Over 870,000 households to access electricity in 2021-2025

The national target programme on electricity supply for rural, mountainous and island areas will reach approximately 871,263 households between 2021 and 2025, as heard at a conference held in Hanoi on January 14 to review its implementation in the past five years.

EVN lauded for ensuring power supply

EVN lauded for ensuring power supply

Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on January 12 lauded the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) for its efforts in ensuring electricity supply for socio-economic development, as well as daily activities.

An Giang has new solar power

An Giang has new solar power

The Sao Mai-An Giang solar power plant, invested by the Sao Mai Group in the southern province of An Giang, has been completed and expects to generate nearly 400 million kWh of electricity to the national...

Vietnam’s renewable energy boom driven by economic growth: The Diplomat

Vietnam’s renewable energy boom driven by economic growth: The Diplomat

Vietnam’s rapid economic growth is the primary mover for its renewable energy boom, according to an article titled “What’s Driving Vietnam’s Renewable Energy Boom?” posted in The Diplomat on January...

Ten typical events of Vietnam energy sector in 2020

Ten typical events of Vietnam energy sector in 2020

In 2020, despite many difficulties and challenges (from both inside and outside), especially the rage of Covid-19 pandemic, severe storms, and floods, trade tensions escalating and geopolitical competition...

Government to have new policy on purchase of solar power soon

Nearly a week after the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) stopped receiving grid connection and purchasing solar power following Decision No.13/2020 signed on April 6, last year, by the Prime Minister on the mechanism...

Vietnam’s power industry: A tale of liberation, construction, modernity

Vietnam’s power industry: A tale of liberation, construction, modernity

On December 21, 1954, after taking back control of Hanoi from the French, President Ho Chi Minh visited the Bo Ho Lighting Factory in the capital. “This power plant now belongs to the people, and the...

More than 100,000 rooftop solar power projects put into operation

More than 100,000 rooftop solar power projects put into operation

According to the updated data of Vietnam Electricity (EVN), there have been 101,029 grid-connected rooftop solar power projects with a total installed capacity of nearly 9,296 MWp.

New Vietnam-Germany partnership to save 6.3 bln kWh of electricity in 10 years

New Vietnam-Germany partnership to save 6.3 bln kWh of electricity in 10 years

The Ministry of Construction (MoC) and the German Cooperation Organisation (GIZ) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in developing the Vietnam Green Housing Programme, expected...

Singapore promotes clean energy development

Singapore promotes clean energy development

Singapore will harness four switches to transform and diversify energy supply, so as to achieve its vision of a clean and efficient energy future, Tan See Leng, Singaporean Second Minister for Trade and...

Solar power boom poses a distribution challenge

Solar power boom poses a distribution challenge

The increasing solar power capacity has made it difficult for national utility Vietnam Electricity (EVN) to ensure stable power distribution nationwide.  

EVN to digitalise all facilities on transmission lines by 2022

EVN to digitalise all facilities on transmission lines by 2022

The Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) is planning to have all equipment on transmission lines and 80 per cent of 110 kV circuit facilities digitalised from now to 2022.

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EVN lauded for ensuring power supply

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Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung on January 12 lauded the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) for its efforts...

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EVN restructures the dependent accounting units

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Construction of Hòa Bình hydropower's expansion project plant kicks off

Cập nhật 11/01/2021

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EVN aims to complete key power projects in 2020

Cập nhật 21/10/2020

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Power consumption rises as economy recovers from pandemic

Cập nhật 26/10/2020

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