Load Shedding Suspension Continues Through the Weekend

A Brighter Outlook


Key Update:

  • No Cuts Until Sunday: Eskom extends load shedding pause thanks to stable power generation and lower demand forecasts.
  • Capacity Boost: An additional 2,300MW expected back online by Friday.
  • Stay Informed: Further updates to come on Sunday afternoon.

Tonight’s Peak:

  • Demand estimated at 27,465MW, managed effectively by current supply.

Eskom’s proactive measures promise a hassle-free long weekend for South Africans, with a keen eye kept on the power grid for any necessary adjustments.

Accessing Load Shedding Schedules

We are pleased to inform you that accessing load shedding schedules tailored to your specific area is now simplified, thanks to Loadshedding.com.

How to Access the Schedule:

  1. Visit Load shedding Schedule.
  2. Enter your suburb name to view the schedule for upcoming days.

If you’re uncertain about your suburb’s name, kindly refer to Eskom’s Loadshedding Site for assistance.

Device Compatibility: The Loadshedding.com platform is optimized for a range of devices, including smartphones, tablets, laptops, and desktop computers.

Pro-tip: Bookmark your suburb on the site for quicker access in the future.

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