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SA electricity tariff hikes to jeopardise 90,000 mining jobs

SA electricity tariff hikes to jeopardise 90,000 mining jobs

Gold and PGM sectors to be hit worst, with most operations already marginal or loss-making

Politics

25 MARCH 2019
South Africa electricity prices to jump 13.9%

South Africa electricity prices to jump 13.9%

MCSA previously warned of tariff hike threat to mining operations and jobs

Sustainability

07 MARCH 2019
SA's Nersa allows Eskom 5.23% price hike

SA's Nersa allows Eskom 5.23% price hike

The rise compares to a proposed 19.9% rise opposed by the CoM

Politics

18 DECEMBER 2017
Downgrade hangs over Eskom

Downgrade hangs over Eskom

Fitch Ratings has placed the utility on negative rating watch

Politics

21 NOVEMBER 2017
SA CoM opposes Eskom rate rise

SA CoM opposes Eskom rate rise

Chamber of Mines says tariff rise would have dire consequences

Politics

17 NOVEMBER 2017

Gold: rise and rise again

The gold price set new records in 2010, and continued to do so during the first three months of 2011....

Africa

08 APRIL 2011