The Renewable Energy Development Project (REDP) has helped dozens of projects and training establishments improve investment and construction capacity and train human resources in the field of renewable energy.
The German and Denmark embassies and the German international cooperation agency co-organised a workshop on wind power development in Vietnam.
VOV.VN -Group of Seven (G7) investors will have plenty of opportunities to become strategic investors in the field of renewable energy in Vietnam, has said Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc.
The People’s Committee of Ninh Thuan province has granted investment licences to nine solar power projects worth over VND12 trillion (US$527.4 million).
Owners of shrimp-breeding ponds pay 50-200 million VND (2,200 – 8,800 USD) for electricity per hectare per crop, accounting for 10 percent of their total cost of aquaculture production.
Global leading companies in construction and coal supply will take part in the Vietnam – Australia energy conference, scheduled for May 22 in Hanoi, said the Australian Embassy in Vietnam.
The renewable energy sector and environmental projects continue to attract foreign capital investment, with many projects substantial in size and affirmed for implementation.
Deputy Prime Minister Pham Binh Minh has signed Decision 519/QD-TTg approving the proposal on a German-funded project to apply smart power network to develop renewable energy and energy efficiency in Vietnam.
Foreign investors already active in the Vietnamese power sector are looking to expand their footprints in the country to create a more stable power supply in the near future, with increased focus on renewable energy.
The list of renewable energy projects registered by foreign investors in Vietnam has been lengthened by projects from Thai and Spanish investors.
The MeKong Delta province of Bac Lieu has rejected a project to build Cai Cung thermal power plant, saying that it wants to become a national centre of renewable energy and a large producer of shrimp farming.
The central coastal province of Quang Binh is calling for domestic and foreign investment in renewable energy, especially solar and wind power.
Vietnam has seen a boom in renewable energy projects, in a bid to meet the nation’s future demands for power, after the Government scrapped plans to build a nuclear power plant in Ninh Thuan province.
VOV.VN - Quang Tri has great potential to develop wind energy projects in the near future, said Mason Wallck, managing director of Infunde Development at a meeting with the provincial People’s Committee on February 8.
The central province of Quang Tri is giving top priority to luring investment in renewable energy to fully tap its potential for wind and solar power.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on investors to pour more investments into the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu which holds great potential for super-intensive shrimp farming and renewable energy.
A number of businesses in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu have registered investment in renewable energy with a total capital of over VND100 trillion (US$4.4 billion).
The first phase of the largest rooftop solar power system in Vietnam has been put into operation at Song Than Inland Clearance Depot (ICD) in southern Binh Duong province.
Boasting huge potential for renewable power development, the south central coastal province of Ninh Thuan is working to lure investments in the sector, aiming to become Vietnam’s clean energy centre.
To attract investment in the renewable energy sector, the Ministry of Industry and Trade has confirmed that a mechanism to allow businesses to buy power at competitive prices from renewable energy generators will be piloted in 2018.