No load-shedding until 4pm, back to stage 1 for evening: Eskom

2020-09-08 09:24:00 AM

Electricity utility Eskom says it has returned some generation units to the grid, resulting in a suspension of enforced power cuts during most of Tuesday's work hours.

Electricity utility Eskom says it has returned some generation units to the grid, resulting in a suspension of enforced power cuts during most of Tuesday's work hours.

Electricity utility Eskom says it has returned some generation units to the grid, resulting in a suspension of enforced power cuts during most of Tuesday's work hours.

“However, please note that load-shedding will be reduced to stage 1 from 4pm-10pm tonight.”It added, “Eskom will continue to communicate any changes to the supply situation.”

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Former Eskom CEO details his sudden ouster from Eskom after five months on the jobTshediso Matona was appointed as the CEO of the power utility in October 2014 and less than six months on the job he was suddenly suspended following a board meeting chaired by then board chairperson, Zola Tsotsi.

Eskom to switch from stage 1 to stage 2 load-shedding on Monday afternoonEskom announced that stage 1 load-shedding will continue until Monday afternoon — before switching to stage 2 from 4pm.

Eskom to switch from stage 1 to stage 2 load-shedding on Monday afternoonEskom announced that stage 1 load-shedding will continue until Monday afternoon - before switching to stage 2 from 4pm.

Eskom downgrades loadshedding to Stage 1 for the rest of SundayThe move to Stage 1 means that the Cape Town will not experience load shedding for the remainder of Sunday.

Eskom downgrades load-shedding to stage 1Eskom announced on Sunday morning that it will down-scale load-shedding from stage 2 to stage 1.

Eskom scales down load shedding to stage 1

“As some units have returned since last night, there will be no load-shedding between 8am-4pm,” said Eskom.Email Share Former Eskom CEO Tshediso Matona has told the Zondo Commission that his sudden ouster from Eskom in 2015 may have have been motivated by sinister objectives.Eskom said stage 1 load-shedding will be effective from midday on Sunday to 10pm.Eskom said stage 1 load-shedding will be effective from midday on Sunday to 10pm.

“However, please note that load-shedding will be reduced to stage 1 from 4pm-10pm tonight.” It added, “Eskom will continue to communicate any changes to the supply situation. The commission will this week focus its hearings on Eskom.” TimesLIVE . It said stage 1 load-shedding would be suspended at 10pm on Sunday and resume at 8am on Monday until 4pm.