Eskom, Huawei partnership to advance smart grid innovation

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – LEADING global information and communications technology solutions provider, Huawei, has announced a smart grid joint innovation partnership with South African  utility, Eskom, to accelerate digital transformation in the power industry.The transformation will be attained through the development of internet of things More...

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Eskom Board Chairman, Baldwin Ngubane
By On Monday, May 15th, 2017
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Eskom Academy upskills SME business owners

Eskom Board Chairman, Baldwin Ngubane JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – MORE than 100 small business owners have graduated in Midrand after completing the eight-month Eskom Contractor Academy course. The graduation More...

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By On Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
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Akon headlines African utility awards nominees

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL superstar, Akon, is among the nominees for the African Utility Week Industry Awards to be conferred in Cape Town South Africa later this month. The Senegalese-American singer, More...

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By On Monday, April 10th, 2017
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Anglo American sells Eskom thermal unit

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ANGLO American has announced the sale of its Eskom-tied domestic thermal coal operations in South Africa to a wholly owned subsidiary of Seriti Resources Holdings Proprietary Limited. The More...

Dignitaries (seated from left): Senior Manager for Industry Support at Eskom KZN, Lee Mchunu, Senior Manager for Asset Creation at Eskom KZN, Portia Papu, General Manager for Eskom KZN Operating Unit, Monde Bala, Acting Vice Chancellor of the University of Limpopo, Prof. Joe Nel, and Programme Manager for the Eskom Development Foundation, Steph Prinsloo
By On Friday, March 24th, 2017
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Eskom Academy invests in entrepreneurs development

Dignitaries (seated from left): Senior Manager for Industry Support at Eskom KZN, Lee Mchunu, Senior Manager for Asset Creation at Eskom KZN, Portia Papu, General Manager for Eskom KZN Operating Unit, Monde Bala, More...

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By On Friday, March 17th, 2017
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French funding aids Eskom’s investments in power grid

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – ESKOM and the French Agency for Development have signed a R6 billion (€400 million) multi-tranche framework agreement to support Eskom investments in the extension and reinforcement More...

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By On Thursday, March 16th, 2017
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Huawei offers African Utility Week platinum boost

CAPE TOWN, (CAJ News) – GLOBAL information and telecommunications giant, Huawei, has signed a platinum sponsorship with African Utility Week, the leading conference and trade exhibition for power, energy More...

Eskom Bophelong Mobile Health Clinic medical staff and learners at Sibongindawo Primary School, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. IMAGE SUPPLIED
By On Friday, March 10th, 2017
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Eskom Foundation venture delivers pupils from horror

Eskom Bophelong Mobile Health Clinic medical staff and learners at Sibongindawo Primary School, Emalahleni, Mpumalanga. IMAGE SUPPLIED MPUMALANGA, (CAJ News) – THE misery some South African children must endure More...

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By On Friday, February 17th, 2017
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Energy, technology added to industry awards

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THIS year’s African Utility Week Industry Awards will be bigger than ever following the addition of five more categories. These are Small-Scale Sustainable Energy Project, Innovative More...

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By On Wednesday, February 15th, 2017
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World Bank rates SA as suistanable energy leader

Solar panels JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – AN increasing number of developing countries, including South Africa, are emerging as leaders in sustainable energy with robust policies to support energy access, renewables More...