Eskom’s road ahead is paved with load-shedding, warns chief executive

2022-01-27 02:11:00 PM
Eskom’s road ahead is paved with load-shedding, warns chief executive

Eskom's road ahead is paved with load-shedding, warns chief executive

Eskom's road ahead is paved with load-shedding, warns chief executive

Power utility Eskom has warned that the road to operational recovery and sustainability will be long and hard.

“As we continue to turn around the situation in less than ideal circumstances, we would like to caution against increasing criminal activities on our networks and our assets, which result in increased risks of customer interruptions, public safety concerns and financial losses.

Having been synchronised to the grid for the first time over December 2021, on 11 January 2022 Unit 4 of the Kusile Power Station achieved full load of 800MW. The unit is going through the testing and optimisation phase and will contribute intermittently to the national grid over the period to full commercial operation by July 2022, the state firm said.

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