Vinh Phuc Power Company Ensuring Electricity Quality for Industrial Production

11:34:01 AM | 19/11/2019

Determining that the supply of electricity for industrial production will contribute to promoting economic development, in recent years, Vinh Phuc Power Company (Vinh Phuc PC) has constantly upgraded the electricity system to meet the demand, and ensure the reliability and quality of electricity for industrial production as well as the daily life of people.

 Vinh Phuc PC is an accounting unit under the Northern Power Corporation, Vietnam Electricity Group. The company currently has 580 employees. The company is selling electricity directly to households in 82 out of 137 communes, wards, towns and industrial parks, industrial clusters and trade villages in the province; managing and operating 116.32 km of 110kV line, seven 110kV transformer stations, 1.483km of medium voltage lines, 1,524 transformer stations and 2,371km of 400V line.

In order to ensure the quality of electricity as well as to meet the needs of industrial production in the area, Vinh Phuc PC always has priorities in the investment process, quickly resolves the dossiers and procedures of power supply for businesses to facilitate production and business. The company also consults with the Department of Industry and Trade and the Provincial People's Committee to decide on a list of key customers and make plans to ensure electricity supply for socio-economic, political, military, security and defense development, as well as various activities and production in the area.

In the period of 2010-2018 and the first 9 months of 2019, the company met the electricity needs for socio-economic development, security, defense and people’s daily life; ensured electricity supply to meet the investment attraction policy of the province. Commercial electricity in the period of 2010-2018 grew strongly at an average of 15.56%/year, the output in 2010 reached 879.49 million kWh, while the figure in 2018 increased to 2,790.71 million kWh; in the first 9 months of 2019, the accumulated commercial electricity reached more than 1,745 million kWh, growing at 10.31% over the same period and reached 52.81% of the annual plan. The company's electricity grid loss dropped sharply from 5.91% in 2010 to 2.91% in 2018, with the average rate of reduction of 0.37%/year. The revenue for the period of 2010-2018 increased from VND821.3 billion to VND4,502.6 billion, with the average growth rate reaching 23.86%. The first nine-month revenue of 2019 was nearly VND3 trillion and reached 53% of the annual plan.

The work of supplying new electricity to customers had much process improvement, creating favorable conditions for customers through the company's website and the call center 19006769. The company has implemented synchronous solutions to improve customer services, such as: Proactively working with specialized customers, proactively providing information to customers in electricity supply, and deploying services via provincial public administrative centers, and through Zalo application. Along with that, Vinh Phuc PC has strived to bring new technology applications into production and business activities, deploying and installing electronic meters to ensure accuracy; operating SCADA system controlling medium-voltage grid; remote control center and 110kV transformer station without personnel. From 2010-2018, the company invested in renovating and building nearly 957.5 km of medium voltage lines; newly built 668 transformer stations; newly built 434 km and renovated 792 km of low voltage lines of all kinds, in which focusing on investing in low-voltage grid in rural areas.

In the period of 2020-2025, Vinh Phuc PC expects an average growth of commercial electricity of about 12.5%-13%, with the maximum capacity growth of about 12%. The company also tries to ensure safe and stable electricity supply to serve the needs of socio-economic development and people’s daily life, fulfilling the planned tasks assigned by the Corporation and the People's Committee of Vinh Phuc province, and requesting the province to continue to pay attention to and solve a number of difficulties in site clearance compensation for the construction project of the 110kV transmission line and transformer station in Khai Quang Industrial Park to ensure power supply in 2019.

In the coming time, to ensure the quality of electricity as well as meet the needs of development and industrial production in the area, Vinh Phuc PC will focus on well implementing the plan of electrical grid maintenance, upgrade and development according to the provincial development planning. At the same time, the company will constantly develop professional staff and improve service quality to meet the electricity needs of all customers in Vinh Phuc province.

Hoang My