Industrial, Commercial and Agricultural Load Management. During evening peak times, load management initiatives reduce demand in order to reduce congestion.
Using Load Management projects, customers’ peak load can be clipped or shifted in order to flatten their system loads. For demand reduction, industries must manage their activities without violating health and safety regulations.
Industrial, Commercial and Agricultural Load Management
The qualification conditions for project submissions are as follows
All sectors, except residential, can participate in the programme
0.5MW is the minimum size for load shifting or peak clipping projects
A single proposal can be submitted per site
Six (6) months must pass before the project can be implemented
Summer and winter evening peak periods are defined by Eskom as the targeted period for demand reduction
A 24-month sustainability period will be used to measure performance
There are templates and documentation requirements for proposal submissions
The following documents provide detailed information about the programme rules
Load Management Programme Documents
Load Management Application Templates
- Load Management Programme Proposal Template
- Load Management Letter of intent