Eskom rolls out Stage 2 load-shedding

2020-09-01 08:01:00 AM

Eskom rolls out Stage 2 load-shedding #eNCA

Eskom rolls out Stage 2 load-shedding eNCA

Eskom warned that further deterioration of the system may mean load-shedding is escalated at short notice.

The utility is urging all South Africans to use electricity sparingly.

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Eskom warns of Stage 2 loadshedding from 12pm to 10pm on TuesdayEskom said that ten generation units at seven power stations suffered breakdowns in the last 48 hours. loadshedding

Stage 2 load-shedding effective from midday, risk of more cuts this weekBreakdowns in electricity generation have resulted in Eskom announcing an enforced power outage from midday to 10pm on Tuesday.

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"As the aged generation infrastructure is unreliable and volatile, this constrained power system is expected to persist for the rest of the week," Eskom's statement read.Email Share Cape Town - Embattled power utility Eskom said in a statement that it would implement Stage 2 loadshedding from 12pm to 10pm on Tuesday.Ten generation units at seven power stations suffered breakdowns in the last 48 hours, said the energy utility.Graeme Hosken Journalist Energy experts have warned that the small print in a contract to provide Eskom with power needs to be scrutinised to prevent further looting of its battered coffers.

The utility is urging all South Africans to use electricity sparingly. Source .“ It added that ten generation units at seven power stations suffered breakdowns in the last 48 hours.