BLSA lauds announcement on energy security and SAA partnership


POSTED ON: June 11, 2021 IN , , , , , , by BLSA

Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) welcomes yesterday’s announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa that the licensing exemption threshold for own generation under schedule 2 of the Electricity Regulation Act, (ERA) will be lifted to 100MW. The own generation threshold was higher than business had hoped for and means that firms such as mines and large industrial…

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Economic reform is for all spheres of society


POSTED ON: May 25, 2021 IN , , , , , by BLSA

By Busi
S&P Global Ratings’ decision to leave SA’s rating unchanged is a welcome relief

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Local isn’t just lekker – it’s essential


POSTED ON: May 24, 2021 IN , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
As business we welcome government’s push to boost localisation.

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BLSA CEO’s letter 24 May


POSTED ON: IN , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
South Africa’s economy needs structural reforms if we are to grow but progress remains frustratingly slow.

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Collapsing municipalities could be the final nail in Eskom’s coffin


POSTED ON: May 17, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Eskom’s problems are a result of a cocktail of factors.

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Eskom’s restructuring vital to secure energy future


POSTED ON: May 11, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Eskom’s restructuring is the only way to secure a stable and secure energy supply and put an end to 13 years of load-shedding.

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Unions are right to blame Eskom’s former management – but it doesn’t help


POSTED ON: May 10, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
Power shortages have been a major impediment to SA’s economic growth.

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SA’s energy expansion and the risk posed by tales of corruption


POSTED ON: May 4, 2021 IN , , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
The procurement of additional and clean forms of power remains a priority as Eskom struggles to meet South Africa’s electricity demand.

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BLSA CEO’s letter – 03 May


POSTED ON: May 3, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
It’s hard to quantify the economic cost of 15 years of energy insecurity in this country, writes @BusiMavuso2 in her weekly newsletter.

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Better managing our public healthcare infrastructure is vital


POSTED ON: April 22, 2021 IN , , , , by BLSA

By Busi Mavuso
When Covid-19 landed on our shores it was inevitable that the public sector healthcare infrastructure would be stretched beyond its capacity.

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