Eskom implements first load shedding in March
Published: Thursday, 14 March 2019
The controlled power outages could hit production at high-electricity users, including ferro-chrome smelters, and push prices up as a result.
By Janie Davies
South African state power utility Eskom has implemented load
shedding for the first time this month amid lingering power
constraints, sparking predictions of ferro-chrome price spikes
if the situation deteriorates.
Load shedding - controlled power outages - were last
implemented in mid-February and were reported to have...