Public hearings have wrapped and majority of the country have rejected Eskom’s proposed hike.
A major concern at public hearings into Eskom's proposed price hike was the plight of the poor.
Cosatu says poor blacks will be denied a basic service because they cannot afford the price hikes.
Salga says Eskom’s tariff hike may cause municipalities to cave under the financial pressure.
Eskom head Brian Dames says there’s a balance needed between Eskom’s electricity and financial situation.
A National Planning advisor says govt needs a more appropriate price path for Eskom's tariff hike.