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.
Son La Power Company: Working for power sector target achievement
09:57 | 27/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - The Son La Power Company set and realized many targets related to production and trading development, including construction of power networks in remote, rural areas, to celebrate the 59th anniversary of Vietnam’s power industry and the Northern Power Corporation (EVN NPC)’s 45th anniversary.
Using wastes as materials, fuels
09:49 | 26/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - Thanks to investment and adoption of cleaner production solutions through turning waste into production materials and fuels, many enterprises in the central province of Quang Ngai have gained from higher economic efficiency.
Tan Cuong Tea Processing Plant improves production
08:01 | 23/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - Tan Cuong Tea Processing Plant has been producing quality tea products and gaining increasing numbers of customers thanks to taking advantage of its high quality tea, through the application of cleaner production (CP) measures.
EVN’s power saving programs see positive results
09:02 | 20/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - Raising awareness of the community overpower savings in everyday life in every family and society through practical power saving programs has been the focus of Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) in recent years. With EVN’s efforts, these programs have brought about positive results and attracted lots of people and enterprises to participate.
Ha Giang prioritizes rural industrial development
10:45 | 18/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - Ha Giang’s authorities are actively cooperating with rural industrial enterprises in local industrial expansion and boosting production through substantial support for the implementation of technical demonstration models and vocational training.
Thac Ba Hydropower Plant shines
16:25 | 13/12/2013 Industry
(VEN) - When visiting Thac Ba Hydropower Plant, I was lost in an eco-tourism zone by the green of the trees, the harmony of the architecture, and above all, the presence of spacious modern buildings. From a 42-year-old construction, Thac Ba Hydropower Plant has become one of the country’s leading hydropower plants after being overhauled.