ARTICLES RELATING TO POWER OUTAGES

Many Joburg suburbs without power, despite 'no load shedding' assurances

2019-12-21 14:56

While Eskom has given assurances that there would be no load shedding on Saturday, many suburbs in Johannesburg and surrounding areas were without power.

The Eskom crisis and electric cars - how will blackouts affect first-time EV owners in SA?

2019-03-18 19:00

With winter approaching and Eskom in crisis mode, how will blackouts impact first-time electric vehicle owners?

Power cut causes big losses for businesses

2017-04-19 17:17

The days-long power outage in Pieter­maritzburg during the Easter weekend caused a lot of frustration and huge losses for many business owners.

No more load shedding for now

2014-11-03 09:03

South Africa is to be spared blackouts for the moment as no further load shedding is anticipated for the day, according to an Eskom spokesperson.

 

Joburg power woes: Inner city outage as distributor trips

2019-12-12 19:56

Jo'burg residents have had to contend with outages above and beyond the scheduled load shedding, as power trips hit multiple areas in the city.

Lengthy power outages in parts of city

2017-12-04 14:16

Several suburbs in Pietermaritzburg and parts of Howick were without electricity most of on Sunday after a technical fault at one of the transformers in the Town Bush area.

Residents want to claim

2017-04-18 13:38

Many Pietermaritzburg residents have slammed the City for what they say has been a lack of information on the progress in resolving the massive power outage that plunged large areas into darkness for two days over the Easter weekend.

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