Vietnam needs solar energy policies Society

Vietnam needs solar energy policies

A shortage of policies on power tariffs for renewable energy, particularly solar electricity, has prevented the sector from attracting investors.
Cham Islanders join power grid Society

Cham Islanders join power grid

The Cham Islands, 18km off the coast of Hoi An city, gained access to the national power grid on September 3, after a one year construction project to install a 15.5km sub-marine cable system.
Vietnam needs clearer windpower laws: experts Sci-Tech

Vietnam needs clearer windpower laws: experts

Delegates at a workshop asked for more specific procedures for small wind power projects, longer validity for investment and generation licences, and a stricter Standard Power Purchase Agreement (SPPA
RoK helps Tra Vinh build wind power Business

RoK helps Tra Vinh build wind power

A ground breaking ceremony was held in the southern province of Tra Vinh on February 24 to commence the first phase of a wind power project invested by the Republic of Korea (RoK).
German wind energy firms explore partnerships Business

German wind energy firms explore partnerships

A one-week visit to HCM City from November 23 by executives from eight German wind energy companies will offer the opportunity for wind-power companies in the two countries to build partnerships.
Deputy PM urges solar power development Environment

Deputy PM urges solar power development

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has urged the Ministry of Industry and Trade to offer investment, tax and price incentives for the development of renewable energy, including solar power.
Wind power industry to be scaled up Business

Wind power industry to be scaled up

Vietnam’s General Department of Energy and the Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Internationale Zusammenarbeit GmbH (GIZ), inked an agreement on June 12 to implement a joint project to scale up wind power in Vietnam.
Indonesia develops wind power plants World

Indonesia develops wind power plants

The Indonesian government is working to develop wind power plants in an attempt to increase green energy sources while meeting the country’s rising demand for electricity.