How solar panels are brightening Vietnam’s energy future

In Vietnam’s central region, nearly 150,000 solar panels fan out across 45 hectares (about 111 acres), glistening in the dry, windy heat. Although the landscape is quiet, big changes are underway.  

HCM City approves 3 waste-to-energy projects

HCM City approves 3 waste-to-energy projects

The HCM City People’s Committee has approved the construction of three plants to generate electricity from waste using advanced technologies, and work on them will start in September and October, according...

Today’s waste is tomorrow’s energy

Today’s waste is tomorrow’s energy

Global waste is expected to grow to 3.40 billion tonnes by 2050, more than double the population growth over the same period. According to a 2018 World Bank report, ‘What a Waste 2.0’ on solid waste...

 Korean electricity tech to be introduced at HCM City fair

Korean electricity tech to be introduced at HCM City fair

Smart electricity and green power technology from the Republic of Korea (RoK) will be introduced at the Việt Nam ETE and Enertec Expo 2019 from July 17-20 in HCM City.

A Brilliant New Kind of Solar Tech Could Provide Electricity And Clean Water to Millions

A Brilliant New Kind of Solar Tech Could Provide Electricity And Clean Water to Millions

A compact device that uses waste heat shed by solar cells to purify water could one day change the lives of hundreds of millions of people around the globe.

Work starts on waste-to-power plant in Bac Ninh

Work starts on waste-to-power plant in Bac Ninh

Construction was started on a high-tech waste-to-power plant worth 1.35 trillion VND (over 57.6 million USD) in Que Vo district, the northern province of Bac Ninh on May 29. 

Power management centre launched on Phú Quý Island

Power management centre launched on Phú Quý Island

The Phú Quý Island District Electricity Company inaugurated a management and operation centre on Tuesday.

More solar panels installed in southern localities

More solar panels installed in southern localities

Over 1,000 clients installed solar panels with a total capacity of nearly 2.5 million kWh on rooftops in 21 southern cities and provinces as of April 15, according to the Electricity Vietnam’s Southern...

Power plant’s use of sugarcane bagasse raises farmers’ incomes

Power plant’s use of sugarcane bagasse raises farmers’ incomes

More than 10,000 sugarcane–farm households in the central province of Phu Yen are earning higher profits thanks to the use of bagasse from a sugar factory to produce electricity.

Build favourable ecosystem for electric vehicles, say experts

Build favourable ecosystem for electric vehicles, say experts

Solar panels cost only 40% of the cost required for installing solar plants, said Gopal, adding that as the UPS were already in place people need not to spend additional amount for the same.

Schneider Electric launches new circuit-breaker

Schneider Electric launches new circuit-breaker

Masterpact MTZ, the next generation high-power low voltage circuit-breakers assembled in the Indian market, adding to our commitment to a sustainable circular economy.

Clean energy attracts investors

Clean energy attracts investors

With the development potential of renewable energy, coupled with the Government’s preferential policies, Việt Nam has drawn the attention of both domestic and foreign investors in the clean energy field,...

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