27 September 2023, 4:09 pm 1 minute
Reuters exclusively reported that Four of South African state utility Eskom’s 15 coal-fired power plants are breaching government emissions regulations as it pushes ageing facilities to their limits.
With power cuts expected to erase two percentage points from economic growth this year, she said Eskom is having to run plants harder and delay upgrades to keep generating power. Company-wide, Eskom’s particulate emissions last year were at their worst levels since the early 1990s.
Topics of Interest: EconomyEnergyGovernment
Type: Reuters Best
Sectors: Commodities & EnergyEconomy & PolicyGovernment & Public Services
Countries: South Africa
Win Types: Exclusivity
Story Types: Exclusive / Scoop
Media Types: Text
Customer Impact: Significant National Story