Energy security at risk after forced plant output cuts

Energy security at risk after forced plant output cuts

Many privately-owned renewable power plants have been required to cut electricity output due to the overloaded transmission system, as regulations struggle to keep up with the fast-developing sector.
PDP8 priorities and risks addressed

PDP8 priorities and risks addressed

The progression of the country’s  National Power Development Plan 8 is a particularly important task for Vietnam to mobilise the resources required to provide sufficient electricity and ensure overall energy security.
Critical energy sector in region’s crosshairs

Critical energy sector in region’s crosshairs

Energy is a key component in advancing the ASEAN Economic Community’s pursuit for an inclusive and dynamic regional economic integration towards 2025 and beyond. It has been a valuable input for a well-connected ASEAN which continuously drives a highly integrated, competitive, innovative, and global ASEAN.
43mn USD solar power plant inaugurated in Ninh Thuan

43mn USD solar power plant inaugurated in Ninh Thuan

The 45-MW Phuoc Ninh solar power plant was officially inaugurated in Thuan Nam district in south-central Ninh Thuan province on June 22.
Ha Tinh gives green light to 696.5 million-USD wind power plant

Ha Tinh gives green light to 696.5 million-USD wind power plant 1

The People's Committee of the central province of Ha Tinh has approved a wind power project with a total investment of over 16.2 trillion (696.5 million USD).
Energy strategy fit for private backers

Energy strategy fit for private backers

Vietnam has enacted its strategic orientations for energy development through to 2030 and with a vision for the next quarter of a century, encouraging more of the private sector to develop for the future, and ensuring energy security to meet new demands.
Strategy aims to ensure national energy security

Strategy aims to ensure national energy security

The National Energy Development Strategy by 2030, with vision to 2045 aims to ensure national energy security, which serves as a foundation for growth.
Sustainable energy security magnetising private funds

Sustainable energy security magnetising private funds

Meeting Vietnam’s sustainable energy goals is widely considered one of the greatest challenges facing the country in the next 15 years.
The path towards Vietnam’s energy security

The path towards Vietnam’s energy security

With its strong development, Vietnam is striving to find solutions to attract more investment into energy development. John Rockhold, chairman of the Vietnam Business Forum’s Power and Energy Working Group, writes about how Vietnam can develop towards ensuring its sustainable energy security.  
Taking advantage of the energy potential

Taking advantage of the energy potential

Vietnam’s increasing demand for energy, and the country’s large opportunities in wind energy, has caused many investors to turn their attention to Vietnam over the past few years.
Challenges facing Vietnam in ensuring energy security

Challenges facing Vietnam in ensuring energy security

Vietnam needs an enormous amount of energy to feed its development, but relying on coal and hydropower is not the answer, and with new measures still at an early stage, experts are concerned about the future.
US-Vietnam Energy Security Dialogue inaugurated

US-Vietnam Energy Security Dialogue inaugurated

The US and Vietnam inaugurated the Energy Security Dialogue that the US only held in five countries over the world so far.