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
the following are some of the key points made by one of the world`s leading nuclear physicists, South African Dr Kelvin Kemm, in this super informative as well as entertaining presentation, given in South Africa in November 2022. Dr Kemm makes the point for nuclear energy as the future primary … Read the rest
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
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”.
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
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.