Tapping extra 1 mln tonnes of crude oil challenging
09:20 | 18/07/2017 Energy
The government’s goal to extract an additional 1 million tonnes of crude oil by the year’s end to meet its economic growth target is very challenging, according to Chairman of the Vietnam Oil and Gas Association (VOGA) Ngo Thuong San.
EVN given more power price control
10:43 | 17/07/2017 Energy
A new decision by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has given more authority to the State-owned Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), the largest supplier of electricity in the country, in deciding power prices.
Vietnam and Russia continue cooperation on nuclear energy
10:23 | 14/07/2017 Energy
Within the framework of the official visit of SRV President to Russian Federation from June 28 to july 1, 2017, on June 29 afternoon in Moscow, Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang and Russian President Vladimir Putin approved Russia - Vietnam Joint Statement, in which two leader have agreed to continue cooperation in building the Nuclear Scientific and Technologic Center in Vietnam and support Vietnam – Russia cooperation program in use of nuclear energy for peaceful purposes signed on May 23, 2017 in Hanoi.
Ba Ria-Vung Tau: Prioritizing cleaner production, energy efficiency
09:50 | 12/07/2017 Energy
(VEN) - In 2017, Ba Ria-Vung Tau Province will carry out 25 industry promotion projects in addition to two cleaner production and energy efficiency programs, enabling rural industrial establishments to benefit from assistance in the forms of technology transfer and preferential policies in production and trading development.
PV Trans receives a large oil tanker
09:03 | 11/07/2017 Energy
Petrovietnam Transportation Corporation (PV Trans) has just announced the completion of investing the first oil tanker in 2016 by receiving PVT Saturn oil tanker in Singapore. Rightly after receiving PVT Saturn PV Trans has signed a contract for shipping the first consignment to India on June 26, 2017 and expected to exploit the international markets as Northern Asia, India, Middle East.
Coal combustion for the first time in Unit 2 boiler of Vinh Tan 4 TPP
09:03 | 10/07/2017 Energy
According to the information from GENCO 3, at 12:20 on June 27, 2017, coal burning for the first time at Unit#2 (600MW) of Vinh Tan 4 thermal power plant (TPP) was successfully implemented. This is an important milestone as a basis for following testing steps with an aim to commercial operating Unit#2 at the end of 2017.
Two new thermal power plants licensed
13:18 | 08/07/2017 Energy
The Ministry of Planning and Investment has licensed two thermo-electric plants in the northern province of Nam Dinh and Thanh Hoa province in the central region.
Renewable energy investment developing
09:09 | 07/07/2017 Energy
(VEN) - Large businesses have invested several billions of Vietnamese dong in wind and solar power projects in Vietnam. The majority of these investors have used Vietnamese technologies.