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Does South Africa face an electricity grid collapse?

http://www.thesouthafrican.com/does-south-africa-face-an-electricity-grid-collapse/

What causes a grid collapse?
Can’t SA just turn the power back on?
How long would the country be in darkness?

Avoiding a grid collapse

“For South Africans currently dealing with load shedding, the prospect of a blackout lasting weeks is frightening. But it seems that a total grid collapse is unlikely at this stage.

“A grid collapse in South Africa now is very unlikely,” said Kenny. “Load shedding prevents it…[U]nfortunately we are going to have load shedding for three years at least.””