Winter Load Shedding Likely

Eskom’s National Control Manager has indicated that the winter period could bring a worst-case scenario wherein South Africa could see up to 100 days of load […]

Uninterruptible Power Supply: All You Need To Know.

An uninterruptable power supply (UPS) or battery backup is a backup solution that provides power whenever your regular power source fails or drops below a set […]

Load Shedding Is A Systemic Issue.

South Africa has undergone more load shedding in the last two years than it has since the first introduction of load shedding in 2007. Over these […]

South Africa’s New Electricity Policy.

Last week a potential new electricity policy was published by the Department of Mineral Resources and Energy for public comment, following approval by the president’s cabinet […]

Stage 8 load shedding is a real threat!

Eskom may have to charge up to 30% more for electricity and implement stage 8 load shedding this year if they aren’t able to get exemptions […]

We Finally Installed Solar Panels

Connected house is now fully powered by the sun! After nearly a decade of research into solar power, building a smaller version at our previous smallholding […]