According to a report released by Primaresearch, Eskom’s power outages are not due to plant management and a lack of maintenance but rather the focus on staff costs and the need for Eskom to increase technical and engineering skills at power stations. Shamil Ismail, Director at Primaresearch joins CNBC Africa for more.
South Africa’s largest power utility Eskom has had its dirty laundry aired out to the public making it easy to see the faults that have led to Eskom’s malaise. However a research report released by Primaresearch dispels some of the issues that have labelled the demise of the company, as false. Shamil Ismail, Director at Primaresearch joins CNBC Africa for more.