Category Archives: City Index

Preferred Bidders for Renewable Energy Programme Announced

Energy Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson has announced the preferred bidders for phase four of the Independent Power Producer (IPP) procurement programme, who are expected to feed an additional 1 121 Megawatts to the grid.

The Minister’s …

Social Development on Departmental Branding on Luxury Cars [press release]

The Department of Social Development has noted with concern the photographs circulating on social media showing an Audi TT and other luxury vehicles displaying the department’s branding and National Coat of Arms.

The department would …

Load Shedding Enters Day Five

Eskom is implementing stage one of load shedding this morning.

The implementation which started at 06:00 this morning is likely to continue until 22:00 this evening.

This makes it the fifth consecutive day of rolling …

Minister Tina Joemat-Pettersson – Briefing On Expansion and Acceleration of the Independent Power Producer Procurement Programme [document]

Acting DG, Senior Management and Department of Energy (DoE) officials

Management and Officials of the DoE IPP office

Members of the media

Ladies and gentlemen

Welcome and thank you for joining us this morning.

Resolving …

Now MTN to Hit Users

NEWSWATCH: MyBroadband reports MTN has joined Vodacom and Cell C in hiking its prices, and the SABC might be a bit leaky… from the top, reports BD Live, and The New Age reports the national …