Eskom to implement Stage 2 load shedding

Eskom has announced that it will implement Stage 2 load shedding at 9pm on Friday until 6am on Sunday. This is due to the loss of an additional four units.

The power utility says there is a possibility of increased load shedding in the next 18 months.


Recommended

by NEWSROOM AI
Read More
#SONA2020:  On Eskom, SAA, land distribution, the NHI and dagga

#SONA2020: On Eskom, SAA, land distribution, the NHI and dagga

''Municipalities can procure their own power from independent power producers''. Highlights of SONA 2020

'We want Ramaphosa to remove the minister of load shedding'

'We want Ramaphosa to remove the minister of load shedding'

EFF spokesperson Vuyani Pambo says they are going to make sure President Cyril Ramaphosa does not speak.

'We'll be restructuring top team and bring in new talent' - Eskom CEO De Ruyter

'We'll be restructuring top team and bring in new talent' - Eskom CEO De Ruyter

Eskom CEO Andre de Ruyter tells Bruce Whitfield that Eskom is in a crisis but can be fixed.

Dark weekend ahead: Load shedding starts from 9 am today until Monday

Dark weekend ahead: Load shedding starts from 9 am today until Monday

The struggling power utility implemented stage two load shedding on Thursday night, saying the blackouts would last until at least 6 am on Friday morning.

Nigerian energy crisis to be resolved, dealing with the loadshed, Koeberg online

Nigerian energy crisis to be resolved, dealing with the loadshed, Koeberg online

Round up of the big issues out 702's John Robbie Show and CapeTalk's Breakfast with Kieno Kammies, Africa Melane standing in

Load shedding returns - zero guarantees for the end of the week

Load shedding returns - zero guarantees for the end of the week

The Midday Report - Where You Won't Miss a Thing

Popular articles
COVID-19 positive cases now 1,585, nine deaths confirmed

COVID-19 positive cases now 1,585, nine deaths confirmed

As stated by the Department of Health, this is an increase of 80 from the cases reported on Friday.

Could SA student's bug-killing coating innovation be applied for Covid-19?

Could SA student's bug-killing coating innovation be applied for Covid-19?

Michael Lucas on his self-sanitising technology and why it could also play a role in a post-pandemic world against superbugs.

'No amount of provocation by community should result in law enforcement abuse'

'No amount of provocation by community should result in law enforcement abuse'

Reverend Chris Nissen says more civil society monitoring is needed to keep the volatile lockdown situation in check.

Lockdown boredom draining your kids? Four simple ways to keep them entertained

Lockdown boredom draining your kids? Four simple ways to keep them entertained

From painting without brushes to whipping up yummy snacks, Nikki Bush has the lowdown on creative adventures for the youngsters.

Gen. Viljoen 'demobilised conservative resistance to transition' - Ramaphosa

Gen. Viljoen 'demobilised conservative resistance to transition' - Ramaphosa

FF Plus founder and former defence force chief General Constand Viljoen died on Friday at the age of 86.

Internet speeds should normalise: Repairs to 2nd undersea cable completed

Internet speeds should normalise: Repairs to 2nd undersea cable completed

Post-recovery checks have been done and Wacs is back in operation.

At least seven WC schools vandalised, burgled during lockdown so far

At least seven WC schools vandalised, burgled during lockdown so far

WCED spokesperson Bronagh Hammond urges communities to be on the lookout as much as they can within shutdown regulations.

[WATCH] Journalists soldier on updating the nation during lockdown

[WATCH] Journalists soldier on updating the nation during lockdown

Frontline heroes: Eyewitness News unpacks a working day in the lives of journalists during the lockdown.

COVID-19 claims two more lives and positive cases now sit at 1,505

COVID-19 claims two more lives and positive cases now sit at 1,505

Health Minsiter Zweli Mkhize briefed the nation from the Khayelitsha Hospital in the Western Cape on Friday afternoon.

Soul singer Bill Withers dies

Soul singer Bill Withers dies

According to a statement released by his family a short while ago, Withers died of heart complications.