THE PAVILIONS PHUKET BRITISH INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL, PHUKET Kata Rocks
Login | Create Account Poll Currency Weather Facebook Youtube Search

Scheduled blackouts to hit Karon

PHUKET: The Provincial Electricity Authority (PEA) Patong Office announced today that electricity supply will be temporarily shut off in parts of Karon tomorrow (Jan 24) and Thursday (Jan 25) as work is carried out on fixing and improving high-voltage power cables.

construction
By The Phuket News

Tuesday 23 January 2018, 06:57PM


Both blackouts are scheduled to be in effect from 9am to 5pm on the two days.

The areas to be affected tomorrow will be along Soi Moom-nai, just down hill from the Karon View Point. (See map above.)

On Thursday, areas to be affected extened nearly three kilometres along Patak Rd, from opposite Patak Soi 20 in front of Karon Temple to opposite the Mae Somjit Market. (See map above.)

In its announcement, the Patong PEA apologised for any inconvenience caused while the work is carried out.

 

 

Comment on this story

* Please login to comment. If you do not have an account please register below by simply entering a username, password and email address. You can still leave your comment below at the same time.

Comments Here:
Comments Left:
# Characters
Username:
Password:
E-mail:
Security:

Kurt | 24 January 2018 - 19:09:33

Scheduled black outs not happen.
If fixing/improving high voltage cables have to be done than there is a back up/deviation power supply. A smart city supply.  :-)

DeKaaskopp | 24 January 2018 - 16:18:58

"do understand that many tourists never in their life..."Why?Are power black outs not occurring outside Thailand? Please give us a break!

Kurt | 24 January 2018 - 12:01:39

As always, we love to do this during tourist high season!
But, do understand that many tourists never in their life experienced a power black out before.

Have a news tip-off? Click here

 

Phuket community
Police traffic tickets set to go digital

Drunk cyclists? Come on, that can't actually be a thing. What is there, like one? Focus on moto...(Read More)


Sunscreen among contributing factors killing Phuket’s coral reefs

...right,also customs should check every Chinese tourist to make sure none of this sunscreens been s...(Read More)


US Govt shutdown prevents tsunami-warning buoy going live

I wounder who would be responsible right now if something would happen?...(Read More)


Layan lockout: Public access denied amid Supreme Court wrangle for B10bn beachfront land

Well, there is only fool out of the 60 milllion population who thinks, government action against no...(Read More)


New B25mn tsunami-warning buoy ‘to be operational tomorrow’

Not matter of being worried/panic when you live high/dry. A 1.5 year not working Tsunami buoy is no...(Read More)


TAT cultivates India as rich source of tourist arrivals

Westerners were the #1 tourists. 4 years ago, Thailand made changes to make things less desirable fo...(Read More)


TAT cultivates India as rich source of tourist arrivals

Have written it before, finished and scammed+++ Europeans and then it was Chinese next is Indian and...(Read More)


Sunscreen among contributing factors killing Phuket’s coral reefs

Sun-protection creams, soaps, shampoos during boat trips or during fishing for all professional fish...(Read More)


Tout dumps slow loris with tourist, evades arrest at Kata Beach

I think my know everything thai, has a very short, or damaged, memory, a very quick search throws th...(Read More)


Bad day in Phuket: Australian found hanged, Frenchman dies of heart attack

Not a good day for the police officers? I bet the two dead guys were not that happy about it either....(Read More)