Bangkok, March 25 – Hot weather results in electricity consumption in Thailand reached the highest number in 2023 yesterday (March 24), campaigning to reduce energy consumption together 60+ EARTH HOUR 2023 Turn off the lights tonight. 1 hour worldwide
The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) informed that from the very hot weather yesterday (March 24), together with various factories. Start the production machine to be ready before the Songkran holiday in April. As a result, the country's electricity consumption reached the highest level (peak) for the year 2023 yesterday at 3:35 p.m. The peak in the 3 electricity system was 30, 389 MW. Highest in 2019 before the COVID-19 outbreak and the peak in System 3 Electricity occurred in 2022 on April 28 at 2:30 p.m. at 33,177 MW, so the peak in 2023 has a chance to rise again accordingly. The weather is usually very hot in April-May.
The Metropolitan Electricity Authority (MEA) reported the highest electricity demand for the year 2023, which occurred on March 24, from 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at 8,676.54 MW and the highest electricity demand of the MEA (Max. Demand) occurred when Date 25 April 2019 at 13.30-14.00 at 9,525.93 MW
MEA invites all citizens to become one of the powers to reduce global warming 60+ EARTH HOUR 2023 by turning off the lights for 1 hour all over the world today (25 March) to change the behavior of using electricity with appreciation. Unplug, turn off the lights, turn off the air conditioner, turn off the fan and any appliances that are not in use. Together at 20.30-21.30
The MEA participated in the event held at the courtyard in front of the Bangkok Art and Culture Center, Pathum Wan District, between 25 - 26 March 2023. solar system ready to provide professional service Help build a solar system of standard equipment and a team of professionals trained And registered by MEA. There is a special after-sales service. Annual panel cleaning. There is an online system to monitor the power generation system.
Ready to showcase the EV service business (EV Charger) providing installation of EV charging systems by experts in electrical systems. professional work Main focus on safety With a team of skilled technicians ready to test the installation system by modern testing machines Including giving advice to answer questions about all aspects of using electricity .-Thai News Agency
Source: Thai News Agency