VOV.VN - A Norway-Vietnam Seminar on liquefied natural gas (LNG), organised by the Royal Norwegian Embassy, Commercial Section (Innovation Norway) in Vietnam and Norwegian Energy Partner, was held in Hanoi on November 4.
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has asked agencies to comment on its special project to control companies thought to be likely of polluting the environment - even industries not yet in operation, such as 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.
A wide range of new technologies and solutions from GE can contribute to the Vietnamese energy agenda through the reduction of emissions and the enhanced efficiency of power generation assets, especially in coal-fired power plants.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade’s proposal to increase the feed-in tariff (FiT) of wind power is expected to take projects currently on paper into implementation.
President Tran Dai Quang and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on June 29 (local time) expressed particular interest in strengthening commercial cooperation, agreeing on investing more than US$10 billion in both country.
VOV.VN -The Vietnam Energy Association and the Republic of Korea (RoK) on March 16 co-organised an international conference on new technologies in power and renewable energy in Ho Chi Minh City.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has urged the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) to focus all resources to supply higher quality and more reliable power for socio-economic activities and people’s daily use.
Malaysia’s Toyo Ink Group Berhad has not yet secured the partners it requires to join its first build-operate-transfer Song Hau 2 thermal power plant in southern Vietnam.
Vietnam's energy sector is set to become a new foreign investment magnet this year with at least US$4.5 billion to be committed for two new power plants, a government report said.
Diseases linked to pollution caused by a fast growing network of coal-fired power plants kill around 4,300 people in Vietnam each year, according to a new estimate by scientists.
Leaders of the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) pledged to ensure sufficient coal for electricity production despite the disruption caused by flooding recently.
Vietnam will have more electricity suppliers next year, giving local consumers a wide range of options instead of forcing them to buy from state-owned EVN, the sole supplier at the moment, an insider said.
On its way to the sea, the Thu Bon River not only carries tonnes of silt to the fertile land in Quang Nam province, central Vietnam, but also contributes to creating many cultural heritage sites like My Son Sanctuary and Hoi An ancient town.
The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) will invest US$39 billion in building another 95 power plants with a total capacity of nearly 49,000MW in the next ten years.
The Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) and the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) Group have finally clinched deals for products from the three gas-fuelled power plants in the south, ending prolonged negotiations.