Renewable energy high priority for Mekong region

Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam must work closer together to make the shift to using more renewable energy. This a vital step in attaining the region’s as well as each country’s sustainable development, said Prof. Đang Nguyen Anh, Vice President of the Vietnam Academy of Social Sciences.

Norwegian solar companies seek cooperation opportunity in Vietnam

Norwegian solar companies seek cooperation opportunity in Vietnam

A group of Norway’s leading solar companies attended a Norwegian Solar Seminar in Hanoi on October 15 to look for cooperation opportunities with local partners in the solar energy sector.

Vietnam’s major projects in Mekong-Japan cooperation framework

Vietnam’s major projects in Mekong-Japan cooperation framework

After 10 years participating in Mekong-Japan cooperation, Vietnamese ministries, sectors and localities have taken part in more than 100 projects.

Vietnam strives to ease energy pressure

Vietnam strives to ease energy pressure

Experts have suggested Vietnam build a balanced energy structure by developing renewable energy, given the increased energy demand in the country.

Cần Thơ City has put into operation the country’s first waste-burning power plant

Cần Thơ City has put into operation the country’s first waste-burning power plant

The country’s first waste-burning power plant, located in the Mekong Delta city of Cần Thơ, was put into trial operation on Monday.

Southern power sector meets development demands

Southern power sector meets development demands

The southern electricity sector has recorded significant achievements while overcoming difficulties and challenges to meet the region’s growing power demand.

Standard Chartered to stop financing new coal-fired power stations

Standard Chartered to stop financing new coal-fired power stations

Standard Chartered recently said it will stop financing new coal-fired power stations.

Thai company seeks to invest in thermo-power plant in Soc Trang

Thai company seeks to invest in thermo-power plant in Soc Trang

A Thai company has recently visited the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang to seek investment opportunities, especially in thermo-power plants.

EVN has announced the decision to appoint the deputy general director

EVN has announced the decision to appoint the deputy general director

Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has just announced the decision to appoint Mr. Nguyen Xuan Nam - EVN Chief Accountant to position of EVN Deputy General Director from October 15, 1818, according to Decision...

Australia could become the first country to experience solar power overflow

Australia could become the first country to experience solar power overflow

The sharply rising levels of rooftop and grid-level solar power will force difficult discussions as Australia reaches a solar peak, energy chiefs say.

EVNNPT successful in raising transmission project capital

EVNNPT successful in raising transmission project capital

The National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) has raised more than VND95.6 trillion for about 450 high voltage transmission projects. Domestic capital accounts for more than VND45.6 trillion...

Vietnam vows to heighten localization ratio of thermal power equipment

Vietnam vows to heighten localization ratio of thermal power equipment

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Renewable energy high priority for Mekong region

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Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam must work closer together to make the shift to using more renewable energy....

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