Connect with us

Eskom

Eskom nightmare come true

Published

on

Eskom nightmare come true

Eskom nightmare come true. Energy experts and analysts caution that Eskom’s inconsistent electricity supply is driving users towards alternatives, potentially costing the utility millions, if not billions, in lost revenue.

Check Also: ZA Student Portal

Ongoing Shift to Alternatives

Former Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter highlights a fundamental flaw in Eskom’s operations, suggesting that South Africans may abandon the power company, leading to a customer base unable to afford electricity.

Current Demand Trends and Revenue Loss

Analysis of recent supply/demand data reveals a significant shift in energy consumption patterns. Load shedding and high tariffs prompt South Africans to embrace alternatives, resulting in a near-permanent shift in demand, translating to a substantial revenue loss for Eskom.

Impact of Demand Shift on Eskom Finances

The analysis indicates a drastic increase in demand destruction, potentially causing Eskom to lose 6.5% of sales in 2024. While the shift could reduce load shedding, it poses a financial challenge as Eskom’s tariff calculation methodology allows the utility to recover lost revenue in future rate hikes.

Conclusion

Eskom’s failure to address its operational challenges has led to a worrisome scenario, with consumers increasingly turning to alternative power sources. This shift not only jeopardizes Eskom’s financial stability but also places a burden on remaining users who may face escalating rates to compensate for the utility’s revenue losses. The need for a sustainable solution becomes more urgent as Eskom grapples with a potential loss of customer base and revenue.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Eskom

New Vacancies at Eskom

Published

on

New Vacancies at Eskom

New Vacancies at Eskom. Eskom, a leading energy provider, is seeking Storeperson Warehousing x2 to join their team in South Africa (Limpopo). Applicants must have NCV4/NSC3/Grade 12 at NQF Level 4 with 120 Credits and 2 years of relevant experience. Apply by 26 March 2024.

Check Also: ZA Student Portal

Minimum Requirements

  • Qualifications: NCV4/NSC3/Grade 12 at NQF Level 4 with 120 Credits
  • Experience: 2 years Stores and Stock management related experience

Skills and Competencies

  • Behavioural: Accountable, Proactive, Punctual, Consistent, Integrity, Honesty, Trustworthiness, Professionalism
  • Leadership: Team player, Motivating teams, Coaching, Mentoring, Developing
  • Knowledge: OHSA, Industrial Relations, Quality Control, Principles of Inventory Management, Legal Liability
  • Skills: Operate Material Handling equipment, Problem solving, Computer Literacy including SAP, Communication, Warehousing skills Program-Internal course
  • Attributes: High Level of Mobility, Physical attributes; No Mental or Physical constraints
  • Assessment: Industrial relations, Communication, Computing, Principles of Inventory Management, OHSA, Behavioural Competencies

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform Warehouse activities
  • Receiving function
  • Storage function
  • Issuing function
  • Conduct preservation activities
  • Operate the materials handling equipment as and when required
  • Adhere to the OHS act and health and Safety regulations
  • Perform administrative activities

Don’t miss this opportunity to join Eskom. Apply now and be a part of a dynamic team shaping the future of energy. View more jobs and apply at the Eskom careers page

Conclusion

Don’t miss out on the chance to join Eskom’s team and contribute to effective warehouse operations. Apply now to seize this opportunity for career growth and development.

Continue Reading

Trending