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Binh Thuan makes efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Binh Thuan makes efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

The south central coastal province of Binh Thuan is implementing the United Nations’ “Reducing Emissions from Deforestation and Forest Degradation” (UN-REDD) project funded by the Norwegian Government in 41 communes of seven districts.

WB announces US$200 billion for Climate Action

WB announces US$200 billion for Climate Action

VOV.VN -The World Bank Group has announced a major new set of climate targets for 2021-2025, doubling its current 5-year investments to around US$200 billion in support for countries to take ambitious climate action.

The dual benefits of climate change solutions

The dual benefits of climate change solutions

Scientists from the Institute of Environmental Management Science have carried out research evaluating the dual environmental benefits brought by climate change adaptation solutions.

Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation

Central region reviews green growth strategy realisation

Nearly 100 delegates from 19 cities and provinces in the central region were brought together at a conference in Nha Trang resort city, Khanh Hoa province, on November 16-17, to review the five-year implementation of the national green growth strategy.

Wind power plant built in Ninh Thuan

Wind power plant built in Ninh Thuan

Singapore – based renewables developer The Blue Circle and its Vietnamese partner TSV began construction of Dam Nai wind power plant on April 28 in Tan Hai commune, Ninh Hai district, the central province of Ninh Thuan.

Investors waiting for higher wind power prices

Investors waiting for higher wind power prices

Up to 19 wind power projects have been registered in Binh Thuan Province but investors are yet to start work on them, saying the current selling price regulated for this source of green energy is below production cost.

Climate talks set 2018 deadline to agree rules

Climate talks set 2018 deadline to agree rules

Nearly 200 nations agreed around midnight on November 18 to work out the rules for a landmark 2015 global deal to tackle climate change within two years in a new sign of international support for a pact opposed by US President-elect Donald Trump.

Nightmare scenario: Coastal Vietnam faces a watery end

Nightmare scenario: Coastal Vietnam faces a watery end

Several coastal areas in Vietnam are likely to become the victims of climate change and be under water by the end of this century, according to Climate Change and Sea Level Rise Scenarios for Vietnam released by Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment.

Regulations on eco-industrial parks to be issued

Regulations on eco-industrial parks to be issued

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.

Organic produce becoming popular, lucrative

Organic produce becoming popular, lucrative

Demand for organic farm produce has increased significantly both in Vietnam and globally, and this offers good prospects for businesses investing in the field, a seminar heard in Ho Chi Minh City on May 12.

Outcomes of UN climate change conference publicised

Outcomes of UN climate change conference publicised

The significance of the outcomes of the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change in France’s Paris was highlighted at a press conference in Hanoi on December 16.

COP 21: obligation and commitment

COP 21: obligation and commitment

(VOV) - The 21st Summit of Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) will try to reach a binding agreement to limit rising global temperatures to no more than 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels by the end of the 21st century.