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Renewable funding solutions sought

Renewable funding solutions sought

The ignition of interest in renewables has indicated the potential for rapid development under effective policies and current market conditions, but ambitions to expand renewable energy generation further will be constrained by the barriers in attracting private sector investment.

Auction could determine future of solar initiatives

Auction could determine future of solar initiatives

After months of uncertainty over the policy, the much awaited next round of purchase prices in solar power may be set through auction instead of enjoying the same feed-in tariff required elsewhere. The auction method may set the country up for greater clarity and fewer investor risks in the sector.

Developers awaiting latest FiT amid sparked solar rush

Developers awaiting latest FiT amid sparked solar rush

Despite bankability concerns in power purchase agreements, investing in solar power is a new boom in Vietnam as developers, original equipment manufacturers, and contractors rush into the market thanks to the current feed-in tariff.

Vietnam raises wind power price to encourage development

Vietnam raises wind power price to encourage development

The Government has recently decided to increase price of wind power to encourage the development of this energy after eight years imposing the Feed in Tariff (Fit) of 7.8 US cent/kWh, which is said to be too low for investors to overcome perceived risks.

Providing tailwind to Vietnamese power plants

Providing tailwind to Vietnamese power plants

General Electric Renewable Energy is known as the world’s leading supplier of wind turbines, with a diversified portfolio of onshore and offshore turbines and the latest technology to foster wind power development.

High tariffs deliver a blow to wind energy

High tariffs deliver a blow to wind energy

Foreign investors have shown a large appetite for wind power projects in Vietnam. However, in order to spur investment in the sector, there must be a more attractive tariff regime.