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Power supply to be ensured next yearicon
BUSINESS23/12/20190

Power supply to be ensured next year

Power supply for production and domestic consumption in 2020 would be ensured, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

 
Actions advised for Vietnam to lure investors amid energy crunchicon

Actions advised for Vietnam to lure investors amid energy crunch

BUSINESS
14/12/2019

Legal or regulatory obstacles with a low level of certainty and issues concerning grid access for private projects, are the most pressing to private investment.

Auction could determine future of solar initiativesicon

Auction could determine future of solar initiatives

FEATURE
05/12/2019

After months of uncertainty over the policy, the much awaited next round of purchase prices in solar power may be set through auction instead of enjoying the same feed-in tariff required elsewhere. 

Developing renewable energy in Vietnam: Through the lens of equality and sustainabilityicon

Developing renewable energy in Vietnam: Through the lens of equality and sustainability

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
03/12/2019

While Vietnam is facing many challenges in producing electricity, renewable energy is emerging as the tipping point for advancing development that is inclusive and sustainable in the country. 

Experts say auctions could help reduce solar power prices by 30-40%icon

Experts say auctions could help reduce solar power prices by 30-40%

BUSINESS
29/11/2019

When the purchase prices of solar power are set through auction, prices are expected to fall by 30%-40% from the current levels, said experts at a seminar yesterday.

Vietnam needs clear policies to promote renewable energy development: Int’l expertsicon

Vietnam needs clear policies to promote renewable energy development: Int’l experts

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/11/2019

Clear polices would greatly help provide a vision with specific targets of renewable energy for both authorities and investors in the road map ahead.

Renewable energy projects in Ninh Thuan face overloaded electricity gridicon

Renewable energy projects in Ninh Thuan face overloaded electricity grid

BUSINESS
21/11/2019

The central province of Ninh Thuan has seen a boom in renewable energy projects, especially solar power, but power transmission lines in the province have failed to handle the capacity, experts have said.

More power grids needed to unlock renewable energy capacityicon

More power grids needed to unlock renewable energy capacity

BUSINESS
20/11/2019

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has proposed the prime minister allow for more power grid projects than earlier planned to handle the high capacity of wind and solar power projects in Ninh Thuan and Binh Thuan.

Ninh Thuan to upgrade transmission network for solar power useicon

Ninh Thuan to upgrade transmission network for solar power use

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
18/11/2019

The tardiness in upgrading electricity transmission networks is expected to cause big losses to solar power plants in Ninh Thuan.

Towards lasting energy supplyicon

Towards lasting energy supply

BUSINESS
16/11/2019

In 2030, wind and solar power will be more cost-effective than coal. 

ACCIONA promotes clean environment and renewable energy development in Vietnamicon

ACCIONA promotes clean environment and renewable energy development in Vietnam

BUSINESS
29/10/2019

Spain-based ACCIONA, a world leading company in sustainable infrastructure solutions and renewable energy projects for nearly 100 years, has officially entered Vietnam by celebrating the “Country Launch Event of ACCIONA Vietnam” in HCM City.

Vietnam needs foreign aid to develop renewable energyicon

Vietnam needs foreign aid to develop renewable energy

BUSINESS
25/10/2019

To transition to renewable energy, Viet Nam will need assistance and aid from its foreign partners, a top energy official has said.

Households still waiting for rooftop solar power price approvalicon

Households still waiting for rooftop solar power price approval

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/10/2019

Many households and enterprises in Vietnam have proposed continuing the solar power purchasing price at 9.35 cent per kwh, as applied before June 30.

Meeting the country’s power needsicon

Meeting the country’s power needs

BUSINESS
12/10/2019

Since 2017, Vietnam has had an attractive feed-in tariff (FiT) rate of 9.35 US cents per kilowatt hour for grid-connected solar projects.

Expert calls Vietnam’s shift to renewable energy indispensableicon

Expert calls Vietnam’s shift to renewable energy indispensable

BUSINESS
29/09/2019

Vietnam should intensify efforts to develop renewable energy in an effort to participate in this indispensable worldwide trend, said Nguy Thi Khanh, director of the Green Innovation and Development Center.

Mekong Delta shrimp farmers take baby steps towards renewable energyicon

Mekong Delta shrimp farmers take baby steps towards renewable energy

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
26/09/2019

Cost and technology are the top concerns for shrimp farmers when investing in renewable energy, Tran Van Dau, a farmer in Ca Mau Province, said.

Solar power not fully exploited because of limited transmission capabilityicon

Solar power not fully exploited because of limited transmission capability

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
25/09/2019

As a country with abundant renewable energy potential, Vietnam will have many benefits when shifting early to develop clean energy.

Energy using efficiency remains pressing issueicon

Energy using efficiency remains pressing issue

VIDEO
23/08/2019

Vietnam is among the top energy consumption countries in the region and the world. Hence, it’s never better to cutting down energy consumption and mull over solutions for efficient use of energy.