Posts tagged as Matona

Eskom’s revolving door, endless scandals cloud SA’s energy future

  Eskom’s revolving door and constant scandals have not only crippled the state power utility, but hampered any meaningful debate on what energy technologies could shape South Africa’s economy. On Monday night embattled Eskom chairperson Ben Ngubane announced his exit, the latest in shock to hit the tumultuous state utility. While Eskom and South Africa’s […]

Eskom suspends executives ahead of independent inquiry

  Eskom’s chief executive, Tshediso Matona, together with three other executives, has been suspended while an independent inquiry is held into the operations of the utility. This was announced by Zola Tsotsi, the utility’s chairman at a hastily assembled press briefing on 12 March 2015. Matona is a recent appointee, having taken up his position on […]

CESA: Eskom is in good hands

  Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) has applauded the appointment of Department of Public Enterprises Director General Tshediso Matona, as the chief executive of Eskom, saying that Matona brings with him fresh ideas to resuscitate the ailing state power utility. The body is confident that he will come up with fresh new strategies to navigate […]