Ramaphosa gets wheels turning to end Eskom strike

2022-06-30 12:31:00 AM

Ramaphosa gets wheels turning to end Eskom strike

Ramaphosa gets wheels turning to end Eskom strike

There have been high-level political interventions behind the scenes to end the violent labour strike

UPDATED29 June 2022 - 16:41As SA remains saddled with stage 4 and stage 6 load-shedding, high-level interventions are under way to ensure workers who have started to return after having embarked on an illegal and violent strike at Eskom will be satisfied with a revised wage offer expected to be tabled on Friday.

Business Day can confirm President Cyril Ramaphosa intervened on Tuesday to resolve the impasse in wage talks. This was after Eskom announced that sabotage and intimidation by striking workers resulted in a 90% stayaway at many power plants, which forced it to implement stage 6 load-shedding for the first time since 2019...

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WATCH | Eskom provoked workers into strike - NumsaNumsa says while it's not part of this industrial action, it understands the frustrations of workers. 💀💀💀💀💀💀😉 Numsa , one of the causes of this countrys economical problems . They wanted an excuse, now they have the sympathy of people.. We all have forgotten that they are the failures

EXCLUSIVE: No sense in Eskom investing in new plants, says De RuyterIt is difficult to make a case for Eskom to invest in new generation capacity when there are private investors who are willing to so, CEO says So says the king of loadshedding Agree, but there is sense in opening the floodgates of alternative energy and private generation Privatization - the only solution

Hajra Omarjee and Denene Erasmus UPDATED 29 June 2022 - 16:41 As SA remains saddled with stage 4 and stage 6 load-shedding, high-level interventions are under way to ensure workers who have started to return after having embarked on an illegal and violent strike at Eskom will be satisfied with a revised wage offer expected to be tabled on Friday.As a result of the unlawful strike, routine maintenance work had to be postponed.13 hours ago There remained a risk that the stage of load-shedding may have to change at any time, depending on the state of the power plants.On Monday, dozens of the power utility’s employees at the Duvha power station in Emalahleni, Mpumalanga, protested outside the facility, demanding better pay.

Business Day can confirm President Cyril Ramaphosa intervened on Tuesday to resolve the impasse in wage talks. This was after Eskom announced that sabotage and intimidation by striking workers resulted in a 90% stayaway at many power plants, which forced it to implement stage 6 load-shedding for the first time since 2019. It is important to note that the system will remain constrained and vulnerable to additional breakdowns while recovery activities are in progress,” it said.. “Load-shedding will be reduced to stage 2 until 5am on Thursday morning.. “This has compelled Eskom to continue taking precautionary measures to conserve emergency generation capacity and safeguard plants from damage. B 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. “As previously communicated, stage 6 load-shedding will be implemented from 4pm until 10pm this evening [Wednesday]. Eskom had 3,161MW on planned maintenance, while another 17,395MW was unavailable due to breakdowns. Already subscribed? Simply sign in below. . “Load-shedding will be reduced to stage 2 until 5am on Thursday morning.