February 16, 2021 | 09:00
Vietnam’s energy sector has been developing rapidly throughout the last few years, in which renewables show the strongest development.
January 28, 2021 | 09:00
Last year saw a contrast in wind and solar power development practices. Bui Van Thinh, chairman of the Binh Thuan Wind and Solar Energy Association, delves into the factors behind the situation and suggests a remedy.
November 09, 2020 | 12:30
During the hardships of the pandemic, GE Gas Power has doubled down on advanced technologies to keep power plants running.
October 29, 2020 | 17:34
Households and businesses of Ninh Thuan have received a boost in power transmission after the successful commissioning of a 500kV power substation.
October 09, 2020 | 20:59
The ADB signed a loan agreement that utilises the LEAP fund by JICA to bankroll a solar power generation business in Vietnam.
August 22, 2020 | 16:42
The PM has recently assigned the MoIT to add an LNG power project developed by ECV to the National Power Development Plan.
February 20, 2020 | 09:00
Vietnam is diversifying its sources of power in the direction of reducing coal-fired power and raising the share of renewable energy and liquefied natural gas-based power, creating a new race for investors as well as helping to balance bilateral trade and deepen economic interests between the United States and Vietnam.
December 02, 2019 | 17:11
Dak Nong People's Committee has approved the addition of Duc An Solar Power Plant project to the list of projects calling for investment in 2018-2020.
November 19, 2019 | 13:46
SCIC wishes to fully divest its 11.42 per cent holding in Quang Ninh Thermal Power JSC at double the market price, expecting to collect $53.04 million.
November 13, 2019 | 10:54
Siemens will provide the equipment to upgrade the Hiep Phuoc 1 steam power plant in Ho Chi Minh City into a combined cycle power plant.
November 05, 2019 | 09:28
Vietnam foresees having a decent energy mix with clean power sources like renewables and the market seems upstream to consider LNG to enter into the energy mix.
October 09, 2019 | 10:44
DNV GL and CES – two industry leaders in the global energy sector – have signed an agreement to transfer the ownership of KEMA Laboratories to CESI.
October 08, 2019 | 16:35
Van Phong 1 coal-fired power plant developed by Van Phong Power Co., Ltd., is expected to start operation in 2023 with the generation capacity of 1,320MW.
July 17, 2019 | 15:24
Lured in by the feed-in tariff of 9.35 US cents for solar projects, investors are lining up for approval to generate gigawatts of power in the central provinces of Vietnam where solar irradiation is the strongest. However, the current grid is not ready to handle this incoming onslaught, putting renewable energy projects in risk and serving a valuable lesson for planners and latecomers. Phuong Thu reports.
June 18, 2019 | 21:45
Gazprom EP International B.V has been approved in principle by the prime minister to develop a gas-to-power plant.