Green energy: a highlight on the sidelines of the ASEM 11

Economic cooperation, green energy, environmental protection and climate change prevent were the main contents of the 13 bilateral meetings between Vietnamese Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders of the Asian and European nations on the occasion of His visit to Mongolia and participation in ASEM 11 from July 13 to 16.

Germany supports Vietnam on National Biomass Energy development and utilisation planning

The Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in Vietnam and General Directorate of Energy (GDE)- Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) co-host the Consultation Workshop on "National Biomass Energy Development and Utilization Planning for the Period of 2020 with vision to 2030”.

Bac Lieu: From wind power to solar power

At a meeting of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, France late 2015 with the participation of over 190 countries, international delegates came up to the Vietnam delegation at the event to congratulate the nation on the video clip they screened on the Bac Lieu wind power project in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu.

Việt Nam urged to increase use of renewable energy

The Government’s national power development plan that calls for a higher proportion of power generation from renewable energy by 2030, including water, wind, solar and biomass, has not met its targets or the country’s potential, according to the Việt Nam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA).

Official guarantees summer power

The country will receive adequate power this summer, Dinh The Phuc, Deputy Head of Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, said.

Thailand companies would like to invest the wind power projects in Nhon Hoi Economic Zone

EGAT International Company Limited and the B.Grimm Power Company (Thailand) have contacted leaders of Binh Dinh province to lean about opportunities for investing wind power projects in Nhon Hoi Economic Zone.

Benefits of solar power for rural areas

Physician Mai Thi Du at Hoa Nhon Medical Center said since solar heating water system was installed in June, care and treatment has been carried out more easily.

Vietnam to phase out coal, invest in gas and renewables

Prime minister says government will review plans for new coal power plants, indicating country could shift towards lower emission gas and renewables

Da Nang to gain benefits via solar system applications

According to the experts, Da Nang province is a suitable place to harness solar power as it shows an enormous potential for solar energy harvesting with the monthly sunshine hours of 177 on average and the daily average solar radiation of 4.89 kWh/m2. As a result, Da Nang has been ranked as the 5th potential solar power exploiter among other 16 provinces in Vietnam.

Wind Power Cash Flow Modelling Training for Vietnamese Project Developers

The Training Workshop takes place on 14th & 15th January 2016 in Ho Chi Minh City and provides