Offshore wind farms worth USD billions line up for approval

Offshore wind farms worth USD billions line up for approval

Numerous foreign investors are interested in developing offshore wind farms worth billions of dollars in Vietnam.
Scale-up imperative in wind energy future

Scale-up imperative in wind energy future

As the global community fixes its gaze on a world beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, there is no better signpost to economic recovery than clean energy.
Wind power fuels green growth in Vietnam: IFC

Wind power fuels green growth in Vietnam: IFC

With its 3,000km coastline and the flat river deltas of the Red River and the Mekong, Vietnam boasts great potential for wind power energy.
GE Renewable Energy wins major onshore wind contract in Southeast Asia

GE Renewable Energy wins major onshore wind contract in Southeast Asia

GE Renewable Energy has will supply, install, and commission GE Cypress onshore wind turbines for BIM Wind JSC's 88MW wind farm in Ninh Thuan.
JICA financed $25 million for wind power project in Quang Tri

JICA financed $25 million for wind power project in Quang Tri

JICA in Vietnam has just signed a loan agreement of up to $25 million for an onshore wind power project in Quang Tri province.
Global offshore wind leader Ørsted to set up office in Vietnam

Global offshore wind leader Ørsted to set up office in Vietnam

Global offshore wind leader Ørsted has officially announced its office opening in Vietnam to set up a base to develop billion-dollar projects in the future.
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.
Conditions in place for offshore development

Conditions in place for offshore development

Reducing the cost of capital for offshore wind power projects in Vietnam will be the main driver for lowering electricity costs and encouraging investment in such projects, argue several international energy experts, with the right government policies needed to be implemented quickly to follow through with the country’s energy development schedule.
Capital mobilisation query leads power plan analysis

Capital mobilisation query leads power plan analysis

The third draft of the National Power Development Plan 8 (PDP8) is 843 pages thick but only nine of these cover financial issues, with an average mobilisation of $13 billion per year until 2045.
Showing ambition for offshore wind

Showing ambition for offshore wind

Vietnam is now boasting great potential in offshore wind development which is attracting more investors. Liming Qiao, head of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) Asia, told VIR’s Nguyen Thu about the challenges and regulatory needs for a true offshore wind sector in Vietnam.
UK investors eye renewable energy in Vietnam

UK investors eye renewable energy in Vietnam

Investors from the UK were showing significant interest in investing in renewable energy projects in Vietnam, especially wind power, expecting the Vietnamese Government to introduce long-term support policies as well as simplification of procedures for project implementation.
La Gan Wind Power Development Corporation signs four MoUs

La Gan Wind Power Development Corporation signs four MoUs

La Gan Wind Power Development Corporation on February 24 signed four MoUs on foundation supply and harbour services for its 3.5GW La Gan offshore wind farm.
Power structure balance required

Power structure balance required

Vietnam’s energy sector has been developing rapidly throughout the last few years, in which renewables show the strongest development.
Dak Lak approves two wind plants

Dak Lak approves two wind plants

The People's Committee of the Central Highlands of Dak Lak has granted in-principle investment approval to two wind energy project, expected to cost over 2.21 trillion VND (96 million USD).
Quang Tri: Wind power projects worth over 250 million USD given go-ahead

Quang Tri: Wind power projects worth over 250 million USD given go-ahead

The administration of central Quang Tri province has approved in principle three wind power projects with total capital approximating 5.8 trillion VND (251.7 million USD).
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