Streaming issues? Report here
Joanne Joseph 702 Gradients Joanne Joseph 702 Gradients
Afternoon Drive with Joanne Joseph
15:00 - 18:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield
See full line-up
Afternoon Drive with Joanne Joseph
15:00 - 18:00
Home
arrow_forward
Local

'Collective effort' needed to reduce chance of load shedding says Eskom

10 November 2019 10:52 AM
Tags:
Corruption at Eskom
#Eskom
#EskomLoadShedding

Eskom says it it will announce the prognosis for the coming week on Monday.

Eskom reports that there has been some progress in required diesel replenishment levels and water level improvement.

However, it cautions that load shedding at short notice could result if there are any "unexpected" shifts such as additional unplanned breakdowns in the system.

Eskom implemented stage 2 load shedding on Thursday into Friday after it lost three generating units.

RELATED: Eskom management to meet over potential weekend power cuts

The power utility has once again urged consumers to help reduce demand by using electricity sparingly.

It will announce the prognosis for the week ahead, on Monday.


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : 'Collective effort' needed to reduce chance of load shedding says Eskom


10 November 2019 10:52 AM
Tags:
Corruption at Eskom
#Eskom
#EskomLoadShedding

Recommended

More from Local

194af514-e1d8-4451-814a-61e0387bc2b2.jpg

Brrrr.... Gauteng braces for more icy weather

14 July 2020 1:52 PM

Forecaster Edward Engelbrecht says Gauteng is not going to experience as intense a weather as the Western Cape.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

cellphone-phone-mobile-device-woman-shocked-laptop-technology

Doomscrolling: What is it and why is it important to stop?

14 July 2020 1:45 PM

Mandy Wiener speaks to clinical psychologist Ruth Ancer about some of the anxiety experienced in the face of COVID-19.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

eskom-logojfif

ANC should use Eskom to prove that they can get something right - 702 caller

14 July 2020 12:14 PM

Listeners express their frustrations with the service from Eskom on The Clement Manyethela Show.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Coronavirus

UPDATE: Gauteng recoveries reach 33,514

13 July 2020 11:13 PM

The number of national recoveries so far is 138,241. The total number of tests conducted to date is 2.194,624.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Mask South African flag coronavirus Covid-19 lockdown 123rf

'It is up to compliance officers of public spaces to enforce wearing of masks'

13 July 2020 6:18 PM

Justice ministry spokesperson Crispin Phiri explains the motive behind government's decision to enforce the wearing of masks.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

160223Jansen2.jpg

Prof Jonathan Jansen urges Minister Angie Motshekga to cancel academic year

13 July 2020 6:04 PM

Jansen told Afternoon Drive Show that we should not 'be blind to the reality that we are not going to cover the curriculum'.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

domestic-work-1jpg

[LISTEN] 'Difficult to say how well domestic workers agencies are regulated'

13 July 2020 4:26 PM

UJ's Department of Sociology lecturer David Du Toit speaks to Joanne Joseph and shares his insights on outsourcing domestic work.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

coding

[LISTEN] How the annual GirlCode hackathon has opened doors for partcipants

13 July 2020 2:46 PM

Refiloe Mpakanyane speaks to one of the 2019 GirlCode winners, Nondumiso Ngcobo, as well as participant Andiswa Mkhonto.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200711weaponsgif

More arrests made after International Pentecostal Holiness Church hostage drama

13 July 2020 1:34 PM

SAPS national spokesperson Vish Naidoo and International Pentecostal Holiness Church's Mpho Makwana reflect on the incident.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200713-zindzi-mandela2jpg

'Zindzi was an activist in her own right and had a kind heart'

13 July 2020 1:00 PM

Minister Lindiwe Sisulu and Minister Naledi Pandor reflect on the life of Ambassador Zindzi Mandela.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward