VOV.VN - A number of memorandums of understanding (MoU) relating to energy development worth tens of billions of US dollars were signed during the Vietnam Energy Summit 2020 in Hanoi on July 22.
Many private enterprises said they want to invest in building renewable energy infrastructure, but Vietnam still lacks mechanisms to encourage private enterprises to participate in this activity.
VOV.VN - Using renewable energy and conserving energy have become a growing trend in craft villages because of the obvious benefits. But they need more preferential loans to upgrade machines and equipment.
VOV.VN - In the context of increasing demand for sources of electricity for the purpose of boosting socio-economic development, renewable energy has been marked by Vietnamese enterprises as a strategic step towards participating in a larger market.
Legislators adopted a resolution recognising and permitting the enforcement of rulings issued by dispute settlement agencies under the EU-Vietnam Investment Protection Agreement (EVIPA) with 95.3% of votes in favour, during the ongoing ninth session of the 14th National Assembly in Hanoi on June 18.
The central city of Da Nang and the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to beef up their friendship and cooperation during an online ceremony on June 11.
Vietnam Electricity Ho Chi Minh City (EVN HCMC) on May 12 signed a memorandum of understanding on solar power development with the Bach Khoa Investment and Development of Solar Energy Corporation, the Vietnam Ecological Solutions JSC and the TTC Energy JSC.
The capacity of coal-fired power plants in Vietnam will be reduced to 8,760 MW in 2025 and 6,340 in 2030 due to the sluggish implementation of several projects and the disagreement of some localities in coal-fired power plant development.
Renewable energy has emerged as one of the most preferred sectors for investment in Vietnam, according to a survey by international consulting firm Grant Thornton, but the development of such projects has been hampered by a number of challenges.
Over 40 enterprises, policy-making agencies and trade promotion organizations of Vietnam are participating in an electrical and energy equipment fair which opened on January 18 in India.
Construction of a wind power plant has started in the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang.
Vietnam has offered a very high price for solar power to attract investment in this energy segment, but the country now has to recalculate the pricing to ensure sustainable development for this renewable energy.
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh hosted a reception for Andy Kinsella, Chief Executive Officer of Ireland-based Mainstream Renewable Power, in Hanoi on November 20.
The Mekong Delta province of An Giang expects further cooperation with the US in the fields of smart city development, renewable energy, water resources, climate change, trade and education, among others, said Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee Nguyen Thanh Binh on November 18.
A halt to investment in new coal-fired power plants is required to check the trend of increasing coal consumption, a report warns.
ACCIONA, a world leading company in sustainable infrastructure solutions and renewable energy projects for over 100 years from Spain, has officially entered Vietnam.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) on November 1 announced a new project promoting urban energy security in Vietnam at an event held in HCM City.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT)’s Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority and the Belgian Embassy held a seminar in Hanoi on October 24 discussing renewable energy development.
Ninh Thuan has the most potential in Vietnam to develop wind and solar power, heard a workshop held in the south central coastal province on October 3.
A conference on green finance for renewable energy in Vietnam’s industrial sector took place in Hanoi on September 18, as part of the Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2019.