Load Shedding 16.8.2015 09:53 am

Power system stable on Sunday morning

Picture: Thinkstock

Picture: Thinkstock

The power system is currently stable, enabling Eskom to perform maintenance without load shedding, the electricity parastatal said on Sunday morning.

However, a risk remained during the evening peak period of 5pm to 9pm when the demand for electricity would increase, Eskom said in a statement.

Eskom would inform customers should the possibility of load shedding intensify.

The company had been able to perform maintenance without load shedding for the past week; in line with its position to only resort to rotational load shedding to protect the power system and create space for critical maintenance, it said.

 

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