February 04, 2013 | 11:03
Tokyo-headquartered Sumitomo Corporation, which four years ago announced plans to build a giant power plant in Vietnam, will still wait for more time to finalise the build-operate-transfer contract to push its project forward.
January 31, 2013 | 16:23
Eastern Power and Electric Co. Ltd (EPEC) has signed a 10-year operations and maintenance contract with Alstom for its Bang Bo power plant, located at Khlong Daan, Bang Bo Samut Prakan province, Thailand.
January 21, 2013 | 14:36
AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Company Limited last week began the installation of the Unit 2 Steam Drum at its Mong Duong 2 power plant in northern Quang Ninh province, suggesting the construction is nearly two-thirds complete.
December 31, 2012 | 10:00
Malaysia’s Jaks Resources Berhad terminated the joint venture agreements with Malaysian Island Circle Investment Holding and Chinese Meiya Power for the development of its mega $2.25 billion coal-fired power plant in northern Hai Duong province.
September 22, 2012 | 10:05
The construction of O Mon Power Plant’s unit 2 started on September 21 in Mekong Delta’s Can Tho city.
June 25, 2012 | 12:58
The government is throwing its weight behind local industry by selecting three thermal power plants to use locally-manufactured power equipment.
May 28, 2012 | 09:38
Alstom and Vietnam Electricity (EVN) recently announced a partnership to establish a state-of-the-art gas turbine reconditioning workshop in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province’s Phu My town.
May 28, 2012 | 09:24
Sojitz-Daelim, a joint contractor between Japan’s Sojitz Corporation and Korea’s Daelim, last week inked a $826 million contract to get the Thai Binh 2 thermoelectricity plant moving.
February 10, 2012 | 13:52
Russian-French joint venture Alstom-Atomenergomash (AAEM) has signed an agreement to supply turbine island equipment for units 1 and 2 of the Baltic nuclear power plant in Kaliningrad region, which are to be commissioned in 2016 and 2018 respectively.
December 26, 2011 | 14:30
A wind power plant is expected to be built in the central province of Binh Dinh in the first quarter of 2012.
November 28, 2011 | 08:09
Singapore’s Sembcorp Industries is mulling over a plan to build a coal-fired power plant in central Vietnam so that it could play a significant role in easing the country’s power shortfall.
November 11, 2011 | 14:53
Southern Dong Nai province’s Nhon Trach 2 combined cycle power plant has gone on line, two months ahead of schedule.
August 17, 2011 | 16:28
Vietnam carefully considers the challenges involved in pursuing its strategy of nuclear power development, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology Le Dinh Tien told reporters.
May 10, 2011 | 14:25
Four new generators for the national power grid were brought into operation in the first four months of this year, adding a total 1,215 MW of electricity to the national power supply, according to the Electricity of Viet Nam Corporation (EVN).
April 18, 2011 | 10:23
A dearth of commercial loans has forced state-run Electricity of Vietnam to cut one-fifth of its planned investment for power generation and transmission projects this year.