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Mahlako News

Meta Mhlarhi Comments on the Amendment of the Electricity Regulation Act

On 10 June 2021, the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, made an announcement on the amendment to schedule two of the Electricity Regulation Act. The amended regulations will exempt generation projects up to 100MW in size from the National Energy Regulator of South Africa (NERSA) licensing requirement, whether they are connected to the grid […]

Mahlako Financial Services announces a first of its kind R1,75 Billion Energy Fund

Johannesburg, 7 April: Energy growth is causally linked to the well-being and prosperity of a nation. Recognising the energy infrastructure gap in South Africa and the need to transform the sector, today Mahlako Financial Services, a subsidiary of the Mahlako a Phahla Investments, announces its maiden R1,5 billion energy fund that seeks to invest in […]

NERSA approves flagship energy wheeling project for Amazon

A flagship renewable energy project, commissioned by Amazon, is set to demonstrate the flexibility and convenience of procuring independent power through the electricity grid. The project will see 28 GWh of solar energy wheeled via Eskom’s utility grid from a solar farm in the Northern Cape to Amazon’s facilities each year. Energy wheeling holds tremendous […]