Ensuring enough power for dry season
08:05 | 21/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - The Central Highlands has suffered severe droughts, while the south has experienced high temperatures since the beginning of the year. Therefore, the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) is trying to implement a range of measures to ensure electricity supply during dry season.
Legal corridor for biomass power projects
09:28 | 18/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Land rental and land use fees of biomass power projects, grid systems and transformer stations connected to the National grid will be exempted and reduced according to current laws applied for projects in the fields of investment incentives. That is one of the preferential treatments for biomass power projects regulated at the prime ministerial Decision 24/2014/ND-CP that will take effect from May 10, 2014.
High efficiency from power saving activities
08:01 | 17/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - According to Vinh Phuc Power Company, in 2013, Vinh Phuc Province saved 22.2 million kilowatts, equivalent to 1.74 percent of total commercial electricity and exceeding its plan by 0.24 percent.
Developing bio-fuel industry: Orientations for consumers needed
08:08 | 16/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Although Vietnam has fully built mechanisms and policies and drafted legal documents for the bio-fuel industry, the Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PVN) has drafted a private strategy on the development of the bio-fuel industry. However, there remain many difficulties and challenges for the development of the bio-fuel market.
Cao Bang supports rural industrial bases
10:30 | 15/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Thanks to substantial industrial funding support, many rural industrial bases in Cao Bang Province have improved production technology, productivity, product quality, creating more jobs for local workers.
Power production up by 9.2 percent in Q1
16:07 | 14/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - Power production reached 11.5 billion kWh this March and 30.49 billion kWh in the first quarter of this year, a 9.2 percent increase from a year ago. The Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) alone produced 11.55 billion kWh in these months accounting for 37.9 percent of total power production and increasing by 5.6 percent from a year ago.
High tech tile feeder enters operation
15:51 | 14/04/2014 Industry
(VEN) - In March, Tan Ky District’s Department of Industry and Trade in Nghe An Province in collaboration with Cua Production and Trading Cooperative inaugurated a high tech tile feeder line with annual designed capacity of 40 million tiles and total investment of nearly VND10 billion.