VAAL TRIANGLE - The Emfuleni Local Municipality issued a notice giving an update on recent power supply interruptions, saying Cape Gate, Bophelong, Miami Sands and the CE areas of Vanderbijlpark are affected. ELM says the Cape Gate outage is due to a suspected breaker fault. A team was dispatched to assess the extent of the damage earlier this morning and technicians are on site. A team has also been dispatched to Bophelong Extensions to investigate the cause and restore power supply. The power outages affecting Miami Sands and the CE areas is due to a suspected transformer fault at the municipal substation. A team has been dispatched to investigate the cause and restore power supply. Emfuleni says no ETR is available at this stage for restoration of power supply to any of these areas. The municipality appealed for patience while technicians work to restore power, and apologised for the inconvenience. For more information, residents can contact the Electricity Control Room via WhatsApp on 065 871 7483.
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