Black to reality ... and outages to get much worse


Black to reality ... and outages to get much worse

What we really need is even more load-shedding if Eskom is ever going to get properly fixed, says expert

AFP, Times Select Reporters and Angela Daniels

SA must brace itself. Load-shedding is back ... and it’s only going to get worse, much worse.

“The prognosis doesn’t look good for this week ... but from the 13th, it’s going to be disastrous,” Ted Blom, senior energy and mining and commodities strategist and tactician, warned on Sunday.

Blaming a “conveyor belt failure” at the Medupi power station, Eskom plunged SA into stage 2 load-shedding darkness on Saturday evening, and rolling blackouts continued on Sunday...

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