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South Africa: Western nations and China offer finance for grids

Issue 491 - 24 Sep 2023 - By Tonderayi Mukeredzi | 3 minute read

German development bank KfW has offered a €200m ($214m) loan to Eskom to help the state utility  improve transmission grids in the Northern and Western Cape, as western nations look to step up their support for South Africa’s creaking electricity system.

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