The process to operationalise the National Transmission Company of SA (NTCSA) has crossed one of the final hurdles after Eskom secured bondholder consent from the last of eight affected lenders last week.

This is an important step, said electricity minister Kgosientsho Ramokgopa on Monday, in the restructuring of Eskom’s transmission division into a stand-alone entity and the establishment of the NTCSA, which allows for the liberalisation of the electricity trading market in SA...

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