Where Is Eskom In Cape Town South Africa

What is a Eskom?

Eskom was established in 1923 as the Electricity Supply Commission (ESCOM). 

Where Is Eskom In Cape Town South Africa?

The Visitors Centre is situated about 30 km north of Cape Town along the R27 West Coast Road, just after Melkbosstrand. 

How many power stations does Eskom have in South Africa?

There are fourteen peaking power stations: gas turbine stations, hydroelectric (run-of-river), hydro pumped storage and wind with a total nominal capacity of 5 894.4MW’s.

How big is the Eskom industry in South Africa?

The utility ranks in the top 20 utilities worldwide by generation capacity and is the biggest producer of power in Africa. 

Approximately 95% of the electricity used in South Africa and 45% of the electricity used in Africa is produced by Eskom.