Ted Blom, Director on Energy at Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa), says they are concerned and surprised that the government and Eskom are rushing the Nuclear deal.
It was announced on Tuesday by the Department of Energy that Eskom will fulfill the role of the procurement agency for the nuclear program going forward.
We were caught by surprise to the fact that the government is A: opposing the quotation factor, B: that they suddenly had the section 34 termination which was also signed in secrecy without publicity.— Ted Blom, Director on Energy at Outa
As far we are concerned the process is not correct and in due course we will make our position known as to what action we going to take.— Ted Blom, Director on Energy at Outa
Listen to Outa's argument on Nuclear deal below:
This article first appeared on CapeTalk : Why is Eskom rushing nuclear deal? - Outa