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City Power implements load reduction due to high electricity consumption [SOUND]

# City Power started implementing load reduction in various areas of Johannesburg this morning to protect the grid. The measures include intensifying the implementation of ripple relay systems, cutting electricity to geysers, reducing load at high-consumption substations, and targeting illegal connections. Spokesperson Isaac Mangena says load reduction will occur during peak times in the morning, late afternoon and evening, and smart meter load limiting will begin in July: