Chairman of the Management Committee of the NRS Association of SA and former executive manager at Eskom Vally Padayachee says Stage 8 blackouts are a reality this winter.
His organisation is in the final stages of revising the country’s power blackout guidelines beyond Stage 8.
“We do anticipate that given the status of the current grid and we cannot guarantee that we would not go beyond Stage 6 let alone Stage 8,” he said.
The country is currently on Stage 6 power cuts until further notice.
Eskom said on Sunday this is due to the failure of several units that could not be returned to service.
Thuli Phongolo Withdraws Charges Against DJ Maphorisa
Award-winning musician and producer Themba Sekowe, affectionately known as DJ Maphorisa, has been granted bail of R4,000 and released after Thuli Phongolo reportedly withdrew charges against him.
The _Abelele _hitmaker was arrested Sunday night after his girlfriend, actress Thuli Phongolo, laid charges of assault at the...LEARN MORE