Competitive power market to resume operation on November 1

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has decided to resume the operation of the competitive electricity generation market (CGM) on November 1 after a one-month suspension.

High-quality manpower needed for electricity market

High-quality manpower needed for electricity market

A large number of high-quality personnel will be needed to meet the growing demand of the competitive generation market and the competitive wholesale electricity market in the time ahead, according...

Retail power market eyes competitive future

Retail power market eyes competitive future

Prime Minister Nguyễn Xuân Phúc last month issued Decision No 168/QĐ-TTg approving a five-year (2016-20) restructuring plan for the electricity sector. Đinh Quang Tri, deputy general director of Electricity...

Power market regulations to be ready by 2017

Power market regulations to be ready by 2017

Working on regulations to oversee the competitive power wholesale market are to be completed by June 2017.

Government to issue power market rules

Government to issue power market rules

A law on the competitive power wholesale market of Vietnam will be promulgated in the second quarter of 2017.

Electricity and power market monitoring centre launched

Electricity and power market monitoring centre launched

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai cut a ribbon at the National Electricity Moderation Centre (A0) on January 6 to inaugurate a new centre for monitoring and operating the power system and marke...

Electricity firms urged to enhance competitive market

Electricity firms urged to enhance competitive market

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Corporation (TKV) should work harder towards a competitive power generation...

Competitive wholesale power market design approved

Competitive wholesale power market design approved

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has issued a decision approving a detailed design for the competitive electricity wholesale market, which allows all units owning 30-megawatt (MW) power plants and...

60 plants join power market by August

60 plants join power market by August

As many as 60 power plants have joined the electricity market directly so far this year with a total capacity of 14,952 megawatts, accounting for 40 percent of the national power system, according to...

Power tariffs to follow market mechanism

Power tariffs to follow market mechanism

Local retail electricity price will be adjusted under a market mechanism by 2016, said Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang.

MoU signed on developing competitive electricity market

The Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam ( ERAV ) and the US Bureau of Energy Resources ( ENR ) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on providing technical support to develop the competitive...

77 plants to join electricity market in 2015

77 plants to join electricity market in 2015

Seventy seven power plants are expected to directly join the electricity market in 2015, accounting for nearly 70 percent of the total capacity of the entire national power system. 

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