Eskom in the Free State will implement load reduction in the Lejweleputswa District as of today, 26 August 2020.
According to the power supplier this comes to avoid overloading of the Eskom network and damage to their infrastructure in high-density areas that are prone to network overloading.
According to a statement by Eskom, the areas that will be affected are N1 section, Momentum complex area and Sunrise view, Total Garage.
The implementation of load reduction will take effect from 17:00 until 20:00.
Daily updates will be issued to the media and published on Eskom’s various social media platforms.
Customers should not log a fault during the load reduction periods and should treat all installations as live and dangerous.