Category Archives: ESKOM

South Africa May be Undergoing the Greatest Economic and Political Shift Since 1994

South Africa may be undergoing the greatest economic and political shift since 1994

by David Cherry ,        23 January 2022

The near-collapse of Eskom—the beating heart of the country—which had been allowed to happen by a combination of incompetence and oligarchic malevolence, may soon be turned around, thanks to the Read the rest

Energy Conference: South Africa needs a balance between different sources of energy

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He pointed out that South Africa has developed Small Modular Reactors, which is ideal for not only South Africa but also for other African countries.

He stressed that South Africans are highly competent in the field and appealed to African governments to develop the political

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“Climate Change” A Weapon to Prevent Industrialization of African Economies: Expect Push-Back at COP 27 in Egypt

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What the West is demanding of African nations goes beyond hypocrisy; it is immoral and wicked.

“Climate Change” A Weapon to Prevent Industrialization of African Economies: Expect Push-Back at COP 27 in Egypt

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November 6, 2022

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South Africa: State to Take on Eskom Debt with Conditionalities

It is largely due to the tenacity of Minister Gwede Mantashe, his common-sense and commitment to refusing to bow down to the renewables lobby that Treasury under Ramaphosa is now seeing the light. Eskom is Everything to the South African economy.

Minister Gwede Mantashe, responsible for saving South Africa`s industrial Read the rest

Globalists Hold South Africa`s Power Producer to Ransom

Globalists Hold South Africa`s Power Producer to Ransom

by PD Lawton     28 October 2022

Recently announced facts, make it clear that the Globalists behind the Green New Deal/Great Reset, are indeed holding Eskom, South Africa`s power utility, to ransom.

South Africans are being threatened with increasing levels of power outages, … Read the rest

Eskom is robbing South Africans

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She added that Eskom is neglecting the base load because it is said the CEO has completely given up on Eskom power generation plants and that Andre de Ruyter has, in few instances, referred to Eskom as a “dead horse”.

Watch: ‘Eskom is robbing South Africans’

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Fossil fuels kill, but hunger kills faster, Mantashe tells conference

South Africans are very fortunate to have Gwede Mantashe, a polititian who actually stands up and fights for African economic development and against Eurocentric energy policies!

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“I see the protests outside this venue that said ‘fossil fuels a killer’, but I can tell you that hunger … Read the rest

Gayton McKenzie on Eurocentric Energy Policy”Europe has a Problem, not us”

Gayton McKenzie, South African self-made, super-successful entrepreneur and founder of the Patriotic Alliance says it is completely possible to resolve South Africa`s energy crisis within a very short time. He says that Europe is the one with the energy crisis, not South Africa which has sun, wind, nuclear, shale gas … Read the rest

Folly of capital allocation in SA for energy security

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In the Wall Street Journal on August 24, Richard Vanderford penned a piece, saying that Texas, in the US, had blacklisted BlackRock, BNP Paribas, UBS and other institutions for allegedly boycotting the fossil-fuel industry, the energy base of that state.

The stand taken by the state Read the rest