In 2021, load shedding reached an all-time high in South Africa, with 1,130 hours of power cuts recorded. The country’s power supplier has admitted that its system hasn't been maintained and is unreliable and unpredictable. A lack of maintenance and old infrastructure means that load shedding will only worsen in 2022. Unfortunately, an unpredictable energy supply is unsustainable if you want to operate a profitable business. With no respite in sight, many companies, including those in the Field Service industry, are looking for load shedding solutions. Besides keeping track of the load shedding schedule for your area, you can follow these tips to keep your business operations going.
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