FORTH sees the possibility of bringing an electronic device network to help manage electricity usage. has developed a digital electric meter and a smart meter system that simplifies the process of collecting electricity usage data. including collecting data efficiently.
This is why FORTH was chosen as a national pioneer in the smart grid project. Together with the Metropolitan Electricity Authority and Yip In Soi Company Limited under the Smart Metro Grid project, which has a project value of 1,149 million baht, by 2022, FORTH will convert 33,265 electricity meters in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region into digital meters.
FORTH digital meters can automatically transmit data to the central system. This makes it possible to quickly check the electricity consumption. as well as checking the status of electricity in each area in real time This will enable Thailand to have a sustainable energy management plan.