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Why RED 1 Failed

16 April 2008

In a follow-up question at last week’s press conference, a journalist asked about the failure of RED 1 (the first Regional Electricity Distribution agency) in Cape Town, and what the DA’s views were about restructuring the distribution of electricity. This is what DA minerals and energy spokesperson Hendrik Schmidt had to say:

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Videocast – DA Press conference on Eskom Restructuring

10 April 2008

The Democratic Alliance on Monday released a discussion document on Electricity Sector Reform – expanding on one of the longer-term proposals in our previous document proposing solutions to the energy crisis.

Below is a video excerpt of Hendrik Schmidt’s press conference, in which he sums up the key points of the document:

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