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Vietnam reconsiders electricity sources after making international energy commitmentsicon
FEATURE14/01/20220

Vietnam reconsiders electricity sources after making international energy commitments

Vietnam’s commitments at 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP 26) will have a big impact on the country’s energy system. 

 
Energy development – strategic task towards industrialisationicon

Energy development – strategic task towards industrialisation

BUSINESS
01/01/2022

Developing energy is a strategic task to realise the goal of industrialisation and modernisation.

Renewable energy industry fails to meet increasing demand for stafficon

Renewable energy industry fails to meet increasing demand for staff

BUSINESS
28/12/2021

Vietnam’s commitment to increasing its energy capacity using renewable sources will lead to increasing recruitment demand, especially in the next few years, but its human resources are not sufficient.

Vietnam promotes green energy, makes global commitmentsicon

Vietnam promotes green energy, makes global commitments

FEATURE
27/12/2021

After the 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, commonly referred to as COP26, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) was asked to review the Draft Power Development Planning 8.

Smart grid – key to optimize renewable energy gridicon

Smart grid – key to optimize renewable energy grid

BUSINESS
26/12/2021

The country’s road map aims to improve the quality and reliability of the national power supply and the efficient use of electricity.

Expect higher electricity prices with ‘clean power’: expertsicon

Expect higher electricity prices with ‘clean power’: experts

FEATURE
17/12/2021

“The higher the proportion of renewable energy, the higher the electricity price,” said Chair of the Binh Thuan Wind and Solar Power Association Bui Van Thinh.

Japanese investors venturing into Vietnam's renewable energy marketicon

Japanese investors venturing into Vietnam's renewable energy market

BUSINESS
10/12/2021

More Japanese investors are actively entering Vietnam's renewable energy market to satisfy increasing energy demand.

Norway to partner with Vietnam to "awaken" offshore wind power potentialicon

Norway to partner with Vietnam to "awaken" offshore wind power potential

BUSINESS
14/11/2021

Norwegian Ambassador to Vietnam Grete Løchen and Commercial Counsellor Arne-Kjetil Lian recently have handed over the 'Vietnam Supply Chain Study Report' to Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien.

Vietnam to unlock mechanisms to attract private power investorsicon

Vietnam to unlock mechanisms to attract private power investors

BUSINESS
03/11/2021

The Government of Vietnam is building open mechanisms to mobilise private investment in power projects, especially in renewable energy (RE).

Green hydrogen in the roadmap of energy transition in Vietnamicon

Green hydrogen in the roadmap of energy transition in Vietnam

BUSINESS
29/10/2021

Vietnam is well aware of the importance of changing the structure of energy sources in the direction of increasing the proportion of renewable energy associated with economical, efficient and sustainable use of energy.

Clean or cheap: seeking safe energy options for Vietnamicon

Clean or cheap: seeking safe energy options for Vietnam

FEATURE
28/10/2021

“The international pressure to reduce coal-fired thermal power is huge,” said an expert involved in the compilation of the draft of national power development plan 8.

Money flows to wind power projects but coal-fired power lacks capitalicon

Money flows to wind power projects but coal-fired power lacks capital

FEATURE
21/10/2021

Coal-fired power developers find it increasingly difficult to find capital amid the growing support of renewable energy globally.

Wind and solar power: race to exploit endless resourcesicon

Wind and solar power: race to exploit endless resources

FEATURE
08/10/2021

In the Draft Power Development Planning 8, one of the power source scenarios with the highest scores is the development of power sources associated with renewable energy under Resolution 55 of the Politburo.

Millions of US dollars poured into green growth projectsicon

Millions of US dollars poured into green growth projects

BUSINESS
03/10/2021

Capital flows into green growth projects have still seen positive signals despite adverse impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic on foreign direct investment (FDI) in Vietnam.

Vietnam sees fastest rise in solar, wind power rate in national electricity structure in 2020: Researchicon

Vietnam sees fastest rise in solar, wind power rate in national electricity structure in 2020: Research

BUSINESS
01/10/2021

According to the research, Vietnam's solar and wind electricity generation rose from 4.7 TWh in 2019 to 9.5 TWh in 2020. This equaled a 1.98 percentage point increase in the share of total electricity generation.

Renewable energy companies thrive on rising demandicon

Renewable energy companies thrive on rising demand

BUSINESS
31/08/2021

In the first half of 2021, renewable energy projects, especially solar power, brought great profits to investors, boosting the sector's stocks.

Wind power project developers want FIT extensionicon

Wind power project developers want FIT extension

BUSINESS
18/08/2021

Since many wind power projects may not be put into commercial operation prior to October 31, the Prime Minister and Ministry of Investment and Trade have been asked to extend the feed in tariff (FIT) application.

Mekong Delta: attractive destination for renewable energy developmenticon

Mekong Delta: attractive destination for renewable energy development

BUSINESS
14/07/2021

Taking advantage of its natural conditions and investment attraction policies, the Cuu Long (Mekong) Delta has become a destination for investors in renewable energy projects.