Eskom extends emergency measures to avoid blackouts

2013-11-20 13:25

State-owned power utility Eskom has asked its biggest customers to cut back use by at least 10% for a second day in a bid to avoid blackouts in cities.

“The outlook for today is more favourable than yesterday, but our reserve margins remain low and therefore we are still vulnerable,” spokesperson Andrew Etzinger said. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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