With the cost of living at an all time high, residents of the Cape Flats say they are buckling under the pressure of new electricity tariffs. The City of Cape Town has implemented an increase that the energy regulator itself has condemned.
The Komati power station is meant to make a complete switch-off by the end of September this year but workers say that they have not been consulted and are not sure what is going to happen to them.
Diepkloof residents have vowed to continue their blockade of highways until Eskom engages them.
Cosatu’s plan to save Eskom slammed for missing the mark on renewable energy and community involvement.
To round off the year, Elitsha brings you some of the stories we covered this year.