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Soweto, Ivory Park affected as Eskom implements load reduction in four provinces

3 August 2020 6:00 PM
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In Gauteng, residents in many parts of Ivory Park and Soweto will be affected from 5pm until 10pm.

Eskom said on Monday it would implement load reduction in various parts of the country to prevent overloading on its network in high dense areas.

Provinces that have been affected include Gauteng, Kwazulu-Natal, Limpopo and Mpumalanga.

In Gauteng, residents in many parts of Ivory Park and Soweto will be affected from 5pm until 10pm.

Eskom started implementing load reduction to avoid overloading and damage to its infrastructure in high-density areas that are greatly affected by illegal connections, meter bypasses and vandalism.


3 August 2020 6:00 PM
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#EskomLoadShedding

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