Eskom warns of high possibility of load-shedding

File: Eskom asks customers to reduce demand by using electricity sparingly.

File: Eskom asks customers to reduce demand by using electricity sparingly.

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JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has warned of a high possibility of outages throughout Friday.

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The utility terminated its stage 2 rotational load-shedding at 5am Friday morning, 6 hours after the initial planned outage time.

This is due to unplanned breakdowns and low water levels at its pumped storage schemes among other issues.

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It says the outages are part of efforts to protect its power system from a total collapse.

Consumers have been urged to check their load shedding schedules on the Eskom or municipal websites.

Source
eNCA