The City of Cape Town has warned its customers to prepare and ensure that they have purchased electricity for their prepaid meter boxes as the system will be temporarily unavailable. The system will undergo its routine maintenance on Monday the 20th January until Tuesday the 21st January. Mayoral Committee Member[…]
South Africa’s electricity provider Eskom said no load shedding was expected for the rest of the week as their emergency resources have been used to ensure that there was adequate generation capacity to meet the demand, but warned that the risk remained. “Despite a constrained and vulnerable system, no load[…]
The National Energy Regulator (Nersa) approved a 9.4% electricity hike for 2016/17 on Tuesday. Eskom submitted an application to Nersa in November last year to recover R22.8bn, which the utility said it used to avert load shedding. The decision comes after extensive consultation with government, unions, small and intensive users,[…]
Power utility Eskom on Wednesday called on consumers to switch off geysers, pool pumps and all non-essential appliances from 6pm to 8pm to prevent the need for power cuts. “The power system is severely constrained today and will remain so for the rest of the week,” chief executive Tshediso Matona[…]
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