The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) held a national conference in Nha Trang city in south-central Khanh Hoa province on July 24 to discuss the implementation of the National Energy Efficiency Programme in 2019-2020 (VNEEP3).
International experts put forward measures for Vietnam’s sustainable energy development and reduction of gas emission during the second high-level meeting of the Vietnam Energy Partnership Group (VEPG) in Hanoi on November 26.
The Republic of Korea’s government will provide US$1.9 million in financial aid for a project promoting energy saving in Vietnam’s industrial sector.
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has signed Decision 519/QD-TTg approving the proposal on a German-funded project to apply smart power network to develop renewable energy and energy efficiency in Vietnam.
Amid the spiralling ramifications of climate change in Vietnam, energy-saving and CO2-reducing technologies have proven an inevitable trend for small- and medium-sized enterprises.
Many businesses have refused to join a clean production and energy efficiency project because they don’t find attractive enough incentives, experts said at a conference on June 15.
The World Bank (WB) in Vietnam announced on April 17 that the bank’s Board of Executive Directors had approved a US$102 million loan to the Vietnamese Government to support enterprises in adopting energy-efficiency technologies and practices.
Vietnam joined many other countries around the world during the 2017 Earth Hour late on March 25 with the symbolic action of turning off unnecessary electrical devices for one hour.
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.
A new government circular took effect on February 10, allowing businesses to announce their level of energy efficiency and self-label their goods.
The Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) will include basic regulations on eco-industrial parks (EIPs) in some draft decrees to be submitted to the Government for consideration later this year.
Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has recently agreed to extend the deadline of the project on low carbon transition in energy efficiency sector (LCEE) in Vietnam to the end of June 2017.
Reducing the use of scarce natural resources through measurement of energy efficiency is critically needed to meet the energy demand of a growing economy like Vietnam, Vu Van Khiem, Director General of the Ministry of Science and Technology's National Office of the Southern Region, has said.
Authorities have been exerting more efforts and implementing various solutions, especially in energy efficiency, to turn the capital city of Hanoi into a greener city.
(VOV) - On June 25, the Danish Embassy in Hanoi and three Vietnamese banks signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on supporting an energy efficiency initiative in the private sector.
(VOV) - Denmark and Vietnam have consented to step up cooperation in energy development, specifically, energy efficiency and renewable energy.
The first Global Youth Summit (GYS) Winter to be held in Vietnam was inaugurated in Hanoi on January 15.
(VOV) - The Danish Ambassador to Vietnam signed a two and one-half year agreement on December 2 in Hanoi to provide US$6.5 million to help Vietnamese small-and-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) improve energy efficiency.
(VOV) - The State Bank of Vietnam and the World Bank on November 12 signed a US$ 500 million loan for a US$ 731.25 million operation in support of Vietnam’s energy sector.
(VOV) -Seven leading Italian business enterprises specializing in porcelain and ceramic machinery and equipment attended a business-to-business (B2B) meeting on November 4 in Hanoi.