Tag: "hydropower plant"

Yen Bai: 16 people killed, missing in floods

Yen Bai: 16 people killed, missing in floods

Torrential rains brought by a tropical low pressure system on October 10 and 11 triggered floods in the northern province of Yen Bai, which caused 16 people dead and missing as of 13:00 pm on October 11.

Lai Chau hydropower plant becomes an attraction in northwest

Lai Chau hydropower plant becomes an attraction in northwest

VOV.VN - Lai Chau province borders the provinces of Lao Cai, Dien Bien, Son La and Yen Bai and is home to more than 20 ethnic minority groups. The province boasts great tourist potential with its beautiful landscape and diverse culture.

Trung Son hydropower puts second turbine into operation

Trung Son hydropower puts second turbine into operation

The second turbine of the Trung Son hydropower plant in the central province of Thanh Hoa began generating electricity for the national grid on March 21, just more than one month after the launch of the first turbine.

Deputy PM Dung inaugurates Lai Chau Hydropower plant

Deputy PM Dung inaugurates Lai Chau Hydropower plant

VOV.VN - Deputy PM Trinh Dinh Dung on December 20 inaugurated a hydropower plant in Lai Chau Province that has the capacity to provide 4.7 billion kWh of electricity to the national grid annually.

Over 470 hydropower projects to be cut

Over 470 hydropower projects to be cut

The Ministry of Industry and Trade removed 471 hydropower plant projects from its power development plan after reviewing the plan in accordance with a National Assembly resolution passed in 2013.

PM orders better life for relocated people in northwest

PM orders better life for relocated people in northwest

Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc requested ensuring better life for people who were relocated to make way for the construction of the Son La hydropower plant, saying the task will spur socio-economic development in the northwestern region.

Conference highlights impacts of water projects on Mekong delta

Conference highlights impacts of water projects on Mekong delta

Along with the El Nino, projects in the Mekong River’s upstream, including hydropower plants, water-diverting and water-use works, are likely to pose serious impacts to the Mekong Delta, heard a conference held by the People and Nature Reconciliation in Hanoi on July 20.

Weekend tour to 'Ha Long Bay on land'

Weekend tour to 'Ha Long Bay on land'

Located in Cao Phong district, Hoa Binh province, just about 110km north-east of Hanoi center, Thung Nai is a popular destination for weekend retreat.

Deputy Prime Minister meets Chinese Premier

Deputy Prime Minister meets Chinese Premier

Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has thanked China for responding to Vietnam’s call to release water from Jinghong hydropower plant in Yunnan province, to provide water for emergency use by countries downstream on the Mekong river, amid the ongoing severe drought.

Vinacomin launches Dong Nai 5 hydropower plant

Vinacomin launches Dong Nai 5 hydropower plant

The Vietnam National Coal and Minerals Industrial Group (Vinacomin) on December 20 inaugurated Dong Nai 5 Hydropower plant in the Central Highlands province of Lam Dong, one of the key projects in the country’s Power Development Plan 7.