New coal-fired power plant in Cambodian national park commissioned

The Royal Group, Cambodia’s biggest private firm of tycoon Kith Meng, has secured 168.8 hectares of land in Koh Kong’s Botum Sakor National Park under a leasing agreement to develop a 700 megawatt (mW) coal power plant, according to a government sub-decree.

Wind and solar power at record high in 2020, coal dips: analysis

Wind and solar power at record high in 2020, coal dips: analysis

Wind and solar produced a record 10 per cent of global electricity in the first half of 2020 as the world's coal plant fleet ran at less than half its capacity, analysis published on Thursday showe...

Over 1,600 households install roof-top solar power system in July

Over 1,600 households install roof-top solar power system in July

The Central Power Corporation (EVNCPC) saw 1,637 customers installing roof-top solar power systems with a combined capacity of 76.729MWp in July.  

Beer unsold during Australia

Beer unsold during Australia's coronavirus lockdown has been turned into renewable energy

When Australia's coronavirus lockdown forced bars and restaurants to shut down in March, breweries were left with huge inventories of unsold, stale beer.  

Project to install 11,000 solar energy dustbins underway in Hanoi

Project to install 11,000 solar energy dustbins underway in Hanoi

Hanoi is carrying out a project to install around 11,000 solar energy dustbins across the city, aiming to help protect the environment.  

Dong Nai working to develop rooftop solar power

Dong Nai working to develop rooftop solar power

More than 2,500 customers of the Dong Nai Power Company in southern Dong Nai province had installed rooftop solar panels with total capacity of nearly 50.9 million kWp as of the end of July.

Nearly 20,000 rooftop solar power projects installed

Nearly 20,000 rooftop solar power projects installed

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) has announced that nearly 20,000 rooftop solar power projects with a combined capacity of 541.66 MWp were installed nationwide in the past seven months.

Banpu acquires new operating Mui Dinh wind farm and long-term presence in Vietnam

Banpu acquires new operating Mui Dinh wind farm and long-term presence in Vietnam

3 August 2020– Banpu Public Company Limited, a leading integrated energy solutions company in Asia-Pacific, is acquiring an operating wind farm, the “Mui Dinh Wind Farm.”

Enercon JV to sell 38MW Vietnamese wind

Enercon JV to sell 38MW Vietnamese wind

Enercon and Eab New Energy company Ven-wind New Energy is to sell the almost 38MW Mui Dinh wind farm in Vietnam to BRE Singapore, a subsidiary of Banpu Power, for an undisclosed price.   ...

Sông Hậu 1 Thermal Power Plant to begin commercial operation in 2021

Sông Hậu 1 Thermal Power Plant to begin commercial operation in 2021

The Việt Nam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) on July 28 activated the first machine unit and a 500KV distribution facility of the Sông Hậu 1 Thermal Power Plant Project in Hậu Giang Province to prepare for commercial...

Mekong Delta province embraces rooftop solar

Mekong Delta province embraces rooftop solar

Rooftop solar energy is becoming increasingly popular in Tiền Giang, with hundreds of companies, government agencies and private houses in the Mekong Delta installing solar panels.

EVN powers up all customer services

EVN powers up all customer services

Pursuing comprehensive reform, the biggest, state-owned power corporation/group in Vietnam - Vietnam Electricity (EVN) - has implemented a digital transformation of its customer services, which are...

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