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EVN urged to finalize renewable electricity prices by end-March

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has requested the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) to complete pricing talks on solar and wind power with investors before March 31 to put 85 power plants into operation.

Electricity officials suspended for abnormally high electricity bill

Two electricity officials in the central province of Quang Binh have been suspended following a case in which a local family was reported for an abnormally high electricity bill.

Expert asks for frequent adjustment of electricity prices

Electricity prices should be adjusted more frequently to better promote market competitiveness, said Tran Dinh Long, Vice President of the Vietnam Electricity Association.


Power shortfalls still remain a concern

 VietNamNet Bridge – Vietnamese Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai spoke to VIR’s Thanh Huong about the main challenges facing the nation’s power sector in the coming years.

JPMorgan faces new energy-related probe: WSJ

 US authorities are probing whether banking giant JPMorgan Chase manipulated US energy markets, the Wall Street Journal reported.

Experts split over power price adjustment

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has proposed an adjustment of retail power prices sold to households, producers and traders.