Posts tagged as BHP Billiton

Eskom and BHP Billiton dispute contract termination date

by Chris Yelland, Investigative Editor Differences in interpretation between Eskom and BHP Billiton in respect of the termination date of the electricity supply agreement for the Hillside Potline 1 and 2 aluminium smelters in Richards Bay, South Africa, could negatively impact Eskom’s balance sheet and income statement to the tune of billions of rands. Download […]

Dispute on contract termination date, with massive financial impacts for Eskom and BHP Billiton

by Chris Yelland, investigative editor, EE Publishers Johannesburg, 5 May 2013 Differences in interpretation between Eskom and BHP Billiton in respect of the termination date of the electricity supply agreement for the Hillside Potline 1 and 2 aluminium smelters in Richards Bay, South Africa, could negatively impact Eskom’s balance sheet and income statement to the […]

Eskom’s application to NERSA for review of the BHP Billiton electricity pricing agreements

by Chris Yelland, EE Publishers Johannesburg, 7 April 2013 In order to understand the application by Eskom to the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) for a review of the special electricity pricing agreements between Eskom and BHP Billiton for Hillside Potlines 1, 2 and 3, and the powers, authority and duties of the […]

Eskom, BHP Billiton and the secret commodity-linked electricity pricing deals

A presentation to the South African National Energy Association by Chris Yelland, EE Publishers Johannesburg, May 2011 Chairman of SANEA, ladies and gentlemen, I would like to thank SANEA for the invitation to present this evening. And this especially at a time when the media in the UK is becoming increasingly discredited and demonised in the ongoing scandal […]

PAIA Application

  Click here to download the full judgement by Judge Kgomo (2 MB pdf file) On 5 August 2011, Judge Kgomo handed down judgement in the South Gauteng High Court ordering Eskom, BHP Billiton and their business associates to hand over all documents requested by Media24 in terms of a Promotion of Access to Information Act (PAIA) application. This will reveal details of […]

Eskom, BHP Billiton and the secret electricity pricing deals…

by Chris Yelland, managing director, EE Publishers  To comment and respond to this article, and/or to any of the views and positions expressed, visit EE Publishers’ blog: “The best from EE Publishers…“, click on the article title, and respond.  Within a few weeks, Judge Kgomo of the South Gauteng High Court will rule on whether […]