EVN working to power up the south
09:00 | 15/04/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Due to a power source imbalance, the southern region of Vietnam will be at risk of power shortages from 2018 on, while thermal power projects not managed by Vietnam Electricity (EVN) are lagging behind schedule. Therefore, EVN is seeking solutions to the problem.
Chemical industry targets 14-16 percent growth
09:30 | 09/04/2017 Energy
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade issued a recent decision approving the long-term development and production plan of basic chemical products. The plan targets sustainable annual production growth of 14-16 percent of organic and inorganic chemical products.
The one stop power solutions
12:11 | 01/04/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Over the past few years, Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has been providing business firms with the services of its energy service companies (ESCO). Vietnam Economic News’ Dinh Dung spoke with Tran Viet Nguyen, deputy director of the EVN Sales Department, about the energy efficient solutions on offer.
Cheap imports challenge Vietnam coal
14:36 | 25/03/2017 Energy
The domestic coal sector is going through a tough time owing to serious competition from cheap imported coal, the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) has said.
Vietnam, RoK seek cooperation in renewable energy
15:29 | 19/03/2017 Energy
The Vietnam Energy Association (VEA) joined hands with the association of energy storage industry development (KEIDA) from the Republic of Korea (RoK) to organise an international conference on new technologies in power and renewable energy in Hanoi on March 14.
New labeling regulations save energy
14:08 | 16/03/2017 Energy
(VEN) - In the past, manufacturers, traders and export, import businesses often faced difficulties due to labeling regulations issued in 2012 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade. A new directive, which took effect on February 10, is expected to make things far easier.
EVNNPC pledges sufficient power
15:46 | 13/03/2017 Energy
(VEN) - The Northern Power Corporation under Vietnam Electricity (EVNNPC) reports increased efforts to accelerate power projects in order to meet increasing power demand of businesses in 27 northern provinces.