Loadshedding has been temporarily suspended until 17h00, Tuesday afternoon.
This after power utility Eskom issued a statement that seven generating units had returned to service, which helped ease power supply constraints.
Rolling blackouts hit the country on Sunday, leaving many South Africans frustrated without prior notification.
Loadshedding will resume between 17h00 and 22h00 tonight, with the rest of the week expected to improve as more units are brought online.
Eskom did however warn that loadshedding can still occur if the grid becomes