Industry bodies have welcomed news that the National Council of Provinces (NCOP) passed the Electricity Regulation Amendment Bill (ERA Bill) last week and are urging President Cyril Ramaphosa to sign it into law.

The bill will help reshape the electricity market and provide the legal framework to set up the structures needed to fully liberalise electricity trading in the country, thus breaking Eskom’s monopoly...

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