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Renewable power projects built to sell to foreign investorsicon
FEATURE31/05/20210

Renewable power projects built to sell to foreign investors

Vietnam, a global phenomenon in renewable energy development, has risen to the top of the region in terms of renewable energy, particularly solar power, in a short period of time. 

 
The risks of wind power developmenticon

The risks of wind power development

FEATURE
04/05/2021

Wind and solar power are sustainable energy sources that are prioritized for development.

Conditions in place for offshore developmenticon

Conditions in place for offshore development

BUSINESS
19/04/2021

Reducing the cost of capital for offshore wind power projects in Vietnam will be the main driver for lowering electricity costs and encouraging investment in such projects, 

Wind power: investors wait for PM’s decision on Feed-in-Tariff priceicon

Wind power: investors wait for PM’s decision on Feed-in-Tariff price

FEATURE
06/04/2021

The Feed in Tariff (FIT) price of VND2,000 per kwh will expire in seven months, but the price for the next period has not been fixed yet.

Vietnam to develop wind, solar power, but safety concerns existicon

Vietnam to develop wind, solar power, but safety concerns exist

FEATURE
31/03/2021

Wind and solar power continues to be prioritized but solutions are needed to ensure the safety of the electricity system when operating volatile sources of energy.

Wind, solar power projects complain about VAT refundsicon

Wind, solar power projects complain about VAT refunds

FEATURE
31/03/2021

Wind power developers, who are running against time to put their projects into operation prior to November 2021, now face another problem: they may not get a VAT (value added tax) refund because of certain regulations.

Wind power overdevelopment faces risksicon

Wind power overdevelopment faces risks

BUSINESS
27/03/2021

Sharing the same fate as solar power, sales of wind power in Vietnam are expected to be difficult because of "severe excess electricity" at some point in time.

Wind power investors warned about risks of overdevelopmenticon

Wind power investors warned about risks of overdevelopment

FEATURE
21/03/2021

Many wind power projects are being developed at a time when the transmission line has become overloaded. As a result, there could be difficulty selling power.

In wind-power metropolis, land is as expensive as goldicon

In wind-power metropolis, land is as expensive as gold

FEATURE
19/03/2021

In Huong Hoa, called the "wind-power metropolis" of Vietnam, one sao (1 sao = 360 square meters) of hilly land is priced at VND4 billion.

UK investors eye renewable energy in Vietnamicon

UK investors eye renewable energy in Vietnam

BUSINESS
27/02/2021

Investors from the UK were showing significant interest in investing in renewable energy projects in Vietnam, especially wind power, 

Wind, solar power sees new boomicon

Wind, solar power sees new boom

FEATURE
27/01/2021

Many wind and solar power projects are awaiting approval to be added to the list of projects to be developed under the national power development plan.

Renewable energy to become a trendicon

Renewable energy to become a trend

BUSINESS
13/12/2020

According to experts, the dominant energy technology in the future will be energy storage devices, solar panels, clean hydrogen and wind energy.

Vietnam might lose position of leading SE wind market: GWECicon

Vietnam might lose position of leading SE wind market: GWEC

BUSINESS
09/12/2020

Steep reduction of feed-in-tariff (FIT) is believed to derail investment in new and planned wind projects in Vietnam.

Wind power developers worried about low electricity priceicon

Wind power developers worried about low electricity price

FEATURE
05/12/2020

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) has proposed continuing the FIT (feed in tariff) for wind power, but lowering the tariff by 20 percent, causing concern among wind power developers.

Vietnam emerged among world’s largest market for wind power developmenticon

Vietnam emerged among world’s largest market for wind power development

BUSINESS
04/12/2020

Across the first half of 2020, the government approved an additional 91 wind energy projects, onshore and offshore, with a total capacity of over 7GW.

Vietnam’s renewables: Advantages and considerationsicon

Vietnam’s renewables: Advantages and considerations

BUSINESS
29/11/2020

Input costs for both solar and wind power in Vietnam fell respective 75% and 30% in 2012-2017.

Wind power: Ministry wants to extend FIT policyicon

Wind power: Ministry wants to extend FIT policy

BUSINESS
17/11/2020

Following a proposal by 10 provinces, the Ministry of Investment and Trade (MOIT) wants to extend the deadline for FIT (Feed in Tariff) application because many wind power projects cannot become operational prior to the given date.

Construction of wind power plant’s second phase begins in Bac Lieuicon

Construction of wind power plant’s second phase begins in Bac Lieu

SCI-TECH & ENVIRONMENT
11/10/2020

Work on construction of the Dong Hai 1 wind power plant, second phase, began in Long Dien Dong commune, Dong Hai district of the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu on October 10.