AVON Peaking Power hosted a stakeholder thanksgiving lunch and site tour of the Peaking Power Plant in Driefontien on Monday, 24 October.
The plant started commercial operation at the end of July and provides 670 megawatts to the national grid.
Avon entered into a 15-year purchase of power agreement with Eskom. The plant, which was constructed over a period of two years...read more
Recognising the dire state of the school, the plant developers spent more than R80 000 on fixing the school’s ceilings, floor tiles, kitchen renovations as well as general maintenance.With the euphoria of Mandela month still in air, Avon Peaking Power plant and their contractor, Ansaldo Energia recently renovated Osizweni school...read more
As South Africa heads into winter, the Department of Energy’s (DoE’s) thermal power plants may need some extra help to provide the country with sufficient electricity, especially during the evening peak. Consequently, under licence to the DoE, a consortium led by GDF Suez has awarded Ansaldo Energia and FATA a contract for the construction of two diesel-fired open cycle electricity generation plants.....read more
Avon Peaking plant’s new community liaison officer, Jabulile Motlhako, will work in
collaboration with stakeholders to develop sustainable projects which will benefit the community. Avon Peaking power plant, situated in Ilembe aims to improve their involvement with the Ilembe and KwaDukuza community....read more