Showing posts with category "energy"

Here is the official petrol price for October

The Department of Energy has published the official fuel price adjustments for October, showing a minimal petrol prices decrease for motorists at the pumps.

October 4, 2021
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Energy

Big changes planned for Joburg electricity

The City of Johannesburg is in discussions to take over the supply of electricity in parts of the city from power utility Eskom, says newly-elected mayor Mpho Moerane.

October 4, 2021
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Energy

Oil could hit $100 and spur economic crisis, BofA says

The global energy crunch could help propel oil prices above $100 a barrel for the first time since 2014 and spur a global economic crisis, according to Bank of America.

October 1, 2021
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Energy

Here is the official petrol price for September – including a surprise levy

The Department of Mineral Resources and Energy has published the official fuel price adjustments for September, showing a nasty shock for petrol consumers in South Africa.

October 1, 2021
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Energy

The world’s richest countries consider spending billions to move South Africa away from coal

Envoys from some of the world’s richest nations met with South African cabinet ministers on Tuesday to discuss a climate deal that could see billions of dollars put toward ending the country’s dependence on coal.

September 29, 2021
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Energy

Let us in or we could cut you off: Eskom

Eskom says its customers have an obligation to grant employees access to their property for meter reading purposes.

September 28, 2021
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Energy

Warning over new petrol and diesel rules for South Africa

South Africa’s petroleum refinery capacity could become obsolete within two years, the South African Petroleum Industry Association (SAPIA) has warned.

September 27, 2021
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Energy

How much drivers tip petrol attendants in South Africa

The culture of tipping in South Africa reaches almost every facet of our services industry, with Telkom and Engen recently launching a new feature designed for tipping petrol attendants and Quickshop cashiers at Engen service stations.

September 23, 2021
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Energy

Soweto residents want R200 flat rate for electricity

Soweto residents are pushing for the introduction of a R200 monthly flat rate for electricity, as they cannot afford current electricity prices.

September 22, 2021
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Energy

Regulator gives approval to powerships in South Africa

The National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) has approved three generation licences for floating powership provider Karpowership SA.

September 22, 2021
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Energy

Here is the expected petrol price for October

Mid-month data from the Central Energy Fund (CEF) shows that fuel prices could decline in October, bringing welcome relief for motorists.

September 17, 2021
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Energy

FirstRand to cease financing of new coal power stations

FirstRand Ltd, Africa’s biggest bank by market value, is ending its funding of new coal-fired power stations immediately and will halt the financing of new projects to mine the fuel over the next five years.

September 15, 2021
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Energy