Why a takeover of Eskom's biggest coal supplier is sparking concern

Parliament is demanding stringent conditions for the R59 billion bailout to Eskom which was announced in July. The standing committee on appropriations has added that it wants government to look at other creative ways to fund struggling SOEs and not just gun for the fiscus.

In the meantime, the DA alleges that load shedding could be on the cards in the next few weeks with further concerns around the potential takeover of the utility's biggest coal supplier.

Business Day TV caught up with Energy Analyst at EE Publishers Chris Yelland for his views his views around where things are at.