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Emalahleni Municipality

Jul 13, 2023

In the Mpumalanga province, South Africa, the Emalahleni Local Municipality is part of the Nkangala District Municipality. In Nguni, eMalahleni means “place of coal”.

Emalahleni Municipality

Eskom Loadshedding Today

Dordrecht

This town is situated in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. Founded by Baron Smiddolff, a minister of the Dutch Reformed Church, Dordrecht was established in 1856. A town of the same name was named after a Dutch city of the same name.

Emalahleni Municipality

Please note that all shaded areas will be times when the power will be off. Schedules are cumulative, i.e. stage 3 will include the times as scheduled for the preceding stages 1 and 2.

E.g. of how to read the schedule (i.e. example date and blocks shed)
If load shedding is declared for the 1st of month in this example then someone in Blouberg, Alldays Dorp would look at the corresponding date (as depicted in the picture below):

  • if Eskom declared Stage 1, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 2, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 3, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 4, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 5, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 6, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 7, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 21:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 8, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 13:30 AND 17:00 – 21:30

Notes

  • The load shedding timetable starts when there is a formal announcement from Eskom
  • To check what the position is of load shedding at any time, go to http://www.loadshedding.eskom.co.za
  • This is a monthly time table for load shedding.
  • Load shedding will begin with the declaration from Eskom. If you are scheduled from 16:00 to 18:30,
  • but loadshedding is declared at 17h00, you will only be load shed from 17h00 to 18h30.
  • If you are scheduled on a lower stage and a higher stage is declared, then your current time slot will be included in the higher stage

Indwe

A small town in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, Indwe is located in the Chris Hani District Municipality near Dordrecht. Indwe is located between Elliot and Dordrecht on the R56. The town was founded in 1896 after coal mining activities began in 1867. It became a municipality in 1898.

Emalahleni Municipality

Please note that all shaded areas will be times when the power will be off. Schedules are cumulative, i.e. stage 3 will include the times as scheduled for the preceding stages 1 and 2.

E.g. of how to read the schedule (i.e. example date and blocks shed)
If load shedding is declared for the 1st of month in this example then someone in Blouberg, Alldays Dorp would look at the corresponding date (as depicted in the picture below):

  • if Eskom declared Stage 1, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 2, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 3, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 4, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 03:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 5, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 6, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 19:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 7, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 11:30 AND 17:00 – 21:30
  • if Eskom declared Stage 8, this would mean he/she would be shed from 01:00 – 05:30 AND 09:00 – 13:30 AND 17:00 – 21:30

Notes

  • The load shedding timetable starts when there is a formal announcement from Eskom
  • To check what the position is of load shedding at any time, go to http://www.loadshedding.eskom.co.za
  • This is a monthly time table for load shedding.
  • Load shedding will begin with the declaration from Eskom. If you are scheduled from 16:00 to 18:30,
  • but loadshedding is declared at 17h00, you will only be load shed from 17h00 to 18h30.
  • If you are scheduled on a lower stage and a higher stage is declared, then your current time slot will be included in the higher stage

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