Eskom announced load reduction on Sunday in districts in Gauteng, KwaZulu Natal, eMalahleni, and Ehlanzeni.
The power utility will be implementing load reduction during peak hours of Sunday afternoon from 17:00-22:00.
In Gauteng, the following districts will be affected:
Soweto: Bram Fischerville, Chiawelo, Dhlamini, Dobsonville, Doornkop, Emdeni, Jabulani, Lufhereng, Mapetla, Meadowlands, Molapo, Moroka, Naledi, Phiri, Protea Glen, Protea North, Protea South, Senaoane, and Thulani.
Vaal: Althea AH, Boipatong, Geluksdal AH, Kanana Park, Orange Farm, Powerville, Sharpeville, Tshepiso, Vanderbijlpark N.E.3, and Vereeniging.
Eskom Load Reduction Notice
Date: 26 July 2020
Time: 17h00 to 21h00 (implementation times)
Provinces: Gauteng, KwaZulu Natal and Mpumalanga
— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) July 26, 2020
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