Work begins on 800 billion VND solar power project in Ninh Thuan

Vietnamese BIM Group and AC Group, the energy unit of the Philippines’s Ayala Corporation, began construction of a solar power plant (BIM 1 project) in Phuoc Minh commune, Thuan Nam district, the central coastal province of Ninh Thuan last month.

VN seeing a boom in renewable energy projects

Vietnam has seen a boom in renewable energy projects, in a bid to meet the nation’s future demands for power, after the Government scrapped plans to build a nuclear power plant in Ninh Thuan Province.

Vietnam, US look to strengthen energy cooperation

Vietnamese Ambassador to the US Pham Quang Vinh and US Congressman Paul Gosar, a Republican Party representative in Arizona State, have agreed that there is still huge potential for cooperation between the two countries, especially in green and renewable energy.

Vietnam put the largest rooftop solar power system into operation

The first phase of the largest rooftop solar power system in Vietnam has been put into operation at Song Than Inland Clearance Depot (ICD) in southern Binh Duong Province.

Finland supports Vietnam clean energy

Finnish companies will continue to invest in the development of Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, particularly in the conversion of waste to power, according to Finpro, the national trade promotion office of Finland.

Low emission technology saves textile firms money

The Vietnamese textile and garment industry annually spends an average of US$3 billion on energy, which is part of the reason products of domestic textile and garment businesses are less competitive than those of their rivals.

Busting out newest tech to aid Vietnam’s turn towards the sun

A market with stellar prospects

The fast-growing Vietnamese economy is starting to feel an increasing pressure to secure the necessary energy supplies. After over-reliance on conventional resources such as coal, hydropower, and gas to ensure energy security, Vietnam is aiming for a more balanced energy mix by expanding its renewables capacity in the long term. Solar energy is gaining momentum due to the falling costs of solar technology and the global drive to switch to renewable energy.

Vietnam has successfully made an air dryer for the boiler in coal-fired thermal power plant

Specialists from the National Research Institute for Mechanical Engineering - NARIME (Ministry of Industry and Trade) have successfully researched, designed and made a rotary heat recovery air dryer for boiler in coal-fired thermal power plant.

Can Tho, US group to cooperate in biomass production

Can Tho (VNA) – Authorities in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho had a working session with US-based Biomass Energy Systems, Inc. (BESI) on June 5 to discuss joint projects in waste treatment and renewable energy supply.

Thai investor to develop solar power project in Quang Ngai

Thailand’s Triple Win Corporation plans to develop a solar power project in Duc Pho district in the central province of Quang Ngai later this year.