Mossel Bay was officially proclaimed a town in 1848 and in 1852 it became a Municipality
Electricity is purchased from Eskom at six intake substations with a notified maximum demand of 77,
5MVA and is distributed under a NERSA licence at voltages ranging from 230V to 66000V to various
industrial, commercial and domestic customers. The peak maximum demand at this stage is 65,6MVA
and there is spare capacity of 11,9MVA for future growth.