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Resources that need conservingicon
FEATURE18/06/20200

Resources that need conserving

Statistics show that the electricity demand is growing at a rate three times higher than that of the electricity output supplied to the market. 

 
China limited the Mekong’s flow. Other countries suffered a drought.icon

China limited the Mekong’s flow. Other countries suffered a drought.

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/04/2020

New research show that Beijing’s engineers appear to have directly caused the record low levels of water in Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam.

Kon Tum's river depleted as hydropower plants store watericon

Kon Tum's river depleted as hydropower plants store water

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
09/04/2020

Hundreds of hectares of crops are withering as Dak Snghe River in Kon Ray district in Kon Tum province is being blocked by two hydropower plants.

Chaleun Sekong Group acquires two hydro power plants of HAGLicon

Chaleun Sekong Group acquires two hydro power plants of HAGL

BUSINESS
18/12/2019

Chaleun Sekong Group has spent $97.83 million on buying up Hoang Anh Gia Lai Hydro Power JSC, despite news that the company operates without profit.

Completing policies to ensure benefits for resettled people and immigrantsicon

Completing policies to ensure benefits for resettled people and immigrants

SOCIETY
03/12/2019

Taking care of accommodation for people in the planned areas is a matter of proper care, ensuring a balance between the effectiveness of the projects and the legitimate rights of the people.

Vietnam considers new policy to operate hydropower plants on Da Rivericon

Vietnam considers new policy to operate hydropower plants on Da River

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
17/07/2019

Running across the northwest highlands of Lai Chau, Dien Bien, Son La and Hoa Binh before going down to Phu Tho to merge into the Red River, DA River makes a great contribution to the national grid system.

Should all electricity be purchased from Vietnam Electricity Group?icon

Should all electricity be purchased from Vietnam Electricity Group?

BUSINESS
25/06/2019

Buying electricity directly from private companies running renewable energy power plants, and not through Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), is being considered.

Vietnam owns abundant potential for renewable energy developmenticon

Vietnam owns abundant potential for renewable energy development

BUSINESS
22/06/2019

Vietnam has set a target of raising renewable energy production from 58 billion kWh in 2015 to 101 billion kWh in 2020, 186 billion kWh in 2030, and 452 billion kWh in 2050.

Hydropower plants will seriously damage the Red River, scientists sayicon

Hydropower plants will seriously damage the Red River, scientists say

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
13/06/2019

National Assembly deputies have expressed their concern about Lao Cai provincial authorities desire to build two hydropower plants on the Red River.

What does Sa Pa need – water or hydropower?icon

What does Sa Pa need – water or hydropower?

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
06/05/2019

The serious water shortage in Sa Pa is attributed to the excessive number of hydropower plants.