With the Government releasing the policy to develop the solar energy industry, it is poised for a boom, a workshop heard in HCM City on September 18.
Thua Thien-Hue is working to tap into solar energy potential, with the central province ripe for developing solar power.
VOV.VN - Vietnam has substantial potential for wind energy and it's hoped that it will play an increasingly larger role in turning the country away from dependence on fossil fuels, said leading economist Pham Chi Lan.
The Dragon Capital Management Limited of the US discussed its plan to build a solar energy plant with authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho at a working session on July 25.
Bamboo Capital has signed a cooperation agreement with Unisun Energy Group (Hong Kong) and Coara Solar (Germany) for a 40 megawatt solar energy project in the southern province of Long An.
The multinational group ET Solar held a working session with authorities of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho on June 14 to seek business opportunities in solar energy supply.
The Vietnamese Government’s decision on providing incentives for solar energy projects in Vietnam has attracted foreign investors to the field, including those from Taiwan.
Opportunities to invest in Vietnam’s solar energy sector are abundant after Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc issued a decision to encourage the development of solar power projects.
Numerous incentives will be offered for solar-power energy projects in Vietnam, according to a recently-issued decision from Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc that takes effective from June 1, 2017 – June 30, 2019.
VOV.VN - SHS Holdings Ltd. has announced that it and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Sinenergy Holdings Pte Ltd, signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ninh Thuan People’s Committee to develop a 300MW solar farm.
The India-based Tata Group conducted a field trip to Binh Phuoc on April 3 and leased 200 hectares of the southern province for its new solar power plant.
VOV.VN - Leading experts from the Republic of Korea (ROK) on March 14 held a training seminar in Hanoi for local energy efficiency operators and professionals in the real estate construction industry.
VOV.VN - Vietbuild Hanoi 2017 taking place on March 15-19 at the National Exhibition Construction Centre will attract the participation of 450 businesses, including 224 domestic enterprises, 83 joint ventures and 143 foreign groups from 18 countries.
VOV.VN - Japan-based Fujiwara is mulling a manufacturing joint venture in the province of Binh Dinh that could produce the solar panels needed to meet Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc’s energy targets.
Vietnam has become an attractive destination for Chinese and Taiwanese solar panel makers who want to make use of tax advantages to export to the US and Europe, according to Dau Tu (Investment) newspaper.
Work on a solar energy pin project started in the Quang Chau industrial park in Viet Yen district, northern Bac Giang province, according to the Kinh Bac City Development Company (KBC).
VOV.VN - A research group on energy and minerals introduced the World Bank (WB) project at a working session with Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee Le Van Khoa in the city on October 25.
VOV.VN - An estimated 228 companies from nine countries descended on Can Tho on October 12 to get a feel for the pulse of the construction and building materials market in the southern Mekong Delta region.
As Vietnam looks to raise the nation’s renewable energy sources, foreign investors are sensing an opportunity for solar energy projects. But low feed-in-tariffs are slowing this movement, to the dismay of both local and international organisations.
A shortage of policies on power tariffs for renewable energy, particularly solar electricity, has prevented the sector from attracting investors, said Prof Dang Dinh Thong from the Vietnam Clean Energies Association (VCEA).