Bot River - 2016/09/13
Electricity theft poses serious threat to the growth of small businesses - 2016/09/12
The 2016 Business Entrepreneurship & Franchise Expo drew entrepreneurs and influential business owners from across the country - 2016/09/11
Last day for Business Entrepreneurship & Franchise EXPO - 2016/09/10
Medupi’s Unit 5 synchronised to the national grid - 2016/09/09
Minister Brown congratulates Eskom leadership for milestone at Medupi - 2016/09/08
Eskom appoints Andre Pillay as its Treasurer - 2016/09/08
Eskom competition recognises and rewards small businesses - 2016/09/08
Cable thieves arrested at Leeukop prison - 2016/09/07
Statement on Futuregrowth’s withdrawal from SOC funding (Eskom and Transnet) - 2016/09/06
Prepaid meter conversions in Soweto result in improved revenue collection of R39m over 12 months - 2016/09/06
Eskom women’s conference a success with history becoming herstory - 2016/09/04
Eskom takes part in African Bird Fair - 2016/09/03
Eskom extends comment period for its nuclear installation site licence application - 2016/09/02
Anti-electricity theft campaign steadily making progress - 2016/09/02
Minister Lynne Brown responds to decision on loans to Eskom and Transnet - 2016/09/02
Futuregrowth’s announcement does not place Eskom’s funding plan at risk - 2016/09/01
 
Third Unit of the Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme comes into commercial operation - 2016/08/31
Eskom intensifies fight against electricity theft in the commercial sector - 2016/08/31
Koeberg nuclear power station celebrates plant reliability - 2016/08/30
Eskom stands by its statement that it is cooperating with the National Treasury investigation - 2016/08/29
2016 inaugural Eskom women’s conference - 2016/08/29
Eskom continues to co-operate with the National Treasury on its coal contract probes - 2016/08/28
Electricity safety is everyone’s business - 2016/08/28
Eskom Business Investment Competition enters the final stretch - 2016/08/27
Eskom considers extending the comment period for its nuclear site applications - 2016/08/26
Eskom’s Rob Stephen elected president of Cigre - 2016/08/26
Eskom safety week enters its fourth day - 2016/08/25
Eskom’s application for the nuclear installation site licence in compliance with the National Nuclear Regulator process - 2016/08/24
Ingula’s second unit comes into commercial operation - 2016/08/24
Second unit of the Ingula Pumped Storage Scheme comes into commercial operation - 2016/08/23
Localised power outages in Tshwane resolved - 2016/08/23
Eskom urges South Africans to use electricity safely - 2016/08/22 
 Eskom academy empowering emerging contractors and suppliers with business skills - 2016/08/21
Eskom helps improve teaching and learning in KwaZulu-Natal schools - 2016/08/20
Eskom dedication and planning contributed to successful local government elections - 2016/08/19
Eskom’s North West Operating Unit gets mobile substations - 2016/08/18
The revenue allowed to Eskom for the 2016/2017 period in the approved MYPD3 remains unchanged by the High Court Decision - 2016/08/17
Eskom’s Maths and Science Programme producing results - 2016/08/17
Eskom notes judgement by Gauteng High Court on RCA decision - 2016/08/16
Eskom support for the Stellenbosch University bridging programme (SciMathUS) - 2016/08/16
Suspects arrested for cable theft - 2016/08/15
Eskom scoops top graduate employers of choice award - 2016/08/14
No load shedding for over 12 months - 2016/08/13
Eskom and trade unions reach wage agreement - 2016/08/12
DEPUTY MINISTER OF PUBLIC ENTERPRISES, BULELANI MAGWANISHE LAUNCHES TRANSNET AND ESKOM COLLABORATIVE MOBILE HEALTH SERVICE IN LADYSMITH, KWAZULU-NATAL - 2016/08/12
Eskom wins Standard Bank rising star award - 2016/08/12
Eskom’s operations not adversely affected by the current illegal strike action - 2016/08/11
Eskom’s Women Advancement Programme - 2016/08/11
Eskom obtains order interdicting employees from embarking on unlawful strike action - 2016/08/10
Eskom suspends three senior managers at the Koeberg Power Station - 2016/08/10
365 days of no load shedding - 2016/08/09
Eskom Expo for Young Scientists doing its part to develop inquiring minds of the youth - 2016/08/08
Eskom marks one year of no load shedding - 2016/08/08
South Africa’s nuclear experience and aspirations - 2016/08/07
Eskom warns public not to fall victim to bank scam - 2016/08/06
Levelised Cost of Energy - response to EE Publishers article on 21 July 2016 - 2016/08/05
Fitch recalibration of the sovereign rating methodology results in a downgrade for Eskom to ‘BBB-’ National long-term and short-term ratings affirmed; outlook is stable - 2016/08/04
Types of generating plant to meet electricity demand - 2016/08/04
Eskom committed to ensuring a continuous supply of electricity during elections - 2016/08/03
Eskom and the CSIR sign a new security agreement - 2016/08/02
Eskom’s Morris Maroga appointed President of the South African Institute of Welding - 2016/08/01
Eskom Foundation donates equipment to Ekurhuleni School - 2016/07/31
Eskom meets demand without use of OCGT during cold snap - 2016/07/30
Eskom upgrades Kiepersol substation to improve quality of supply in Hazyview - 2016/07/29
A 20-year power purchase agreement with Redstone Solar Thermal Power postponed until further notice - 2016/07/28
President Jacob Zuma officially launches Unit 4 of the Ingula pumped storage scheme - 2016/07/28
Eskom working hard to restore power in areas hit by inclement weather - 2016/07/27
Eskom meets evening peak demand despite cold snap - 2016/07/26
Communities urged to stop illegal connections, electricity theft and equipment theft - 2016/07/24
Parties urged to refrain from using electricity structures for campaign posters - 2016/07/23
Eskom and vulture interactions - 2016/07/22
Eskom assisting eMalahleni Municipality to restore power in Witbank - 2016/07/21
Eskom – Committed to electrifying South Africa - 2016/07/21
Eskom working to resolve supply interruption in Protea South - 2016/07/20
Eskom – a significant roleplayer in South Africa  - 2016/07/19
Eskom power outage at Midrand, Diepsloot Ext 7 and Ext 9 - 2016/07/18
Power outage in Soweto, Orlando West - 2016/07/18
Revealing secrets of the Ingula wetland - 2016/07/18
Klipheuwel research facility for wind energy technology to be decommissioned - 2016/07/17
Eskom’s childhood development programme benefits over 9 000 children - 2016/07/16
Energy Director-General visits Koeberg - 2016/07/15
Conversion of meters to prepaid has improved revenue collected by R61-million - 2016/07/14
Eskom’s support of SADC ensures economic growth across the region - 2016/07/13
Eskom achieves performance best on the transmission grid - 2016/07/12
Learning to be energy efficient from an early age - 2016/07/11
Setting the base for early childhood development - 2016/07/10
Eskom’s capacity expansion programme for growth - 2016/07/09
Eskom plans to install addition mini substation in Diepkloof Zone 1 - 2016/07/08
Nature of Eskom’s business and customer base - 2016/07/07
Eskom’s new build projects making steady progress - 2016/07/06
Eskom is on a sound financial and operational footing - 2016/07/05
Eskom - going beyond the basic supply of electricity - 2016/07/05
Power supply restored in Zuurbekom - 2016/07/04
A small town entrepreneur with big digital dreams - 2016/07/03
Public Enterprises Minister approves a below inflation remuneration increase for Eskom’s non-executive directors, defers increases for Eskom executives - 2016/07/02
Eskom achieves over 81%energy availability for the month of June - 2016/07/02
How does the electricity supply work and what causes interruptions - 2016/07/01