The MOIT requests to handle the 'stalemate' at the transitional wind and solar power projects
18:25 | 26/05/2023
After the conference between the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT), the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) and the investors of the transitional renewable energy (RE) projects, in May 24 and 25, 2023, MOIT issued 2 documents for guiding to remove deadlock in transitional wind and solar power projects.
Deputy PM urges acceleration of electricity licensing for finished wind, SPPs
15:11 | 25/05/2023
Deputy Prime Minister Tran Hong Ha has requested the Ministry of Industry and Trade to accelerate the process of issuing electricity licenses for wind and solar power projects that have been completed but have not yet been put into operation.
New Milestone for Goldwind - First Chinese Wind Turbine Manufacturer to Exceed 100GW Global Installed Capacity
15:30 | 24/04/2023
(April 17, 2023, Beijing) Recently, Goldwind achieved an important development milestone by exceeding 100GW of global installed capacity through the successful lifting of several wind power projects in Xinjiang, Inner Mongolia, Qinghai, Guangxi, Yunnan, Brazil, the United Arab Emirates, etc. This makes Goldwind the first Chinese WTG manufacturer to reach this milestone. To celebrate this historic occasion, Goldwind held an event to mark the 100GW global installed capacity milestone and launched the new models GWH221-8.X-10 and GWH24X-12.X, setting Goldwind on a new development journey.
JBIC and VCB signed a contract to finance the RE development in Vietnam
08:15 | 03/04/2023
After successfully implementing a 200 million USD credit package signed in June 2019, the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Foreign Trade of Vietnam (Vietcombank) have just signed a contract for financing 300 million USD to support renewable energy (RE) projects in Vietnam.
EVN learns experience in power system operation and WP development from the UK
14:37 | 28/03/2023
The mission of Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) had a business trip to the United Kingdom (UK) to collect information, exchange, and learn experiences in operating the power system with many grid-connected renewable energy projects, especially offshore wind power projects. The mission was headed by EVN Deputy General Director Mr. Nguyen Tai Anh (the mission was made based on a partial sponsorship of the British Embassy in Vietnam).
Collecting the opinions at the conference between the "transitional" RE investors and EVN
10:17 | 22/03/2023
On March 20, 2023, in Hanoi, Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) held a conference to discuss with investors of transitional renewable energy projects.
Clearing up the petitions of 36 investors of the transitional solar and wind power projects in Vietnam
09:34 | 17/03/2023
The Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) – Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) clears the petitions of 36 investors of the transitional solar and wind power projects submitted to the Prime Minister (PM). The Vietnam Energy Magazine cites the original explanation of ERAV for reference of the readers:
Checking legal documents in the wind and solar power projects without electricity prices
10:07 | 14/03/2023
In order to negotiate and agree on the electricity prices of a part of the power project/the whole power project without electricity prices, the Power Trading Company (EVNEPTC) has just sent a written document to request the solar and wind power investors, to check the legal documents of the projects complying with the legal regulations on investment and construction or not. Especially, the evaluating documents of the power system operation units about the absorption ability of the national power system, as well as the ability to release the capacity of the power grid related to the project.
The founder of the Monsoon wind power project (Laos) worked with EVN
08:34 | 10/03/2023
In Hanoi, Mr. Tran Dinh Nhan - General Director of Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) just had a meeting with Mr. Peck Khamkanist - CEO of Impact Electrons Siam (founder of Monsoon - Laos wind power project).
Ho Chi Minh City proposes a specific mechanism to develop the rooftop SPPs
14:54 | 09/03/2023
The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Industry and Trade (HCMC DOIT) has just proposed a specific mechanism to develop on-site power generation, focusing on rooftop solar energy projects to supply a huge load amount in the City.
The Norwegian energy groups would like to invest in offshore wind power projects in Vietnam
14:48 | 02/03/2023
The Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade (MOIT DM) Dang Hoang An just had a meeting with Mr. Erling Rimestad – The State Secretary for the Norwegian Kingdom Foreign Affairs Ministry. On this occasion, Mr. Erling Rimestad introduced to the MOIT of Vietnam the Norwegian leading clean energy groups including Mainstream, Scatec, Norsk Solar, and Equinor exchanged the Norwegian prospects of investment sources in renewable energy in Vietnam and looked forward to learning about the regulations of Vietnam for the offshore wind power development.
Goldwind Vietnam forms partnerships with technical universities in Ho Chi Minh City
10:46 | 16/02/2023
Recognizing the trend of investment and growth in renewable energy, especially wind energy in Vietnam, Goldwind is committed to supporting the development of renewable energy training to meet the workforce demand and increase its localization rate in the country. The company also aims to provide long-term service in the market by building a team of highly skilled and professional technical personnel. Thus, Goldwind has proactively cooperated with universities in Ho Chi Minh City, including in the areas of electricity and renewable energy.
Starting up the plan to develop offshore wind power projects in Vietnam for export to Singapore
08:48 | 14/02/2023
On the morning of February 10, during the official visit to Singapore, Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh received Mr. Tow Heng Tan - Vice Chairman of the Management Council of Sembcorp Group and witnessed the ceremony for handing a joint development cooperation agreement between Sembcorp and a partner of the PetroVietnam (PVN) in developing the offshore wind power projects for exporting to Singapore.
Trina Solar Chairman Gao Jifan: Building a global PV future requires innovation and collaboration
15:01 | 20/12/2022
Gao Jifan, chairman of the global PV and smart energy solutions provider Trina Solar, has used his appearance at the BloombergNEF Summit in Shanghai to tell his global peers about the way in which he sees the industry heading.
Working with GWEC to develop Vietnam's wind market
14:58 | 07/12/2022
GWEC is a member-based organisation that represents the voice of global wind energy industry. The members of GWEC represent over 1,500 companies, organisations and institutions in more than 80 countries, including manufacturers, developers, component suppliers, research institutes, national wind and renewables associations, electricity providers, finance and insurance companies.
BloombergNEF tier 1 list 4Q 2022 adds to Trina Solar’s continued success
18:58 | 06/12/2022
Trina Solar has once again been listed in the recently released BloombergNEF Tier 1 PV Module Maker List, 4Q 2022, thanks to its outstanding reliability, brilliant bankability and leading technology innovation.