EVN HCMC reduces power outage duration
15:34 | 18/09/2018 Energy
(VEN) - Thanks to the application of modern technologies, the Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation (EVN HCMC) has reduced the duration of power outages, improving the reliability of the power system, better serving trade and production activities, and enhancing people’s living conditions.
Technology needed to limit coal power pollution
09:05 | 18/09/2018 Energy
(VEN) - According to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT), coal-fired thermal power plants will continue playing an important role in ensuring national energy security. However, suitable technologies should be applied to enhance the efficiency of these plants and prevent them from polluting the environment.
MOIT facilitates green growth
09:24 | 17/09/2018 Energy
(VEN) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) is implementing a 2011-2020 sustainable development strategy approved by the Prime Minister, offering solutions to achieve green growth-oriented sustainable development targets.
USTDA to support energy storage system in Vietnam
11:08 | 15/09/2018 Energy
The US Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) will provide technical assistance for Vietnam to carry out a research project on developing an energy storage system under an agreement signed with the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) in Hanoi on September 5.
Electric and Power Vietnam 2018 opens
09:26 | 13/09/2018 Energy
The seventh international power generation, transmission, distribution and renewable energy exhibition (Electric & Power Vietnam) 2018 kicked off in Ho Chi Minh City on September 12, with the participation of more than 180 firms from 22 countries and territories worldwide.
Consumption of E5 RON92 bio-fuel increases
09:47 | 12/09/2018 Energy
(VEN) - According to the Domestic Market Department under the Ministry of Industry and Trade, in the first half of 2018, consumption of E5 RON92 bio-fuel reached about 1.78 million cu.m, a year-on-year increase of 31.18 percent.
Investment policies needed to boost solar, wind power
09:42 | 11/09/2018 Energy
(VEN) - Given Vietnam’s great renewable energy potential, the country could overcome its future power shortages if it creates suitable mechanisms to encourage relevant investment, especially since wind and solar plants can be built quickly.
Party General Secretary meets leaders of Russian energy firms
10:15 | 10/09/2018 Energy
Within the framework of the ongoing official visit to Russia on September 7, Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong attended separate meetings in Moscow with leading officials of Russian oil and gas groups Gazprom and Zarubezhneft which both boast a traditional and effective cooperation with Vietnam.
HCM City to set up more CNG filling stations
13:26 | 08/09/2018 Energy
Ho Chi Minh City’s Department of Transport plans to set up three new compressed natural gas (CNG) filling stations to meet refueling demand of CNG buses this year, according to the director of the department’s Public Transportation Management Center.