SK ecoplant and Nami Solar launch joint venture to invest in Vietnam’s distributed solar sector

SK ecoplant and Nami Solar launch joint venture to invest in Vietnam’s distributed solar sector

SK Group has further expanded its investment in Vietnam through a new partnership between its green investment arm, SK ecoplant, and Nami Solar, an affiliate of Nami Energy.
SkyX Solar invests $100 million in 200MWp rooftop solar capacity in next three years

SkyX Solar invests $100 million in 200MWp rooftop solar capacity in next three years

EDF Renewables has made a significant investment in SkyX Energy, the holding company of rooftop solar developer SkyX Solar and a VinaCapital subsidiary.
HSBC Vietnam backs major rooftop solar energy project for Vietnam

HSBC Vietnam backs major rooftop solar energy project for Vietnam

HSBC Vietnam will provide two subsidiaries of REE Corporation with a term loan facility and trade finance facilities for their rooftop solar energy project.
JICA-funded “LEAP” fund finances one of the largest solar power plants in Vietnam

JICA-funded “LEAP” fund finances one of the largest solar power plants in Vietnam

The ADB signed a loan agreement that utilises the LEAP fund by JICA to bankroll a solar power generation business in Vietnam.
Thai enterprises expanding into Vietnamese renewables

Thai enterprises expanding into Vietnamese renewables

There has been a rise in interest among Thai businesses and financiers for outbound renewable energy investment in Vietnam over the past few years. Vit Vatanayothin, partner at Baker McKenzie’s Bangkok office, talked with VIR’s Thanh Van about the Thai perspective on this type of investment in the S-shaped country.
First-of-its-kind clean energy investment initiative for Southeast Asia

First-of-its-kind clean energy investment initiative for Southeast Asia

Major global philanthropic organisations are this week launching a first-of-its-kind high risk philanthropic funding initiative aimed at crowding in more than $2.5 billion of private investments for clean energy projects in Southeast Asia.
Adaption and risk prevention key tasks for solar O&M

Adaption and risk prevention key tasks for solar O&M

Annual photovoltaic plant operations and maintenance (O&M) costs will grow to just over $9 billion in 2024 globally, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie, from over $4 billion last year.
1,000 factories at VSIP to switch to solar energy

1,000 factories at VSIP to switch to solar energy

More than 1,000 factories at VSIP will start using solar energy under an agreement with Sembcorp Smart Energy Solutions Vietnam.
Thai Solar Energy eyes joint-ventures in Vietnam and Taiwan

Thai Solar Energy eyes joint-ventures in Vietnam and Taiwan 1

Renewable energy solutions firm Thai Solar Energy Pcl. is aiming to expand its international footprint by forming joint ventures in Vietnam and Taiwan.
IREX solar panels bring Vietnamese brand to the world

IREX solar panels bring Vietnamese brand to the world

IREX energy joint stock company, a member of SolarBK Holdings marked the fifth attendance in the leading global exhibition Intersolar in Germany.
Foreign investors splash the solar cash

Foreign investors splash the solar cash

International companies, especially those from China and the United States, are steadily flocking into Vietnam’s increasingly lucrative solar power equipment market.
First 35MW solar power plant in Vietnam goes online

First 35MW solar power plant in Vietnam goes online 1

TTC Phong Dien Solar Plant has been put into operation in Vietnam, adding to the trend of renewable energy production and consumption across the nation.
ABB factory in Vietnam inaugurates solar power installation

ABB factory in Vietnam inaugurates solar power installation

ABB has installed a 75 kWp solar power installation to inject more than 50kW of clean power into its high-voltage and distribution solutions factory.
Binh Dinh welcomes $63 million solar farm

Binh Dinh welcomes $63 million solar farm

Vietnam Renewable Energy JSC (REVN) has been permitted in principle to build a solar power plant in My Chau commune, Binh Dinh province’s Phu My district.
Solar seeks its place under Spanish sun

Solar seeks its place under Spanish sun

Sun-drenched Spain should be a natural for solar energy, and it is here that the technology is making an effort to stand on its feet financially without subsidies.
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