Southern Power Corporation said that from the beginning of the year until now, the entire region managed by the Corporation has saved more than half a billion kWh of electricity, estimated to save nearly 565.3 million kWh for the whole year.
According to Mr. Nguyen Van Hop, Deputy General Director of the Corporation, from the beginning of the year, the Corporation has implemented many solutions to ensure stable electricity supply for socio-economic development in 21 provinces. South, both propaganda and promotion of efficient use of electricity in the power companies of the province.
The localities have installed public lighting systems that switch automatically according to the hour and season of the year. The lighting systems are also installed with two power levels, making it convenient to cut down on lights. Power companies assign staff to work with public lighting management units to advise on choosing the right lamps, manage the number of meters and closely monitor electricity output.
The provinces of Binh Thuan, Binh Duong, Tay Ninh, Long An, Tien Giang, Ba Ria-Vung Tau, Soc Trang, Bac Lieu, Hau Giang and Dong Nai are localities that perform well in saving electricity in public lighting. .
Power companies have encouraged management units and business households to reduce 50% of electricity output using billboards during peak hours and use energy-saving lamps.
Power companies have sent staff to work directly with production and business enterprises, advise customers to thoroughly implement electricity saving measures and use electricity in accordance with the actual load chart. as well as developing plans to use electricity to ensure production when power supply shortages occur.
At the same time, to closely allocate and monitor the electricity output of enterprises by month and week, minimizing power cuts due to lack of power.
The power companies also focus on propagating the use of electricity in households, using electricity safely and saving in rural areas, especially in areas that have just received electricity to sell to households. Power companies have signed regulations to coordinate with local mass organizations to advocate for safe, economical, efficient use of electricity and supervision of electricity use and electricity supply in the area. 21 southern provinces.