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DPPA pilot to prompt low-carbon adoptionicon
BUSINESS14/05/20210

DPPA pilot to prompt low-carbon adoption

Vietnam’s much-awaited direct power purchase agreement pilot will be an effective tool for global companies to meet their sustainability commitments, but it remains to be seen how Vietnam can meet the green energy demand from global businesses.

 
Electricity projects progressing slowly, Vietnam warned of power shortageicon

Electricity projects progressing slowly, Vietnam warned of power shortage

BUSINESS
12/09/2020

An electricity shortage did not occur in 2010-2019, but it may face a problem in 2021-2025 as a series of electricity generation projects have been going slowly.

Low price scheme disappoints rooftop solar-power developersicon

Low price scheme disappoints rooftop solar-power developers

BUSINESS
28/08/2020

As of August 23, 45,299 rooftop solar power projects had become operational with total capacity of 1,029 MWp, according to the Electricidty of Vietnam (EVN).

Competitive power market still afaricon

Competitive power market still afar

BUSINESS
27/07/2020

There are three criteria for assessing goods and services— including prices, quality and customer service. 

VN lacks mechanisms for private investment in renewable energyicon

VN lacks mechanisms for private investment in renewable energy

BUSINESS
20/07/2020

Many private enterprises said they want to invest in building renewable energy infrastructure, but Viet Nam still lacks mechanisms to encourage private enterprises to participate in this activity.

BOT thermal power projects rush to meet targeticon

BOT thermal power projects rush to meet target

BUSINESS
18/07/2020

In spite of numerous difficulties, the investors of four thermal power plant projects under the build-operate-transfer (BOT) model are rushing to start operation and begin generating power for the national grid.

Reducing investment in coal-fired power plants recommended to save Vietnam's environmenticon

Reducing investment in coal-fired power plants recommended to save Vietnam's environment

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
08/11/2019

LNG could replace coal in the power sector at a higher cost but would cause less pollution.

Authorities to have check-up on Vietnam Electricity’s power production costsicon

Authorities to have check-up on Vietnam Electricity’s power production costs

BUSINESS
11/09/2019

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) will be checking electricity production and business costs of Vietnam Electricity (EVN) from last year.

Why is wind energy more cost-competitive in Vietnam?icon

Why is wind energy more cost-competitive in Vietnam?

FEATURE
18/06/2019

Local supporting policies together with global advanced technologies will help drive down input cost for wind power projects.

Investor permitted to start survey for giant offshore wind power farmicon

Investor permitted to start survey for giant offshore wind power farm

BUSINESS
14/06/2019

UK based Enterprize Energy (EE) announced it had received a licence to conduct survey for a giant wind power farm offshore Ke Ga cape in the south central province of Binh Thuan.

Vietnam the market to watch in Southeast Asiaicon

Vietnam the market to watch in Southeast Asia

BUSINESS
11/06/2019

A new report launched by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has outlined Vietnam’s role as a major driver in the sector for the entire region over the next few years.