ANALYSIS | 2021 on its way to being the worst year of load shedding SA has seen

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South Africa has a 4000 MW to 6000 MW electricity supply gap to plug.
South Africa has a 4000 MW to 6000 MW electricity supply gap to plug.
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The year 2021 may soon surpass 2020's record load shedding.

Eskom over the past week has escalated Stage 2 load shedding to Stage 4 - this given unplanned breakdowns on top of the power utility ramping up planned maintenance, which takes plants offline for longer periods.

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