Our power system is under severe pressure. 28/12/2020 - 19:00

Lupus

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According to the numbers
Feedback from Evening Peak 28/12/2020 at 20:05
Total demand: 24 447MW
Number of OCGT's Utilised: 0
Renewable Generation: 1 282MW (Wind 981MW, CSP 301MW)
@Eskom_SA Available Generation Capacity: 27 492MW

The system was stable. It sometimes seems power alert gets it way off.
 

Pablo37

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Maybe the boss said you better make sure there's enough grid reserve to keep the supply stable for the refrigeration of the Covid vaccine.
 

Creag

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I get a nightly message that the grid imminently going to crash :unsure:
 

Creag

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And the day that there is a crisis, no one will believe them.
 

bobcpt

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My... Marelize, sort out the problem. It's been more than 10 years since load shedding started!
 
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