Domestic scientists were joined by their colleagues from many countries at the third International Scientific Conference on Sustainable Energy Development (SED 3) which opened in Hanoi on October 16.

Issues high on the conference’s agenda were energy security, new and renewable energy, the economical and effective use of energy and advanced energy technology.

Local researchers submitted their studies on solutions for sustainable energy development, the impacts of energy use on the country’s environment, and the policy on energy pricing in relation with sustainable energy development.

The event is expected to enhance the exchange and cooperation among scientists, research organisations and businesses operating in the field.-VNA