We've got news for you.

Register on BusinessLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

The National Energy Regulator of SA (Nersa) says companies have expressed much interest in power generation following the government’s announcement in June last year of a 100MW threshold for companies to generate power for their own use. 

With an unpredictable electricity supply from Eskom, companies are increasingly looking at alternatives to save costs, ensure uninterrupted productivity, decarbonise their operations and decrease reliance on the national grid. This will unleash a wave of private investment in new generation projects that should help to keep SA’s lights on — and speed up the country’s transition to greener energy. ..

BL Premium

This article is reserved for our subscribers.

A subscription helps you enjoy the best of our business content every day along with benefits such as articles from our international business news partners; ProfileData financial data; and digital access to the Sunday Times and Sunday Times Daily.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems? Email helpdesk@businesslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00. Got a subscription voucher? Redeem it now