EVNHCMC: To reduce the power loss under 4.55%

According to the Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation (EVNHCMC), in 2016, the Corporation set a target of reducing the power loss under 4.55%.

2016, EVNHCMC strive to reduce power loss - Photo: Viet Anh.

Along with that the Corporation will reach out to the goals of collecting arrears caused by electricity use violations; reaching agreements with customers to move meters outdoors; managing well metering instruments, ensuring that 100% of electricity meters installed on the grid are within the assurance period.

To achieve these goals, EVNHCMC required its subsidiaries to focus on measures including: Improving the quality of management and operation of power grids, optimizing the system operation from the high-voltage grid to low voltage one.

Specifically, in January 2016, the subsidiaries shall complete the examination and handling of under-loaded and over-loaded transformers; over-loaded medium and low voltage lines; Accelerating the upgrade of 15 kV system to 22 kV system; continue to improve the quality of the management of energy metering systems, as well as software applications and new technologies for the management of reduction of power losses.

The Corporation also required its subsidiaries to promote the prevention of power stealing, illegal power connection; strive to fulfill goals of collecting arrears due to energy use of the year 2016; improve the quality of the management of energy indicators and further promote emulation and propaganda.


  • 24/01/2016 02:21