Eskom reported on their Twitter account that load-shedding will start tonight. The power supplier said the following on Twitter: “Eskom to implement Stage 2 load shedding from 22:00 tonight until 08:00 on Sunday”
#POWERALERT 2— Eskom Hld SOC Ltd (@Eskom_SA) January 4, 2020
Date: 04 January 2020
Eskom to implement Stage 2 loadshedding from 22:00 tonight until 08:00 on Sunday @SABCNewsOnline @IOL @eNCA @ewnupdates @CityPowerJhb @City_Ekurhuleni @CityTshwane @eThekwiniM @News24 @TheCitizen_News @GovernmentZA pic.twitter.com/HdJngew2h0
Newslite SA reported earlier that the power supplier was worried about the grid.
In a statement, Eskom says 15 921 MW of power generation was lost on Saturday morning due to faults.