Energy Intensive Users Group of Southern Africa

Nersa Queries Electricity Tariffs

2016-10-18T13:56:32+00:00 Alternative Energy News|

Municipalities make too much money from electricity sales, which could have dire consequences for industry, national electricity regulator Nersa warned on Friday. Nersa regulatory specialist Charles Geldard said National Treasury had been informed that the practice of cross subsidisation from electricity sales had reached a tipping point. He told Parliament's trade and industry portfolio committee that municipalities