Ceylon Electricity Board announces power cut schedule

Aug 18, 2020 (LBO) – Ceylon Electricity Board says they are currently experiencing a severe capacity deficit due to the unavailability of Lakvijaya Power Plant subsequent to the total power failure that occurred yesterday.

Ceylon Electricity Board added that they are compelled to manage the system in such a way that the demand is always controllable to maximum generation so that a stable power system is maintained throughout the country until situation is normalized.

Accordingly, the demand management will be carried out in Groups listed below.