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Hanoi pays consumers selling rooftop solar power to grid

Hanoi has begun to pay consumers who produce rooftop solar power and send back to the grid.

Long-delayed solar power plant opens in central Vietnam

A long-delayed solar power plant inaugurated in the central province of Quang Ngai gives renewable energy production a boost.

Vietnam’s 4 major wind farms

Vietnam is trying to increase the ratio of wind power in its energy mix, which is currently dominated by thermal and hydro power.
April 16, 2019 | 06:49 pm GMT+7

$108-mln wind power plant construction starts in southern Vietnam

Construction of an offshore wind power plant began Monday in the southern coastal province of Bac Lieu.
April 16, 2019 | 11:06 am GMT+7

PM questions ministry on admin procedures spiking renewable energy prices

The Prime Minister has demanded an explanation over reports that admin procedures have spiked renewable energy prices by 30 percent.
April 12, 2019 | 03:14 pm GMT+7

2018 spike in energy demand spells climate trouble: IEA

A 2.3 percent jump in global energy demand last year outstripped the expansion of renewables and helped drive record-high greenhouse gas emissions.
March 26, 2019 | 08:50 am GMT+7

Vietnam poised for renewable energy boom

Vietnam added to its national electricity plan 121 solar power projects with a capacity of 8,100 MW at the end of last year. 
March 14, 2019 | 05:45 pm GMT+7

Vietnam’s dilemma: clean electricity or energy security?

The debate between cheap, polluting energy from coal and expensive, environment-friendly renewable energy was on the agenda at an economic forum.
January 18, 2019 | 02:17 pm GMT+7

Vietnam model for direct renewable power purchase agreement to be ready soon

The direct power purchase agreement model for renewable energy, which has drawn much interest from investors, is set to be completed this month.
December 06, 2018 | 07:12 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s wind power tariffs attractive, but grid capacity a major concern

Vietnam’s new feed-in tariffs are attracting great interest in wind power, but investors are concerned about grid connection and purchase agreements.
December 03, 2018 | 02:26 pm GMT+7

Mushroom and bacteria turn light into clean energy

A team from the Stevens Institute of Technology have developed a 'power mushroom' able to create renewable energy.
November 13, 2018 | 06:37 pm GMT+7

Visitors enjoy the breeze at Vietnam’s first and biggest wind farm

Bac Lieu has the first wind farm in the country, with 62 coastal turbines - the first one in South East Asia to stand on a continental shelf.
October 10, 2018 | 10:18 am GMT+7

Vietnam eyes power imports from China, Laos

Vietnam might have to import power from China and Laos after 2020, says a senior official.
August 10, 2018 | 02:39 pm GMT+7

Vietnam set to trial Direct Corporate Power Purchase Agreement

Vietnam’s plan to pilot a direct power purchase agreement for renewable energy in 2019 has drawn keen interest from investors.
August 09, 2018 | 10:14 am GMT+7

Vietnam’s renewable energy sector in a state of flux

Vietnam’s renewable energy sector is experiencing an unprecedented surge in project activities and policy changes, making end results unpredictable.
August 07, 2018 | 10:02 am GMT+7
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