In April 2019, Durban was hit by a storm wreaked havoc onto the surrounding communities, ultimately demolishing the properties and homes of many of its locals. Numerous walked away with countless injuries, while others were unfortunately not that lucky.
One of the many people severely traumatized from the horrific accident was Gogo Ninela – who’s home was on the verge of annihilation. Gogo’s home in Bhekulwandle was a two 1-room structure being shared by nine family members. To her devastation; once the storm had passed she was left with only 1 room remaining – which all nine members had […]
Here’s How to Make Sure You’re Buying the Best Smart Meter for Your Property
Smart meters are a type of electricity meter that can digitally send meter readings to the municipality or energy supplier. What’s more, these meters come with in-home displays, allowing the tenant or occupier to understand their energy usage better. Millions of South African homes and businesses already have smart meters installed.
With the ever-rising popularity of smart meter technology, more and more suppliers are flooding the markets with these meters. However, all smart meters are not the same. How […]
Harness the Excellent Benefits of Smart Meters in Your Properties
More and more South African property owners and landlords are switching to smart meters for their homes and properties. There are many reasons for this, some of which we’ll touch on here. For the most part, property owners want the hassle of dealing directly with the municipality when setting up their electricity removed. In the past, consumers had to go to their municipality when moving into a property, register for water and electricity on their name, pay a deposit and wait for them to be switched on […]
More and More Consumers Opt for Pay as You Go Electric Meters
South Africans from different demographics are choosing pay-as-you-go electric meters as opposed to the traditional route of dealing directly with their municipality for buying and supplying electricity. There are many reasons for this, many of which are incredibly beneficial to the end consumer. For one, these meters make it possible for consumers to view their electricity consumption in real time. While this may seem like a small feat, it certainly isn’t.
Giving users insight into the amount of electricity it takes to […]