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Eskom: No Power to the People

This article was written by the Amandla Collective for Amandla! Issue 13 in March 2010; after it was announced that the electricity tariffs would increase.  The 25–26% increase in electricity prices over the next three years is a bitter blow

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Molewa: Come clean on emissions

MINISTER Edna Molewa’s public rebuttal of a civil society complaint to the public protector regarding the elaboration of desired reductions in greenhouse gas emissions denies any shortcoming. This simply affirms the need for intervention by a Chapter 9 institution. The

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Restoring ESKOM – what’s making it ill?

Restoring ESKOM –  what’s making it ill? (Paper presented by Jeff Rudin at an EG-SA meeting on Restructuring Eskom, 7 Sept 2016) Mention the word ‘Eskom’ and the standard response, once the eye-rolling and hair pulling is over, is the

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