Eskom trumpets local content in new generators

Business Report 22 August 2012.

Both parliament’s energy and public enterprises committees were visited by top officials from Eskom yesterday. Chief commercial officer Dan Marokane spoke of Eskom’s successes in complying with the law, and its aim of job creation.

From the inception of the “new build” projects, the total local content committed by suppliers amounted to R75.2 billion, which was 63 percent of the R121bn aggregated contract value so far, he said…