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Jump in renewable energy jobs worldwide: agency

'In the last four years, for instance, the number of jobs in the solar and wind sectors combined has more than doubled.'

Vietnam faces shaky energy future as coal-fired power remains dominant

As hydropower reaches its maximum capacity, the renewable energy sector remains immature and nuclear power seems ...

Vietnamese province green-lights $35 mln solar plant

The domestically-funded plant brings Vietnam one step closer to its aim of generating 10 percent of electricity from renewable sources by 2030.
May 14, 2017 | 03:47 pm GMT+7

Work spins into action at $80 mln wind power project in south-central Vietnam

The plant will be using the largest turbines ever to be installed in the country.
April 28, 2017 | 08:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam among nations taking lead in clean energy - World Bank

Vietnam is emerging as a leader in the global race to switch to sustainable energy by 2030, the World Bank said.
February 24, 2017 | 12:00 pm GMT+7

Vietnam's wind power target blown off course by low profitability

Cheap electricity prices have literally taken the wind out of the sails of potential investors.
February 20, 2017 | 09:00 am GMT+7

Vietnam to focus more on wind energy to power growth

Renewable energy sources remain largely untapped across the country.
November 30, 2016 | 12:04 pm GMT+7

Facing donors, Vietnam urged to rethink coal-fueled growth

International partners say what Vietnam desperately needs is better policy.
October 27, 2016 | 01:00 am GMT+7

World Bank offers ray of light to promote solar power in HCMC

Renewable energy accounts for only 0.1 percent of Ho Chi Minh City’s electricity consumption.
October 25, 2016 | 08:35 pm GMT+7

Vietnam pushes renewable energy with focus on solar power

Vietnam is grappling to generate enough energy to power the economy.
August 26, 2016 | 05:16 pm GMT+7

Foreign investors lay eyes on Vietnam’s renewable energy sector

Vietnam has opened up to foreign investors in a bid to meet the rising demand for power.
August 02, 2016 | 06:46 pm GMT+7

Vietnam calls for private investments in biomass energy

Vietnam is urging local and foreign companies to invest in biomass power plants to help meet the country’s renewable energy targets, Pham Trong Thuc, head of the New and Renewable ...
April 01, 2016 | 05:45 pm GMT+7