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EskomFreeState MEDIA STATEMENT Eskom intensifies interruptions to Renosterberg Local Municipality...

EskomFreeState

MEDIA STATEMENT

Eskom intensifies interruptions to Renosterberg Local Municipality

TUESDAY, 3 JULY 2018: After seven days of scheduled electricity supply interruptions due to non-payment, Renosterberg Local Municipality has not paid the amounts required for Eskom to suspend the interruptions. As a result, supply interruptions will be intensified from tomorrow, 4 July 2018.

Scheduled supply interruptions were implemented on 27 June 2018 due to Renosterberg Local Municipality's failure to honour its Eskom account for the bulk

supply of electricity. Phillipstown, Petrusville and Vanderkloof are affected by the interruptions.

The interruptions are effected based on the schedule below. Week 2 times will be implemented from tomorrow, 4 July 2018. If no agreement is reached by Tuesday, 10 July 2018, a daily 14 hour interruption will be executed.

Week 1 (27 June 2018 – 3 July 2018)

Monday to Friday

06:00 – 08:00

17:00 – 19:30

Saturday and Sunday

08:30 – 11:00

15:00 – 17:30

Week 2 (4 July 2018 – 10 July 2018)

Monday to Friday

06:00 – 09:00

17:00 – 20:30

Saturday and Sunday

08:30 – 12:00

15:00 – 19:00

Week 3 (11 July 2018 until payment agreement is reached)

Monday to Friday

06:00 – 20:00

Saturday and Sunday

06:00 – 20:00

Negotiations between Eskom and Renosterberg Local Municipality continue.

For more information and updates, customers can contact the Eskom Contact Centre on 08600 ESKOM (08600 37566).

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