Tags : Electricity

Isan

Electrical lines and cables going underground in Korat

NAKHON RATCHASIMA: Workers on Saturday began removing power poles from some main roads in Nakhon Ratchasima as part of a project to move electrical wires and cables underground. Chumphon and Ratchadamnoen roads are the first two locations chosen by the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) for the “wireless city” project in the Northeast’s largest municipality. Full […]Read More

Phuket

Power outage in Thalang

PHUKET: The Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) Thalang office has announced that the electricity supply will be temporarily shut off in parts of Thalang on Thursday (Feb 21) as works are carried out on installing new high-voltage power cables. The area to be affected by the power outage, from 9am to 4:30pm, is from Kor En […]Read More

Technology

Mushrooms can now generate electricity: study

PanARMENIAN.Net – A regular shop-bought mushroom has been turned into an electricity generator in a process scientists hope will one day be used to power devices, The Independent reports. The “bionic mushroom” was covered with bacteria capable of producing electricity and strands of graphene that collected the current. Shining a light on the structure activated […]Read More

Phuket

Scheduled blackouts to hit Karon, Kathu and Thalang Town

PHUKET: Scheduled blackouts will affect major areas in Thalang, Karon and Kathu tomorrow (Oct 30) as works are carried out on installing new high-voltage power cables. The Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) Thalang Office has announced that areas in Thalang to be affected by the power outage, from 9am to 4:30pm, are along the western side […]Read More

News

Thailand’s Delay on Buying Lao Dam Electricity Could Trigger Rethink

Thailand’s national electricity authority has decided to delay a decision to purchase power to be produced by a controversial Mekong River hydropower dam. The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) said in mid-February that it has delayed a decision to purchase power produced by the Pak Beng Dam in Laos until an ongoing review of […]Read More

Phuket

Water and electricity shut-off tomorrow in parts of Wichit, Phuket

The Phuket Provincial Waterworks Authority has announced today (Oct 7) that water and electricity in areas of Wichit and Phuket Town will be shut off tomorrow, Sunday, October 8, due to high-voltage electrical works. The electricity and water will be shut off tomorrow (Oct 8) from 9am to 5pm. Full story: thephuketnews.com The Phuket NewsRead More

Pattaya

Pattaya City begins multi billion baht electrical overhaul

Leading business owners and prominent figures in Pattaya alike have been told that a 3-billion-baht overhaul of the Pattaya electrical system has begun. Speaking at the May 17 Pattaya Business & Tourism Association Meeting, PEA Pattaya manager Niruth Charoenchob said the utility currently is preparing for the massive construction job by building a new electric […]Read More

Pattaya

Crazy 92,000 Baht Electric Bill for 1 Month

A poor ChonBuri resident has taken to social media in an attempt to draw some attention and get some help regarding a crazy outstanding electric bill for 92,000 Baht. Mrs. Pranorm Imnsatyaphong, 55 years old, received her extortionate bill back in August 2016. Since then, extra charges have been put on top and the bill […]Read More