Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand has a plan to develop Phuket High Voltage Sub-station 3 to support rising consumption in 10 years to come.
The project is part of the effort to stabilize electric power system in southern region especially in Phuket and to support growing tourism and residential industry.
Nowadays electricity use in Phuket is about 300 MW and it is forecasted to increase 6.7 % in the future.
Budget for construction is set at baht 300 million. This includes costs for equipments, control building, switch yard and transformers. The site is located on 75 rai land plot in Moo 4, Tumbon Koh Kaew, Amphur Muang, Phuket.
If pass the environmental assessment, construction will begin right away