The Ceylon Electrical Power Board (CEB) states that there will certainly be no power cuts today (15) as the Ceylon Oil Company (CPC) has actually provided 3,000 statistics tonnes of diesel for power generation.
Nevertheless, the CEB likewise asked for the general public to utilize electrical power moderately as a result of the high need.
Lots of locations have actually been experiencing erratic power cuts over the previous couple of days. Versus this background, the CEB released a hands-on lots losing routine suggesting the moments and also locations where there might be feasible power cuts.
The CEB had actually warned formerly that disturbances to the power supply can be anticipated in the coming days if called for supplies of gas are not obtained to proceed the procedures at nuclear power plant.
The Ceylon Oil Company (CPC) had formerly claimed it is no more able to supply gas to the CEB on debt basis, nonetheless, it got to an immediate choice to to supply 1,500 statistics lots of diesel to the Ceylon Electrical Power Board (CEB) daily up until January 18, after thinking about the continuous scenario.