Trungnam Group's shortcomings a cause of power purchase deadlock: industry ministry

Trungnam Group's shortcomings a cause of power purchase deadlock: industry ministry

The Trungnam Group's “shortcomings” have led to Vietnam Electricity (EVN) stopping purchase of 40% of its Trung Nam-Thuan Nam solar farm's capacity, says a deputy minister of industry and trade.

Energy - Sun, October 2, 2022 | 11:21 pm GMT+7

Solar power plants in southern Vietnam fined for unauthorized operation

Solar power plants in southern Vietnam fined for unauthorized operation

Two solar power plants in Ba Ria-Vung Tau province have been fined VND160 million ($6,700) for operating without official appraisal and acceptance.

Energy - Mon, September 26, 2022 | 4:44 pm GMT+7

Vietnam solar energy costs 'lowest' in Southeast Asia

Vietnam solar energy costs 'lowest' in Southeast Asia

Vietnam has the lowest “levelized” cost of solar energy in Southeast Asia, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) says in its latest major energy-transition publication.

Energy - Mon, September 26, 2022 | 9:58 am GMT+7

EVN responsible for price talks with renewables projects missing FiT deadline: regulators

EVN responsible for price talks with renewables projects missing FiT deadline: regulators

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) is responsible for negotiating prices and outputs with wind and solar power developers that have failed to meet the country’s feed-in-tariff deadline, says the Electricity Regulatory Authority.

Energy - Sat, September 24, 2022 | 9:05 am GMT+7

Lam Dong approves 2 wind power projects worth $186 mln

Lam Dong approves 2 wind power projects worth $186 mln

The Central Highlands province of Lam Dong has approved two wind power projects with a total capacity of 40 megawatts and investment of VND4,398 billion ($185.5 million).

Energy - Fri, September 23, 2022 | 4:55 pm GMT+7

Spanish developer to operate wind power projects in SE Asia, including Vietnam

Spanish developer to operate wind power projects in SE Asia, including Vietnam

Spanish renewables developer Acciona Energia has entered into a strategic partnership with Asia’s The Blue Circle to build and operate the latter’s pipeline of projects in Vietnam and Southeast Asia.

Energy - Fri, September 23, 2022 | 4:24 pm GMT+7

No price talks for renewables projects missing FiT deadline: EVN

No price talks for renewables projects missing FiT deadline: EVN

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) says it can’t negotiate prices with wind and solar power projects that have failed to meet the country’s feed-in-tariff (FiT) deadline of November 1, 2021.

Energy - Wed, September 21, 2022 | 7:00 am GMT+7

$2.16 bln Lao wind project to sell electricity to Vietnam

$2.16 bln Lao wind project to sell electricity to Vietnam

Laos' government and energy companies expect a 1,200-megawatt wind power project will provide electricity for both domestic and export markets like Vietnam.

Energy - Mon, September 19, 2022 | 5:57 pm GMT+7

Orsted plans $5.5 bln offshore wind development in Vietnam before 2030

Orsted plans $5.5 bln offshore wind development in Vietnam before 2030

Danish power giant Orsted expects to generate two gigawatts as its initial offshore wind power in Vietnam before 2030, spending $5.5 billion and creating 25,000 jobs.

Energy - Sun, September 18, 2022 | 7:59 am GMT+7

Danish firm eyes offshore wind power projects with Vietnam utility

Danish firm eyes offshore wind power projects with Vietnam utility

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) is hoping to develop large-scale offshore wind power projects and transmission lines in partnership with Vietnam Electricity (EVN).

Energy - Fri, September 16, 2022 | 7:00 am GMT+7