Tag archive for ‘Vietnam energy’

New electricity grid ensures stable supply

The 500kV electricity grid from Pleiku – My Phuoc – Cau Bong is expected to be operational by the end of April, providing a stable electricity supply for southern provinces. More than 400 workers and engineers More...

March 31st, 2014

The “wind power movement” receives serious setback

Only three out of the total 48 registered wind power projects have become operational so far. There has been not the slightest commotion about the others. In late January 2014, the Ninh Thuan provincial People’s More...

March 30th, 2014

Vietnam learns to develop energy market

Navigating the risks and obstacles in developing Vietnam’s energy market was the topic of an international seminar held in Hanoi on March 28. An elite group of leading scientists, economists, government officials More...

March 29th, 2014

EVN works to meet southern need for power

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) is taking all possible measures to ensure a stable power supply for the south with the dry season in the region climbing to its peak. EVN Southern Power Company (SPC) Deputy General More...

March 24th, 2014

Vietnam has plentiful resources for developing renewable energy

Viet Nam should focus on renewable energy, director of the Energy Institute’s Renewable Energy and Clean Development Mechanisms Centre Nguyen Duc Cuong told Tuoi tre Cuoi tuan (Youth Weekly). How do you evaluate More...

March 23rd, 2014

PVN, EVN face ban on non-core investment

Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) and Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) will be banned from investing in real estate, banking, insurance and stock market, said the Ministry of Finance. The two State-owned groups have More...

March 8th, 2014

Vietnam likely to cut gas prices by VND31,000/12kg cylinder since March 1st

Retailed gas prices in Vietnam are likely to be cut by VND31,000/12kg cylinder ($1.47/cylinder) since March 1st, 2014, nld.com.vn reported, citing news from gas businesses. The domestic gas prices cut will be implemented More...

February 28th, 2014

Dung Quat oil refinery celebrates five year anniversary

Binh Son Oil Refinery located in the central province of Quang Ngai celebrated its fifth anniversary of operations on February 25. In the short five years since production began, its products have gained high stature More...

February 26th, 2014

EVN to ensure stable power supply

Electricity of Viet Nam (EVN) plans to operate more hydropower plants during the dry season to prevent further power cuts, according to a company report. Last month, the country”s total power demand was 9.2 More...

February 25th, 2014

Wind power boost needs policy support: experts

Vietnam possesses enormous potential for the development of wind power. However, to fully exploit this renewable source of energy, new incentive policies should be created to promote investment in the field, participants More...

February 22nd, 2014