Grootvlei

Eskom is 200MW down after fire at Grootvlei

Eskom lost 200MW when one unit at Grootvlei Power Station caught fire yesterday morning, the utility reports in its latest system status bulletin. The Grootvlei Emergency Response Team reacted swiftly and extinguished the fire before it could cause...

Grootvlei Power Station reopens

President Jacob Zuma officially re-opened the Grootvlei Power Station, which will play a part in Eskom’s efforts to keep the lights on, writes Vicky Sidler. The reopening of Grootvlei and other build programmes will help to reverse the electricity...