South Africa’s power utility Eskom to implement #LoadShedding for a second day in a row

PUBLISHED: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 11:30:48 GMT
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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – South African state power utility Eskom said on Monday that it would implement controlled power cuts for a second day in a row because of a shortage of generating capacity.

Eskom said it would cut 2,000 megawatts from the national grid from 0700 GMT, likely until 2000 GMT.

Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Kim Coghill

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