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Eskom suspends load shedding

14 October 2021, 7:30 AM

Eskom says it has suspended load shedding with effect from 05:00 on Thursday morning.

Eskom announces stage 2 load shedding Thursday and Friday between 21:00 to 5:00

7 October 2021, 6:18 PM

Eskom will implement Stage 2 load shedding from nine o’clock tonight to five o’clock tomorrow morning to replenish its emergency generation reserves after breakdowns of generating units at several power stations. 

Eskom aims to finish work at Kusile Power Station by May 2022

22 June 2021, 7:24 PM

Only one unit out of six at the Kusile Power Station which is under construction in Mpumalanga is online and contributing to the national grid. Eskom management briefed members of the Portfolio Committee on Public Enterprises who conducted an oversight visit at the power station.

Govt notes load shedding presents massive risk to SA’s economy: Mantashe

11 June 2021, 6:39 AM

Mineral Resources and Energy Minister Gwede Mantashe says government has noted that load shedding presents a massive risk to the economy.

Pace of economic recovery dependent on ability to resolve energy crisis swiftly: Ramaphosa

10 June 2021, 1:36 PM

Ramaphosa has reassured South Africa that Eskom will remain the country’s main energy generator – despite announcing that Nersa’s licensing threshold for embedded generation projects will be increased to 100 megawatts.



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