Coal piles up as domestic firms prefer imports
15:24 | 07/01/2017 Energy
According to statistics from the General Customs Department, as of December 15 Việt Nam had imported a total 13 million tonnes of coal worth US$860 million during the year, more than four times the targeted 3 million tonnes.
Deputy PM calls for developing renewable energy
15:48 | 23/12/2016 Energy
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has called for the development of renewable energy and the use of energy in a more economical and effective way in order to reduce dependence on foreign energy sources.
Electricity output climbs over 11 percent
10:18 | 12/12/2016 Energy
The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) said it produced and bought 162.1 billion kWh of electricity between January and November, up 11.21 percent compared to the same period last year.
Vietnam, India promote energy cooperation
08:32 | 11/12/2016 Energy
(VEN) - The Indian Embassy in Vietnam cooperated with Vietnamese agencies to organize a workshop on energy efficiency, contributing to promoting energy cooperation between the two governments.
Deputy PM urges reducing coal production cost
14:24 | 06/07/2016 Energy
Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung has required the Vietnam National Coal-Mineral Industries Holding Corporation (Vinacomin) to reduce coal production cost for long-term development, contributing to national energy security.