File: Motorists navigate their way as power supply is switched off during blackouts. AFP/Rodger Bosch
JOHANNESBURG - Stage 2 power cuts will resume at 6pm on Monday.
This comes as Eskom battles to replenish emergency generation reserves.
Unit 1 of Kusile & Matimba Unit 5 tripped, taking 1,300MW off the grid.
The utility said blackouts will continue as previously communicated and an update will be issued should the need arise.
#Stage2 #loadshedding will be implemented now at 18:00, instead of at 21:00 as previously communicated. Unit 1 of Kusile & Matimba Unit 5 tripped, taking 1300MW of the grid. Loadshedding will continue as previously communicated. An update will be issued should the need arise— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) October 25, 2021