Eskom introduced on Monday afternoon that it might implement stage 2 load shedding from 5pm till 10pm tonight.
The energy utility had warned earlier right this moment that it could implement load shedding at quick discover in the event that they skilled any extra challenges.
Said Eskom earlier on Monday: “While the power system has recovered sufficiently to fully meet the demand during the day, Eskom would like to caution the public that load shedding might be required at short notice during the evening peaks, should there be further breakdowns in current available capacity.”
Eskom additionally stated that they anticipate to return to service two technology items earlier than night to extend its capability and help with the night peak.
“Should any of these units fail to return as expected, the power system will be severely constrained, presenting an increased probability of load shedding at short notice. The return to service of a generation unit each at Matimba and Lethabo, as well as two units each at Hendrina and three at Tutuka power stations, have been delayed, increasing the evening peak constraints,” stated Eskom.
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