Clean energy development helps Vietnam reduce dependence on imports: official Business

Clean energy development helps Vietnam reduce dependence on imports: official

The increasing proportion of clean energy such as solar and wind power in recent years has helped Vietnam diversify energy sources and reduce its dependence on imported energy, thus enhancing its national energy security, said Director of the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Department of Electricity and Renewable Energy Hoang Tien Dung.
President welcomes leading US energy enterprises Politics

President welcomes leading US energy enterprises

Vietnam always welcomes US investors and gives high priority to efforts to sustainably develop the energy sector with the goal of maintaining national energy security and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, President Nguyen Xuan Phuc has affirmed.
PetroVietnam plans to embark on hydrogen industry Business

PetroVietnam plans to embark on hydrogen industry

With the goal of helping to guarantee national energy security and in response to a downward trend in oil and gas extraction output, the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) has identified the research and assessment of its opportunities in developing the hydrogen industry, including producing “green” hydrogen and exploring natural hydrogen sources, as a crucial task.
EPC contract signed for power plant in Quang Binh Business

EPC contract signed for power plant in Quang Binh

A contract on a bidding package worth 30 trillion VND (nearly 1.29 billion USD) on engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) of the Quang Trach 1 thermal power plant in the central province of Quang Binh was signed in Hanoi on June 17.
PetroVietnam’s sci-tech development: Turning the impossible into the possible Business

PetroVietnam’s sci-tech development: Turning the impossible into the possible

Mastering technology and constantly creating innovations are the ongoing aims of scientific and technological development and application projects conducted by the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam). The success of such projects has generated trillions of VND for Vietnam, ensuring the profitability of oil and gas fields and plants and helping many localities improve people’s living standards.
Plan to power up energy sector Business

Plan to power up energy sector

Providing a sufficient source of energy to facilitate Vietnam’s industrialisation and modernisation while also ensuring national energy security remained a challenge as Vietnam and the region are importing more and more energy.
Greater efforts asked for ensuring national energy security Business

Greater efforts asked for ensuring national energy security

The Ministry of Industry and Trade has asked for stronger efforts to ensure national energy security, prioritise rapid and sustainable energy development in connection with protecting ecological environment, and ensuring national defence and security.
Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2020 underway Business

Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2020 underway

The Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2020 was launched in Hanoi on August 25 by the Vietnam Sustainable Energy Alliance, the Vietnam Climate Action Alliance, and the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations.
US helps Indonesia design gas infrastructure World

US helps Indonesia design gas infrastructure

The US Trade and Development Agency announced on June 17 that it had awarded a grant to Indonesia’s PT Nusatama Properta Panbil to promote continued economic growth and energy security in Indonesia.