Update: Eskom implements Stage 3 rotational loadshedding

first_img For Eskom customers, these schedules are available on the Eskom website (http://loadshedding.eskom.co.za). Eskom customers can also contact our customer contact centre at 0860 037 566. UNDP China, CCIEE launch report to facilitate low-carbon development Generation Finance and Policy TAGSLoad shedding Previous articleKenya: Request for the provision of generatorsNext articleEskom Recloser Supply Contract Awarded to Australian and South African Partnership ESI Africa RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR The parastatal announced this morning that due to a shortage of capacity, rotational loadshedding will commence from 08h00 today and is likely to continue until 23h00. Read more: Re-introduction of loadshedding: Why is this happening now? Stage 3 calls for 3,000MW to be rotationally loadshed nationally at a given period. Loadshedding is conducted rotationally as a measure of last resort to protect the power system from a total collapse or blackout. Featured image: Eskom AFD and Eskom commit to a competitive electricity sector Low carbon, solar future could increase jobs in the future – SAPVIA “We continue to appeal to residents and businesses to use electricity sparingly during this period. Please switch off geysers as well as all non-essential lighting and electricity appliances to assist in reducing demand.” BRICS South Africans are experiencing day 4 of a nation-wide rotational loadshedding schedule, which Eskom confirmed will be in Stage 3 today. last_img read more