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Stage 2 load shedding to hit SA on Thursday amid cold front

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Eskom will implement stage 2 load shedding from 16:00 to 21:00 on Thursday night.
Eskom will implement stage 2 load shedding from 16:00 to 21:00 on Thursday night.
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Eskom will implement stage 2 load shedding from 16:00 to 21:00 on Thursday night due to generation issues, combined with the severe cold weather, the power utility announced. 

"Unfortunately, a generation unit each at Tutuka and Medupi power stations were forced offline [on Thursday] afternoon, increasing the capacity constraints on the power system," Eskom said. 

"Further, a unit each at Medupi and Tutuka, that were expected to return to service this afternoon, have now been delayed, further contributing to the shortages." 

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