Eishkom! Load shedding escalated to stage two
Eskom has escalated load shedding to stage two due to a further shortage of generation capacity.
JOHANNESBURG - Load shedding was escalated from stage one to stage two at 8:20am this morning due to increased demand and a further shortage of generation capacity.
POWER ALERT 2: Load shedding changed from stage 1 to stage 2 at 08:20 due to increased demand & a further shortage of generation capacity
- Eskom Media Desk (@Eskom_MediaDesk) June 12, 2015
The utility also said this was due to increased electricity demand and a shortage of generating capacity.
It added that due to cold weather conditions that have gripped the country for most of the week, there may be more power cuts.