• Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:29
    Egat approved to buy power from 11 garbage plants
    The Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) has given a green light for the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) to buy electricity from 11 community garbage-fuelled power plants in nine provinces, the secretary general of the ERC said on Wednesday.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 10 Mar 2019 17:00
    Egat prepares for sharp hike in summer power consumption
    The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) has estimated that power consumption during late April and early May would peak at 29,000 megawatts (MW), which is two per cent more than the same period last year.
    national
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
    Egat to ‘soon’ propose floating solar plants to Cabinet
    Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) will soon propose to the Cabinet its Bt2-billion pilot project for a 45-megawatt hydro-floating solar hybrid plant at Sirindhorn Dam in Ubon Ratchathani province.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 01:00
    EGAT TO CUT WORKERS
    The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) plans to cut its staff number from 21,000 to 15,000 in 2023 under a business restructuring plan, said Witoon Kulcharoenwirat, chairman of board after a meeting yesterday.
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  • Sat, 30 Jun 2018 01:00
    TRIS EGAT ASSIGNED “AAA”IN COMPANY RATING
    TRIS Rating has affirmed the company rating of Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) at “AAA”.
    Corporate
  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
    RPS will not dilute roles of power agenies 
    The planned Regional Power System (RPS) will not decrease the roles of the Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) and the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat), said EnergyMinister Siri Jirapongphan.
    Economy
  • Wed, 06 Jun 2018 01:00
    EGAT POWER PLAN BACKED
    The Cabinet yesterday approved a plan for the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) to buy power from private producers under its Bt7.25-billion power transmission system project.
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  • Mon, 21 May 2018 16:14
    Siam Commercial, Egat sign deal for digital development to ease LG issuance process 
    Siam Commercial Bank and the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) recently inked a cooperative deal for digital LG development.
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  • Mon, 19 Mar 2018 03:00
    Evacuations considered as landslides fell power poles and close road at Egat’s Lampang mine
    LANDSLIDES HAVE continued in a waste dump zone at the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) Mae Moh mine in Lampang province.
    national
  • Thu, 01 Mar 2018 01:00
    Egat union slams minister over coal decision
    ABOUT 130 black-clad members of the labour union of the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) protested against Energy Minister Siri Jirapongphan yesterday, alleging he abused his authority by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with anti-coal demonstrators last week.
    national
  • Thu, 11 Jan 2018 17:11
    Krabi coal power plant to get more public hearings
    The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) and its consulting company are preparing another set of public hearings about the proposed coal powerplant project at Baan Klong Rua Pier after a series of protests against the project from locals and activists.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 16 Oct 2017 01:00
    ‘No release of water’ from northern dams
    THE ELECTRICITY Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) said yesterday it has not released water from Bhumibol and Sirikit dams since early this month, dismissing a rumour that the two major dams in the north had sent water downstream on the weekend, exacerbating flooding in Bangkok.
    national
  • Sun, 15 Oct 2017 14:16
    EGAT dismisses water-release rumours
    The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) has not released water from Bhumibol and Sirikit dams since early this month, a senior official said on Sunday.
    national
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 01:00
    DELAY IN TENDER PROCESS FOR WIND AND SOLAR PLANTS
    The Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (Egat) might have to postpone to mid-next year its schedule to sell price-bid documents for contractors to install energy storage systems in Chaiyaphum and Lop Buri provinces.
    Corporate
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 15:13
    Thai-Lao power station agreement signed
    agreements (PPAs) have been signed with the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) and Electricite Du Laos (EDL).Electricity Generating Plc, or the EGCO Group, has reached a shareholders’ agreement to invest in the Nam Theun 1 hydropower project, while the project’s power purchase
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