WHY TARGET ESKOM?
OUTA believes that, as with so many of our state owned and Parastatal organisations, there are sufficient questionable practices a lack of accountability and transparency within ESKOM
THE COURT CHALLENGE
Court Application to Interdict 1 April 9,4% Tariff Hike
We believe that the National Energy Regulator of SA (NERSA), is currently applying its mandate and regulatory framework, in a manner that does not sufficiently tackle Eskom’s inefficiencies, allowing them to pass on their losses to the public, through unacceptably high tariff increases and bailouts by the state
WHO IS ESKOM?
Eskom is South Africa,s electricity supply company, generating +- 95% of South Africa’s electricity and +- 45% of Africa’s electricity. Eskom has as an electricity supply entity, distributes electricity to various users and distrubutors.
WHO IS NERSA?
South Africa’s National Energy Regulator authorised as a juristic person in terms of Section 3 of the National Energy Regulator Act, 2004 (Act No. 40 of 2004) to be the regulator of South Africa’s electricity.