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Eskom’s Andre de Ruyter seeks protection following threats over load shedding

Eskom’s Andre de Ruyter has had to hire bodyguards following threats against the CEO on social media. This is according to MyBroadband, which reports that in response to one of the threats, the chief executive has opened a criminal case against Vusi Khoza, the EFF’s KwaZulu-Natal leader. Khoza allegedly encouraged people to “hunt the ‘useless…

Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter says carbon capture is under consideration
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Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter says carbon capture is under consideration

Eskom CEO Says Carbon Capture Being Considered in South Africa By Adelaide Changole (Bloomberg) – Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd., South Africa’s biggest emitter of greenhouse gases, is evaluating the use of carbon capture at power plants as part of decarbonisation plans to transform the coal-burning utility. The process that captures carbon-dioxide emissions would need to…

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Andre de Ruyter gets death threats in drive to clean up Eskom corruption

Since taking over the reins at the embattled state-owned entity, Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter has managed to pay back over R90bn, reducing Eskom’s debt from R496bn to R401bn in just 18 months. Having just been cleared of racism charges laid against him by former chief procurement officer at Eskom, Solly Tshitangano, De Ruyter is…