Japan to provide Vietnam with clean coal tech Sci-Tech

Japan to provide Vietnam with clean coal tech

Japan’s coal enterprises are ready to transfer clean coal technology to Vietnam’s firms to reduce emissions and enhance efficiency in the electricity sector, said Noboru Aoki, head of the environment division at New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organisation.
Cheap imports challenge Vietnam coal Business

Cheap imports challenge Vietnam coal

The domestic coal sector is going through a tough time owing to serious competition from cheap imported coal, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
ASEAN promotes integration on energy World

ASEAN promotes integration on energy

As many as 80 delegates from ASEAN member countries, the International Energy Agency and the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia gathered in Vientiane on January 12-13 for an ASEAN Senior Officials Meeting on Energy (SOME).
Business

Coal industry aims to increase production in H2

The Vietnam National Coal Mineral Industries Group (Vinacomin) has adjusted this years’ coal production and consumption plans as domestic coal consumption in the second half of 2014 is expected to rise, the Vietnam Economic News reported.
Politics

AMEM 28 marks ASEAN energy close coordination

The 28th ASEAN Ministers on Energy Meeting (AMEM 28) marks the close coordination of ASEAN energy in implementing targets to form an ASEAN economic community, said Vietnamese Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang.