Power will stay on


Govan Mbeki Municipality reached an agreement with Eskom on Monday, 9 May and according to Bheki Khubeka, Acting Head of Marketing and Communications at Govan Mbeki Municipality it will be finalised once all the necessary administrative processes has been finalised.
“The emphasis of compliance by the community with the Municipal Credit and Debt control policy on ensuring that services are paid in full within the prescribed time will greatly assist the municipality in honouring the debt with Eskom,” said Khubeka.

An electric light bulb shines 31 May 2007 in Paris. From 01 July 2007 on, due to the liberalization of the energy market, consumers will be free to subscribe to a private supplier or to continue with the current gas and electricity suppplier (EDF-GDF). AFP PHOTO JOEL SAGET (Photo credit should read JOEL SAGET/AFP/Getty Images)