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Bac Lieu attracts lion’s share of FDI capital in first four months

Bac Lieu attracts lion’s share of FDI capital in first four months

The southern province of Bac Lieu topped the country in attracting foreign investment in the first four months of 2020 with a single project worth US$4 billion producing electricity from LNG, the Ministry of Planning and Investment’s Foreign Investment Agency (FIA) has reported.

Vietnam reduces capacity of coal power plants

Vietnam reduces capacity of coal power plants

Vietnam will reduce the total capacity of coal-fired thermal power plants from 2020 until 2030, according to the National Steering Committee for Electricity Development.

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

Foreign investment falls 23.6 percent in first two months

The inflow of foreign investment into Vietnam experienced a year-on-year drop of 23.6 percent in the first two months of the year to 6.47 billion USD, according to a report from the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Foreign Trade Agency.

Japanese firm expects to supply LNG to O Mon 1 thermal power plant

Japanese firm expects to supply LNG to O Mon 1 thermal power plant

Vice Chairman of the municipal People’s Committee of the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho Truong Quang Hoai Nam held a working session with representatives from Japan’s JERA Co. Inc. to discuss the use of liquefied natural gas (LNG) at O Mon 1 thermal power plant in Can Tho.

Ba Ria-Vung Tau seeks to develop LNG-fueled power projects

Ba Ria-Vung Tau seeks to develop LNG-fueled power projects

Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Hoang Quoc Vuong on January 7 asked the southern coastal province of Ba Ria-Vung Tau to weigh environmental and economic impacts of liquefied natural gas (LNG) electricity projects that are seeking approval.

Drastic adjustments urged to tackle power shortages

Drastic adjustments urged to tackle power shortages

VOV.VN - Urgent solutions must be sought to handle imminent electricity shortages, coupled with drastic adjustments to the future national power development plan and power purchase agreement.

Vietnam to import LNG to meet burgeoning electricity demand

Vietnam to import LNG to meet burgeoning electricity demand

Demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) will continue to be strong, outpacing domestic production by 2020 requiring the country to import around one million cubic metres a year, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade.

Construction starts on one-million-tonne Thi Vai LNG warehouse

Construction starts on one-million-tonne Thi Vai LNG warehouse

The state-owned oil and gas group PetroVietnam (PVN) and its member company, PetroVietnam Gas Corporation (PV Gas) started construction on a liquefied natural gas (LNG) warehouse at Thi Vai Terminal in the southern province of Ba Ria – Vung Tau on October 28.

Vietnam attends LNG Producer-Consumer Conference in Japan

Vietnam attends LNG Producer-Consumer Conference in Japan

Vietnam’s Minister of Industry and Trade Tran Tuan Anh joined policymakers, researchers and representatives of energy companies from 26 countries at the LNG Producer-Consumer Conference 2019 in Tokyo on September 26.

Party economic official affirms support for US energy company

Party economic official affirms support for US energy company

Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Nguyen Van Binh has affirmed that Vietnam values and creates favourable conditions for clean energy investors in general and the US’s AES energy company in particular.