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Electricity excess worries power plant ownersicon
BUSINESS30/09/20210

Electricity excess worries power plant owners

Electricity consumption has dropped sharply because of Covid-19. As a result, power plants have had to cut generation capacity.

 
Vietnam’s renewables: Advantages and considerationsicon

Vietnam’s renewables: Advantages and considerations

BUSINESS
29/11/2020

Input costs for both solar and wind power in Vietnam fell respective 75% and 30% in 2012-2017.

Vietnam Electricity announces test results of electricity billsicon

Vietnam Electricity announces test results of electricity bills

BUSINESS
15/07/2020

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) announced there were only a few cases of incorrect electricity bills after checking its records from June 25 to July 3.

Ministry considers common retail power priceicon

Ministry considers common retail power price

BUSINESS
13/07/2020

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) is considering allowing households to choose a common retail power price for their electricity consumption, said deputy minister Hoang Quoc Vuong.

Southern region to face severe electricity shortageicon

Southern region to face severe electricity shortage

BUSINESS
12/07/2020

The southern region may face severe electricity shortage starting from 2021, according to the Electricity of Vietnam Group (EVN).

Electricity plan fails to meet progress requirementsicon

Electricity plan fails to meet progress requirements

BUSINESS
10/07/2020

The national electricity plan for the 2011-2020 period with a vision toward 2030 or the seventh electricity plan has failed to meet progress requirements, 

Vietnam freshens solar sector with FITicon

Vietnam freshens solar sector with FIT

BUSINESS
28/04/2020

Vaibhav Saxena, foreign lawyer at Vietnam International Law Firm, discusses how Decision No.13/2020/QD-TTg will impact the Vietnamese solar power market.

Coal to remain key in Vietnam’s power expansion: Fitch Solutionsicon

Coal to remain key in Vietnam’s power expansion: Fitch Solutions

BUSINESS
05/03/2020

Coal remains the most practical option in the near-term to stimulate affordable electricity generation growth at the pace and scale needed by the country, said Fitch Solutions.

Vietnam to buy electricity from Laosicon

Vietnam to buy electricity from Laos

BUSINESS
06/01/2020

Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) have signed five contracts to buy electricity from two Lao firms in the 2021-2022 period following Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s approval.

Vietnam concerned over potential electricity shortagesicon

Vietnam concerned over potential electricity shortages

BUSINESS
15/11/2019

Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh sounded the alarm about the high risk of power shortages at a meeting earlier this week.