Duyen Hai 1 thermoelectricity plant (Source: VNA)
Hanoi  (VNA) - The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN)'s Power Generation Corporation 1 (EVNGENCO 1) produced nearly 12.4 billion kWh of electricity in the last five months, fulfilling 40.8 percent of the target set for the year.

In May alone, the company’s output approximated 2.5 billion kWh, up 20 percent over the same period last year.

The firm set to produce nearly 2.9 billion kWh of electricity in June.

EVNGENCO 1 said in May the corporation ensured the progress of investment projects such as the expanded Da Nhim hydropower plant, the 220kV Dai Ninh transformer station and the Duyen Hai thermoelectricity plant.
 
Total values of investment and disbursement for its construction projects in the first five months of this year reached 8.68 trillion VND (381.9 million USD) and 8.27 trillion VND (nearly 363.9 million USD), respectively.

Notably, in May, EVNGENCO 1 arranged enough capital for the Ban Ve, Song Tranh 2, Dong Nai 3 and 4 hydropower plants, the coal port of the Duyen Hai electricity centre, and other infrastructure facilities.

This month, the company continues ensuring the progress of its projects such as Dai Ninh station, the expanded Da Nhim hydropower plant, and Uong Bi thermal power plant.

It will approve a feasibility report of a project to upgrade exhaust treatment system of the Uong Bi thermal power plant, while ensuring stable operation of turbines at the Duyen Hai 3 thermal power plant.

EVNGENCO 1 will also work with the EVN to verify balance reports for projects to develop infrastructure at the Duyen Hai electricity centre, the expanded Uong Bi thermal power plant and the Song Tranh 2 hydropower plant, as well as submit a balance report for the phase 1 of the Duyen Hai electricity centre’s seaport project to the group .-VNA