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South Africa Electricity Supply Challenges a Turnaround Remains Uncertain

Over the past few months, South Africa has witnessed some positive developments in its power generation sector, offering a glimmer of hope amid prolonged electricity shortages. South Africa Electricity Supply…

Eskom Clever Strategy for a 9-Day Load Shedding Suspension

Eskom, South Africa’s state-owned power utility, has shown a notable effort to prevent load shedding from occurring between October 20 and 28, even as generation and plant performance were deteriorating.…

Addressing Eskom Multifaceted Challenges a Logo Redesign Among Many

Eskom, South Africa’s embattled state-owned power utility, recently unveiled its dire financial performance, with significant losses, increased load-shedding, and mounting municipal debt. Here’s a closer look at the challenges the…

World Bank $1 Billion Loan Welcomed to Address Load-Shedding Problems in South Africa

South Africa has received a $1 billion loan from the World Bank to address the nation’s energy crisis and facilitate a transition to cleaner energy sources. Experts offer their cautious…

Load Shedding in South Africa Progress Amid Ongoing Instability

South Africa has experienced a severe energy crisis in 2023, causing prolonged electricity shortages and threatening economic stability. However, a few factors have provided some relief during this challenging period.…

Eskom Announces Record R24 Billion Loss Amid Year of Unprecedented Load Shedding

Eskom recently unveiled its integrated results for the financial year 2023, painting a grim picture of the utility’s dire situation. Eskom Announces Record R24 Billion Loss Amid Year of Unprecedented…

South Africa Logistics Crisis a Greater Predicament Than Load Shedding

In South Africa, where frequent power outages have captured global attention, a logistics crisis may actually pose a more critical and intricate problem. Although the beleaguered power utility Eskom has…

City Power Takes Control Limiting Johannesburg Load Shedding Slots to Two Hours

From next week, City Power will manage load shedding in Johannesburg, a move aimed at limiting the slots to a maximum of two hours, even during Stage 5 and above,…

City Power Assumes Control of Load Shedding in Johannesburg Ending Prolonged Blackouts

Starting next Monday, City Power, the municipal utility of Johannesburg, will take control of load shedding operations in the city. This move aims to reduce the duration of load shedding…

City Power Takes Charge of Load Shedding After Parting Ways With Eskom

As rolling blackouts continue to plague the City of Joburg, officials are working on measures to ease the impact on residents and safeguard vital infrastructure while also aiming to reduce…

City Power to Take Control of Load Shedding Operations in Johannesburg

Eskom, the state-owned power utility in South Africa, is set to hand over the management of load shedding operations to City Power in most of the areas it supplies, starting…

Eskom Transfers Load Shedding Operations to City Power in Johannesburg

Eskom, South Africa’s state-owned power utility, will officially hand over the responsibility of load shedding operations to Johannesburg’s City Power for the majority of areas previously affected by blackouts, aiming…

Joburg Load Shedding to Transition to Two-Hour Slots as City Power Assumes Control From Eskom

In a significant operational shift, City Power will now manage load shedding, limiting slots to two hours, as it takes over load shedding operations from Eskom, effective November 6, 2023.…

Eskom Transfers Load Shedding Operations in Most of Johannesburg to City Power

Eskom, South Africa’s national power utility, has decided to delegate the responsibility of managing load shedding to City Power, a municipal electricity distributor in Johannesburg, starting in November. Eskom Transfers…

Eskom Light Maintenance Had Little to Do With Rugby Success

Eskom managed to keep the lights on for nearly 10 consecutive days, offering a welcome break from the persistent specter of load shedding. However, on Sunday, the unwelcome announcement of…