Singapore opens one of world’s largest floating solar power farms

Singapore opens one of world’s largest floating solar power farms

A floating solar power farm covering an area of 45ha was unveiled in Singapore on July 14, becoming one of the biggest of its kind in the world.
A paradox of power consumption and generation

A paradox of power consumption and generation

Renewable energy output is being reduced even as Vietnam is seeing blackouts as power consumption is off the charts.
Power plan revised to render market more competitive

Power plan revised to render market more competitive

The government this month requested the Ministry of Industry and Trade to review and re-submit the Power Development Plan VIII as the scheme is geared towards speeding up establishment of a competitive electricity market.
Danang encourages new renewable energy projects

Danang encourages new renewable energy projects

Danang encourages private enterprises to develop the renewable energy sector, including offshore projects as well as projects promoting high-tech agriculture.
Coal, hydro power to give way to renewables

Coal, hydro power to give way to renewables

Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) plans to mobilise 32 billion kWh of renewable energy, including 26.3 billion kWh of solar power, meaning the output of coal-fuelled and hydro-power plants will be reduced.
Foreign investors increase acquisitions of renewable energy projects in Vietnam

Foreign investors increase acquisitions of renewable energy projects in Vietnam

Foreign investors from China, Thailand, and Singapore are increasingly acquiring renewable energy projects at strategic positions from domestic enterprises.
Legislative urgency for solar project development

Legislative urgency for solar project development

In late January, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) issued a draft decision guiding the selection of investors implementing solar power projects under the bidding mechanism.
High hopes for PDP8 reform of energy mix

High hopes for PDP8 reform of energy mix

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has submitted the National Power Development Plan 8 for approval within this government tenure.
JinkoSolar Hongkong invests in photovoltaic cell technology project in Quang Ninh

JinkoSolar Hongkong invests in photovoltaic cell technology project in Quang Ninh

Jinko Solar Hongkong Ltd. received the investment and business registration certificates for its solar PV cell factory in Song Khoai IP in Quang Ninh.
Local consideration required in Vietnam’s energy advance

Local consideration required in Vietnam’s energy advance

Solar power farms have been emerging across the nation, offering tremendous advantages for those who can utilise them on their farmland, as well as contributing to a more sustainable energy footprint that counteracts climate change.
New phase on horizon for solar power development

New phase on horizon for solar power development

Vietnam, a rising star in Asia in solar power development, is to slash feed-in tariffs for rooftop solar installations this month, hoping to release some of the pressure on the national power grid that was exacerbated by the previous generous tariff that lasted until the end of December, as well as to prevent fraud for solar farming.
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.
Swedish Green Residence – Powering forward a more sustainable Vietnam

Swedish Green Residence – Powering forward a more sustainable Vietnam

In commemoration of the international Solar Appreciation Day, a solar panel system was formally inaugurated at the Swedish Residence in Hanoi.
Higher risk of default from solar power investment

Higher risk of default from solar power investment

The rush into solar power investment ventures has triggered a growing concern over loan defaults at banks as well as threatened to disrupt the country’s energy balance. 
Malaysia's Tenaga makes foray into Vietnamese solar market

Malaysia's Tenaga makes foray into Vietnamese solar market

TNB Renewables Sdn., Bhd. will acquire 39 per cent in a 21.6MW project comprising of five rooftop solar plants in Vietnam from Singapore’s Sunseap Group.
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