Setting the mechanisms for supporting development of Solar Power Projects

On Jan 5, Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Hoang Trung Hai chaired a meeting with the concerned ministries and agencies for directing to set the mechanisms for supporting development of solar power projects (SPP) - a sector now being encouraged in investment to solve the clean energy problem and sustainable development.

EVN called on to develop wind and solar energy

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has urged Electricity of Viet Nam (EVN) to develop new and renewable energy sources including wind and solar power.

Regulations on developing biomass power projects

On December 15, 2015, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) issued the Circular No. 44/2015 / TT-BTC (Circular 44) to stipulate the project development, avoided costs tariff and pattern power purchase agreement for biomass power projects.

Vietnam’s largest solar battery factory

VietNamNet Bridge – Hanoi authorities last week hosted an inauguration ceremony for Vietnam’s largest centre for technology transfer at the Hoa Lac Hi-tech Park, with the largest solar battery production line in the country.

Sharing Danish Experience of EE Promotion with Provinces

The Danish government is sharing experiences of policies and actions to promote energy efficiency in the industrial sector, particularly the SME’s at the workshop on experiences of implementation of the VNEEP program in the South arranged by the DOIT of Dong Thap for DOIT on October 16, 2015.

Establishing mechanisms to support the solar power development

Deputy Prime Minister (DPM) Hoang Trung Hai asked the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) to study perfecting the mechanisms to support the solar power development.

Ba Ria – Vung Tau Boosted Energy Efficiency in Manufacturing Enterprises

Ba Ria – Vung Tau is one of the provinces having high energy consumption. Located in the Southern Key Economic Zone, Ba Ria – Vung Tau is famous for oil and gas potential with large oil mines and simultaneously one of the centers of energy, heavy industry, tourism and deep-water harbors in the country. Therefore, the efficient use of energy has been actively implemented, particularly in manufacturing enterprises.

PV Power: 8 years and 100 billion kWh of electricity

PV Power hits milestones of 100 billion kWh. More than eight years ago, when PV Power was established, many people sneered at it and waited “to see how petroleum workers produce electricity”. Over the years, PV Power has become the second power supplier in the country and produced 100 billion kWh as a clear evidence for the capability to produce power of petroleum workers.

Vestas grabs 24MW in Vietnam

Vestas is to supply 12 V100 2.0MW turbines for HydroChina’s Phu Lac wind farm in the Tuy Phong district of southeastern Vietnam.

Vietnam Slow To Start Up Renewable Energy

Vietnam might seem like a good candidate for renewable energy projects. With plenty of sunshine and ocean winds, Vietnam seems like the right place to capture energy from the sun and wind. But there are only three big wind farms producing electricity and no considerable solar investment. That puts Vietnam far behind Indonesia, Thailand and other Asian countries in the development of renewable energy.