Finland supports Vietnam clean energy

Finnish companies will continue to invest in the development of Southeast Asia, including Vietnam, particularly in the conversion of waste to power, according to Finpro, the national trade promotion office of Finland.

Low emission technology saves textile firms money

The Vietnamese textile and garment industry annually spends an average of US$3 billion on energy, which is part of the reason products of domestic textile and garment businesses are less competitive than those of their rivals.

Busting out newest tech to aid Vietnam’s turn towards the sun

A market with stellar prospects

The fast-growing Vietnamese economy is starting to feel an increasing pressure to secure the necessary energy supplies. After over-reliance on conventional resources such as coal, hydropower, and gas to ensure energy security, Vietnam is aiming for a more balanced energy mix by expanding its renewables capacity in the long term. Solar energy is gaining momentum due to the falling costs of solar technology and the global drive to switch to renewable energy.

Vietnam has successfully made an air dryer for the boiler in coal-fired thermal power plant

Specialists from the National Research Institute for Mechanical Engineering - NARIME (Ministry of Industry and Trade) have successfully researched, designed and made a rotary heat recovery air dryer for boiler in coal-fired thermal power plant.

Can Tho, US group to cooperate in biomass production

Can Tho (VNA) – Authorities in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho had a working session with US-based Biomass Energy Systems, Inc. (BESI) on June 5 to discuss joint projects in waste treatment and renewable energy supply.

Thai investor to develop solar power project in Quang Ngai

Thailand’s Triple Win Corporation plans to develop a solar power project in Duc Pho district in the central province of Quang Ngai later this year.

Green energy: a highlight on the sidelines of the ASEM 11

Economic cooperation, green energy, environmental protection and climate change prevent were the main contents of the 13 bilateral meetings between Vietnamese Prime Minister (PM) Nguyen Xuan Phuc and leaders of the Asian and European nations on the occasion of His visit to Mongolia and participation in ASEM 11 from July 13 to 16.

Germany supports Vietnam on National Biomass Energy development and utilisation planning

The Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in Vietnam and General Directorate of Energy (GDE)- Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) co-host the Consultation Workshop on "National Biomass Energy Development and Utilization Planning for the Period of 2020 with vision to 2030”.

Bac Lieu: From wind power to solar power

At a meeting of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP 21, in Paris, France late 2015 with the participation of over 190 countries, international delegates came up to the Vietnam delegation at the event to congratulate the nation on the video clip they screened on the Bac Lieu wind power project in the Mekong Delta province of Bac Lieu.

Việt Nam urged to increase use of renewable energy

The Government’s national power development plan that calls for a higher proportion of power generation from renewable energy by 2030, including water, wind, solar and biomass, has not met its targets or the country’s potential, according to the Việt Nam Sustainable Energy Alliance (VSEA).