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‘Risk of load shedding remains high this winter’ – Eskom

22 May 2020, 5:13 AM

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 […]

No load shedding expected on Monday

16 March 2020, 1:42 PM

Eskom says it does not expect to implement load shedding on Monday.

Stage 1 load shedding to resume on Sunday morning

15 March 2020, 5:35 AM

Stage 1 load shedding will resume at seven on Sunday morning.

Load shedding hits agriculture hard, says Agri Western Cape

14 March 2020, 8:32 PM

Agri Western Cape says load shedding is financially crippling the agriculture sector.

Load shedding downgraded to Stage 1

14 March 2020, 2:02 PM

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’s load shedding will decrease to stage two from Saturday morning

14 March 2020, 5:16 AM

Eskom says load shedding will decrease to stage two from Saturday morning.

Stage 4 load shedding set to continue until late Friday

13 March 2020, 5:17 AM

Eskom says that Stage 4 load shedding will continue until Friday evening.

Lack of maintenance by Eskom is reason for load shedding: Analyst

11 March 2020, 7:56 AM

Energy analyst Adil Nchabeleng says Eskom’s ageing infrastructure does not contribute to load shedding but rather the lack of maintenance by the power utility, along with the alleged decommissioning of power stations.

Stage four load shedding resumes at 9am on Wednesday

11 March 2020, 5:14 AM

Eskom says stage four load shedding will resume at 9am on Wednesday morning.


Eskom implements Stage 4 load shedding

10 March 2020, 2:30 PM

Eskom says technicians are working on tracing the cause of the trip at the nuclear power station, Koeberg outside Cape Town, that has forced the implementation of Stage 4 load shedding.



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