Ten young talents who have the most outstanding research projects or solutions in science and technology were presented with the Golden Globe Awards 2019 at a ceremony in Hanoi on July 6.
For China, upstream Mekong River dams are more than electricity generators; they can deal with water shortages and are a political pressure tool.
The 600-megawatt Thang Long thermal power plant using GE stream - boiler technology will contribute to ensuring reliable power during the end of the dry season and into the early months of the rainy season.
Buying electricity directly from private companies running renewable energy power plants, and not through Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), is being considered.
Vietnam has set a target of raising renewable energy production from 58 billion kWh in 2015 to 101 billion kWh in 2020, 186 billion kWh in 2030, and 452 billion kWh in 2050.
Major issues regarding wind energy development in Vietnam are being discussed at the second Vietnam Wind Power Conference that opened in Hanoi on June 11.
A research team led by Vietnamese national Nguyen Trong Hieu from the Australian National University (ANU) has demonstrated for the first time the maximum potential of ultra-thin 2D materials to generate electricity using sunlight.
The Da Nhim – Ham Thuan – Da Mi Hydropower JSC sent electricity generated by Inverter B Station to the grid in the central province of Binh Thuan on May 27, raising the capacity of Da Mi solar power plant’s power supply to the grid to 38.2 MWp.
With increasingly high demand for electricity and the latest 8.36 percent electricity price spike, Electricity of Vietnam Group (EVN) and other power generation companies have seen profits soar.
May 27 this year will mark 25 years since Vietnam’s first 500kV power transmission line was switched on, connecting the north and south of the country with an uninterrupted electricity supply.
The Sai Gon Power Company has signed net-metering contracts with households in districts 1 and 3 that have rooftop solar power panels.
Ho Chi Minh City has reported a spike in electricity usage due to hot weather.
Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Do Thang Hai said recently the ministry would consider increasing the price of electricity this year.
PetroVietnam Power Corporation (PV Power) set a target of reaching an output of more than 5.6 billion kWh in the last quarter of this year to fulfill its full year’s plan.
Vietnam’s Getting Electricity indicator was ranked 27th among 190 countries and economies in the World Bank’s Doing Business report in 2018, up 37 places from last year.
Electricity supply from Vietnam has facilitated economic development in Laos and improved living standards of villagers in border districts, said Vilaphorn, assistant to Director of the Electricity Corporation of Laos (Electricite Du Laos - EDL) on August 7.
VOV.VN - By July 23, many routes leading to mountainous communes in Van Chan district, Yen Bai province had still been cut off by prolonged floods and severe landslides while electricity and communications systems remained disconnected.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) not only reached the majority of its targets for the first half of 2018, but also went beyond expectations, statistics showed.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade has proposed the transfer of the investment rights of some energy projects to Chinese investors.
Total FDI capital poured into new and existing projects and used to contribute capital and buy shares in domestic companies reached US$9.9 billion in Jan-May, down 18.3% year on year.