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Eskom is preparing a national blackout – conducted a national exercise

The scale of unplanned outages is so extreme that doing the planned maintenance would necessitate load shedding on a scale that would endanger the whole network, says an engineer involved in Eskom’s maintenance.

http://www.citypress.co.za/business/eskom-to-lose-more-power/

http://ewn.co.za/2015/03/30/Eskom-dismisses-claims-of-two-week-long-blackout

http://ewn.co.za/2015/03/29/Eskom-denies-planning-a-national-blackout

Eskom confirms that the price increase to be implemented on April 1 2015 to Eskom direct customers is still 12.69% and for municipalities will be 14.25% from July 1 2015