Southeast Asian countries eye regional power grid World

Southeast Asian countries eye regional power grid

A regional power grid for Southeast Asia has been proposed, with first trials set for 2022, as regional countries are speeding up their renewable energy transmission plans in efforts to meet climate change targets.
Italian firms interested in renewable energy in Vietnam, ASEAN ASEAN

Italian firms interested in renewable energy in Vietnam, ASEAN

The Vietnamese Embassy in Italy and the Festival della Diplomazia (Diplomacy Festival) jointly held a conference on renewable energy and sustainable development in ASEAN in Rome on October 20, which drew a large number of Italian and European firms.
Vietnam sees fastest rise in solar, wind power rate in national electricity structure in 2020: Research Business

Vietnam sees fastest rise in solar, wind power rate in national electricity structure in 2020: Research

The increase in the solar plus wind share of the electricity mix in Vietnam in 2020 was much faster than the pace seen in the Asia-Pacific region or the world as a whole, according to a research jointly implemented by the Australian National University, the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, the ASEAN Centre for Energy and the National Economics University of Vietnam.
Vietnam, Austria eye cooperation in renewable energy development Business

Vietnam, Austria eye cooperation in renewable energy development

Vietnam wishes to promote cooperation with Austria in the field of energy, especially renewable energy and sustainable development, Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien told State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology Magnus Brunner on September 7.
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.
Techwire Asia: Vietnam could become green energy powerhouse in Asia  Business

Techwire Asia: Vietnam could become green energy powerhouse in Asia

Vietnam has shown the world its capability to accelerate clean energy solutions, with the highest installed capacity of solar power in Southeast Asia and the government’s commitment to boosting energy supply and strong public demand for improved air quality, the Malaysia-based Techwire Asia news website said in an article on August 19.
Thailand's largest coal miner buys gas-fueled power plant in US World

Thailand's largest coal miner buys gas-fueled power plant in US

Thailand's biggest coal mining company Banpu has invested 430 million USD to acquire a 100 percent stake in a large-scale gas-fired power plant in the US, hurrying to move away from its main business, which has a large environmental impact, to a green business.