Tag: André de Ruyter

Eskom CEO on the power utility’s latest round of load-shedding

South Africa has once again been plunged into darkness. Plagued by ageing equipment and maintenance issues, Eskom has seen breakdowns, triggering stage four of load-shedding this week. Today the power utility announced the suspension of two managers at its power stations. Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter joins CNBC Africa for more.

A baptism of fire for new Eskom boss Andre de Ruyter

While many South Africans are appreciating the fact that newly appointed CEO of Eskom, Andre de Ruyter is being honest about load shedding in the country and plans that are in place to move the struggling power utility forward but what does this mean for business and the economy? Energy Expert, Chris Yelland joins CNBC Africa for more.

Andre de Ruyter on tariffs, coal contracts & how to fix Eskom’s debt

CNBC Africa’s Karabo Letlhatlha joins us from Eskom’s quarterly operational update chaired by the newly appointed chief executive Andre de Ruyter

Eskom’s new CEO takes charge with power shake-up on agenda, what you need to know…

Eskom's new chief executive took charge of the struggling state-owned utility on Monday, embarking on the mammoth task of fixing South Africa's power deficit and restructuring a debt pile that has crippled the national economy.

Cabinet wants new Eskom boss De Ruyter to start work earlier

The pressure is on for Incoming Eskom CEO Andre De Ruyter as he is being urged by cabinet to start his role sooner than the 15th of January. As of recently, the struggling state owned entity has sent shockwaves through the nation with a load shedding crisis that has lasted for 2 weeks. Energy expert Ted Blom joins CNBC Africa for more.

Eskom is running out time to get its house in order – economist

Nedbank Economist, Dennis Dykes joins CNBC Africa to unpack Eskom's debt crisis and results.

Jabu Mabuza: How Eskom plans to tackle its debt

Eskom's debt pile continues to grow and currently stands at R454 billion and incoming CEO, Andre de Ruyter knows a thing or two about reducing debt. But is this a billion too far perhaps?

Eskom’s largest union’s ultimatum to Andre de Ruyter. If you want our support this is what you need to do…

Alhough union muscle flexing appears in vogue in the difficult South African economy; maybe it is time for the NUM to keep mum on this appointment. For now at least.