The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) has released the daily power cut schedule and the regions it will affect.
Accordingly, the country has been divided into four groups – A, B, C, and D – where each group will experience a one-hour long power every evening between 06 pm to 10 pm.
As per the released schedule, day-time time slots, too, have been assigned to each group. However, they will only come to effect depending on the demand and available generation capacity at a particular time, the CEB said.
Further, CEB requests all the customers to switch off non-essential electrical appliances between 06 pm to 10 pm so that CEB could minimize the demand curtailment.
The demand management will be carried out in Groups listed herewith: