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Load shedding costs up to R80bn a month

Mar 25 2015 11:00

Cape Town - Electricity cuts by ailing power utility Eskom cost the economy between R20bn and R80bn a month, according to a presentation by the department of public enterprises to parliament on Wednesday.

"Load shedding between stages 1 and 3 costs the economy anywhere between R20bn to R80bn rand per month," the presentation said.

eskom  |  load shedding  |  electricity  |  power crisis
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