Eskom implements Stage 4 blackouts due to further breakdowns

File: South Africans have grown used to frequent power outages. eNCA/Athi Mtongana

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has implemented Stage 4 blackouts until Monday morning.

That means you won't have electricity at least three times on Sunday.

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The power utility says further breakdowns at power stations necessitated the increase in power cuts.

They're also to conserve limited diesel stocks and to allow for dam levels in the pumped storage schemes to be replenished.


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