Energy Intensive Users Group of Southern Africa

EIUG comments on Eskom’s Financials

Access reports from www.eskom.co.za/IR2018/Pages/default.aspx While the Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) of Southern Africa is concerned about the state of finances at the public power utility (Eskom), Xolani Mbanga, CEO says that the group, which represents 40% of Eskom’s energy users, welcomes the transparency Eskom’s Board and management has shown in laying bare [...]

2018-08-01T20:52:27+00:00 July 26th, 2018|Media Release, News|

EIUG Comment On Proposed Strike By Eskom Unions

The EIUG is extremely concerned about the industrial action by Eskom employees.  This strike will be hugely detrimental to the fragile SA economy.  The EIUG’s 32 members who consume 40% of the electrical energy in the country, collectively contribute around 22% to the GDP of SA and neither they nor any other companies [...]

2018-08-01T21:17:38+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Media Release|

Eskom’s intention to take NERSA to court

The Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) notes Eskom’s intention to approach the courts to have NERSA’s tariff set aside.  EIUG represents very large energy intensive consumers in South Africa whose members collectively consume approximately 40% of South Africa’s electricity.  The organisation works towards a sustainable energy sector on behalf of its members. Xolani [...]

2018-08-01T21:27:48+00:00 June 8th, 2018|Media Release|

2018 Key Appointments in the EIUG and ITTCC

The Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) and its associated organisation, the Industry Task Team on Climate Change (ITTCC), have pleasure in announcing the office bearers for 2018, elected at the recent AGMs of the two bodies. EIUG Chairman is Tsakani Mthombeni, with more than 10 years of experience, currently Group Head of Carbon and Energy [...]

2018-05-21T09:16:29+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|Media Release|

EIUG represents big energy users in public hearings

EIUG REPRESENTS BIG ENERGY USERS IN PUBLIC HEARINGS, SAYS ANY FURTHER INCREASE IN TARIFF WILL EXACERBATE ESKOM’S DEATH SPIRAL The Energy Intensive User Group (EIUG) of Southern Africa is participating in public hearings this week to request NERSA not to allow Eskom’s application for increases. Says Xolani Mbanga, CEO of EIUG, whose members account for approximately [...]

2018-05-04T10:25:20+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Media Release, News|