Thailand to speed up clean energy adoption

Thailand to speed up clean energy adoption

Thailand cannot avoid entering the latest chapter of energy management as worries over climate change are growing, causing many countries to implement serious measures against industries that emit carbon dioxide, Thai Deputy Prime Minister and Energy Minister Supattanapong Punmeechaow has said.
German-invested firm plans three wind power plants in Lang Son

German-invested firm plans three wind power plants in Lang Son

Chairman of the Lang Son Provincial People’s Committee Ho Tien Thieu held a meeting with BayWa r.e. Wind Projects Vietnam Co. Ltd. on June 8 to discuss investment in wind power projects in the northern mountainous province.
EVN to boost clean energy development

EVN to boost clean energy development

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) will invest more in clean energy in the years ahead to meet the rising demand for power in national development.
Vietnam leads transition to clean energy in Southeast Asia

Vietnam leads transition to clean energy in Southeast Asia

Vietnam is leading the transition to clean energy in Southeast Asia and is a bright spot on an otherwise soot-black map, according to an article published recently on The Economist.
President Phuc receives US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate

President Phuc receives US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate

President Nguyen Xuan Phuc received US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry in Hanoi on February 23, asking his guest to work for continued support of the US Government for Vietnam in this important regard.
SCG grips ESG 4 Plus to untangle crises for a sustainable world

SCG grips ESG 4 Plus to untangle crises for a sustainable world

SCG grips the ESG 4 Plus to untangle crises for a sustainable world, accelerating clean energy, supplying eco-friendly innovation, easing social gaps, harnessing good governance
Securing a clean energy future for all of Asia-Pacific

Securing a clean energy future for all of Asia-Pacific

The message for the world from the recent COP26 meeting in Glasgow is clear – we must reduce greenhouse gas emissions and one of the biggest sources is energy. But how do we balance the growing need for energy across Asia-Pacific, with the imperative to reduce such emissions?
Clean energy development helps Vietnam reduce dependence on imports: official

Clean energy development helps Vietnam reduce dependence on imports: official

The increasing proportion of clean energy such as solar and wind power in recent years has helped Vietnam diversify energy sources and reduce its dependence on imported energy, thus enhancing its national energy security, said Director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Department of Electricity and Renewable Energy Hoang Tien Dung.
The women changing the face of energy in Vietnam

The women changing the face of energy in Vietnam

Many women are leading and motivating the country’s business community in its development, embodying Vietnam’s power and serving as role models for today’s youngsters.
Ninh Thuan proposes superseding nuclear power with clean energy

Ninh Thuan proposes superseding nuclear power with clean energy

Ninh Thuan People’s Committee has requested to supersede 4,600MW nuclear power in PDP VII with LNG in the updated PDP8.
PM calls for ongoing support from UK in low-carbon economy

PM calls for ongoing support from UK in low-carbon economy

Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh suggested the UK Government continue its support to Vietnam in finance, technology, and experience in transitioning towards a low-carbon economy, while receiving Alok Sharma, British Cabinet Minister and President of the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP 26), in Hanoi on May 28.
Green growth strategy receives helping hand

Green growth strategy receives helping hand

The international community is willing to cooperate with Vietnam to implement projects in clean energy to help the country implement its national green growth strategy. 
ADB, Phu Yen JSC sign Vietnam’s first certified green loan for 257 MW solar power plant

ADB, Phu Yen JSC sign Vietnam’s first certified green loan for 257 MW solar power plant

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and Phu Yen TTP Joint Stock Company (Phu Yen JSC) on October 9 signed a 186 million USD loan to develop and operate a 257 megawatt (MW) solar power plant in the southern province of Phu Yen’s Hoa Hoi, through the country’s first certified green loan.
Vietnam steps up clean energy development: report

Vietnam steps up clean energy development: report

The year 2020 marks a major turning point in the energy industry of Vietnam, with clean energy strengthening its solid position and establishing itself as a profitable sector with significant potential for development, while coal-fired thermal power no longer holding the position as a favoured energy source in the country.
Vietnam a $45 billion opportunity for sustainable private investment

Vietnam a $45 billion opportunity for sustainable private investment

Opportunity2030: the Standard Chartered SDG Investment Map revealed that Vietnam is a $45.8 billion opportunity for the private sector to achieve UN SDGs.
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