Localizing equipment for thermal-power plants fails
09:10 | 18/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to the National Power Master Plan VII, by 2025, Vietnam will build 58 thermal-power plants with a total investment of about US$97 billion, of which the equipment costs account for 60-70 percent of the total.
High quality home appliances production model
15:49 | 16/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Thanks to application of modern technologies into production, the high quality home appliances production model has helped many enterprises improve their product quality and productivity, save costs and raise their market competitiveness.
Supplying the south with power
10:06 | 15/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The imbalance in power demand in the south in 2014 will be very serious, but Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai has laid out proposed solutions to terminate the lack of power likely to afflict the south.
France wants to boost energy cooperation with Vietnam
10:15 | 13/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - French companies wanted to accelerate the pace of Vietnamese-French energy cooperation projects, focusing on the project to provide liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) between the GDF Suez Group and the Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group (PVN), French Ambassador to Vietnam Jean Noel Poirier said at a meeting with the Ministry of Industry and Trade’s leaders on January 8.
EVN made profit in 2013
14:31 | 10/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) has recorded profitable businesses last year, partially offsetting losses incurred in the previous years while promoting capital withdrawal from unprofitable lines of business. EVN is also actively calling for investment from groups and corporations. Vietnam Economic News’ Phuong Lan interviewed EVN Deputy General Director Dinh Quang Tri around these issues.
Thirty million kWh of electricity saved by households
10:35 | 10/01/2014 Industry
(VEN) - In 2013, the energy efficient campaign in Hanoi helped the city save 30 million kilowatts of electricity, a year on year increase of 7.1 percent, equivalent to VND45 million. Fifty eight municipal households were certified as typical power and energy efficient households.