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Eskom suspends loadshedding until 4pm

8 September 2020, 9:30 AM

Eskom has suspended loadshedding from 8am this morning to 4pm this afternoon. However, power outages will resume at Stage 1 from 4pm until 10pm.

Loadshedding resumes, Stage 2 expected later

8 September 2020, 8:00 AM

Eskom says Stage one loadshedding will resume on Tuesday morning from 08:00 – 16:00. Some believe the power outages will continue until December.

Stage 1 loadshedding starts at 8am

7 September 2020, 6:07 AM

Eskom will continue with Stage 1 loadshedding from 8am. However from 4pm it will be escalated to Stage 2.

Loadshedding downgraded to Stage 2

6 September 2020, 1:00 PM

Eskom has downgraded loadshedding from Stage 2 to Stage 1, starting from 12:00 to 22:00 on Sunday night. The power utility says it will provide a further update on the status of the power grid later in the day.

Eskom says the power grid has stabilised resulting in loadshedding not being implemented

22 August 2020, 7:59 AM

Consumers have welcomed Eskom’s announcement that there will be no loadshedding this weekend.

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Loadshedding expected to continue throughout the week: Eskom

19 August 2020, 10:53 AM

Eskom says loadshedding is expected to persist for the rest of the week.

Eskom can’t avoid loadshedding due to power station breakdowns

19 August 2020, 8:12 AM

Eskom says having to resort to loadshedding amid cold and wet weather conditions around the country is regrettable.

South Africans should accept reality of loadshedding: Eskom

13 February 2020, 10:06 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa says  South Africans should accept the reality of loadshedding.

Loadshedding forces mining sector to cut production

10 December 2019, 2:53 PM

Operations have resumed at the Sibanye Stillwater mine in Theunissen in the Free State.

Loadshedding to continue throughout the week

10 December 2019, 12:37 PM

Eskom’s Chief Operations Officer Jan Oberholzer says the outlook for this week is to maintain loadshedding due to the persistent rain because of the coal handling challenges.



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