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Self-generation could help unlock economic recovery

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02 April 2020

The economy’s descent into recession has added pressure on the government to throw a lifeline to businesses constrained by Eskom’s load shedding.

Moody’s has forecast GDP growth of 0.7% in 2020, down from a previous forecast of 1.5% growth, partly due to the negative impact of widespread power cuts on the manufacturing and mining sectors.

The current onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, is a further shock that the economy will have to overcome.

So, what is the government doing to plot a way out of the energy crisis throttling economic growth?  Read more here

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