Eskom has said that while no load shedding is anticipated, the grid remains unstable and use of the energy-saving measure will only be implemented when "absolutely necessary".
No Load Shedding
SAnews.gov.za, 25 March 2019
With the electricity system gradually improving, no load shedding is anticipated for this week, says Eskom. Read more »
'Had My First Hot Water Shower Today and I Almost Cried' - Randburg Resident After 4 Days of No Power
News24Wire, 23 March 2019
After spending almost a week in the dark, residents of Darrenwood and surrounding areas of Randburg in Johannesburg are breathing a sigh of relief because their electricity has… Read more »
Eskom's national control centre (file photo).
Dirty Coal - Confusion Over Eskom's Plans for Its Coal-Powered Fleet
News24Wire, 24 March 2019
Although Eskom has decommissioning schedules in some of its documentation, it is not always reflected in the messages received by people on the ground. It is this confusion that is… Read more »
Dirty Coal - Inside the Battle Over Eskom's Coal Power Stations
Eskom's plans to decommission its old coal-powered fleet of stations is going to get dirty. Decommissioning them involves shutting them down forever - something Eskom cannot afford… Read more »
How Load Shedding Has Impacted Small Businesses
News24Wire, 22 March 2019
Small business owners in Braamfontein are concerned that they may have to close their businesses if rampant load shedding continues. Read more »
Eskom - Not Knowing What the Problem Is Is the Problem
Daily Maverick, 22 March 2019
Eskom has hit a brick wall and, by all accounts, no one in any position of authority can tell us why or how this has happened. Read more »
Senior sources within crime intelligence have confirmed to News24 that the police's crime intelligence unit is investigating whether the latest series of power outages around the ... Read more »
Eskom, South Africa's biggest power utility, has had crisis after crisis exposed over the years. They are R440 billion in debt (and counting) and are once again asking for ... Read more »
At the State of the Nation Address on February 7, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that Eskom would be unbundled into "three separate entities - generation, transmission and ... Read more »
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