Eskom has alerted its key industrial customers and has called on consumers to assist in helping reduce their load by a minimum of 10% as from 17:30 on Thursday 30 October.
In order to avoid rotational load shedding Eskom called on consumers to switch off geysers, air conditioners, pool pumps and all non-essential appliances.
Escalating costs of doing business and an emphasis on environmental sustainability are putting businesses in the commercial sector under increasing pressure to improve the resource, energy and operational efficiencies of their operations
Whether a commercial office complex, hotel chain, retail outlet, shopping centre, packaging plant or distribution centre, Eskom strives to increase awareness of energy efficient technologies, practices and solutions, and assist any type and size of business to save electricity and aim towards ‘environmental best-practice
Eskom’s load shedding schedules are available for Eskom direct customers on their Web site.
Customers can also contact their call centre 0860 037 566 for additional information.