Eskom is now forecasting that there will be three days of load shedding during the coming winter period, from a previous forecast of thirty days before the lockdown. Eskom CEO Andre De Ruyter says Eskom’s debt still remains high at R450-billion and the company is still not able to generate enough revenue to meet its […]
Eskom says it does not expect to implement load shedding on Monday.
Stage 1 load shedding will resume at seven on Sunday morning.
Agri Western Cape says load shedding is financially crippling the agriculture sector.
Eskom says due to an improvement in generating capacity, load shedding will be downgraded to Stage 1 for the remainder of the day until 11 pm on Saturday evening.
Eskom says load shedding will decrease to stage two from Saturday morning.
Eskom says that Stage 4 load shedding will continue until Friday evening.
Eskom says stage four load shedding will resume at 9am on Wednesday morning.
Eskom has begun implementing stage 2 load shedding. The power utility says power cuts are likely to continue for the rest of the week amid further delays in efforts to return some power stations to service.
The power cuts began at 9 o’clock on Monday morning and will continue until Thursday. Eskom says an increase in the number of unplanned breakdowns at its power stations has necessitated the move.