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#Eskom COO, Jan Oberholzer, says 11 units have been shut down. This is based on a medium term outlook. He says they have decided to put some of them to sleep over the next five years, however, there could be a reconsideration #Loadshedding.

- News24


Eskom, government plans for Stage 5 and Stage 6 load shedding to stave off national blackouts

Stage 5 and Stage 6 load shedding imply shedding 5000 MW and 6000 MW respectively. For businesses and residential consumers, it means more frequent cuts of the same duration, depending on where you live and who supplies your power. Eskom's ...

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Stage 5 and 6 load shedding on its way – report

JOHANNESBURG - Eskom and government have reportedly started planning for stage 5 and stage 6 load shedding. According to Fin24, officials have warned there is a race against time to ensure that a national blackout and grid collapse does not happen.

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