Power saving is now a burning issue attracting special attention from the public nationwide. The question is how to conserve power effectively, not just by power cuts in some cities. Pressure for power saving The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) Group has completed the signing of power saving deals with most provinces and cities across the country according to the Prime Minister (PM)'s Instruction 19. Under the program, each locality is expected to cut back on the amount of commercial electricity in an effort to save a total of 580 kWh for the country, which is facing serious power shortages this year. EVN has predicted that there will be a shortage of at least 141 kWh in the next three months of the dry season due to prolonged El Nino droughts, as many reservoirs, including a major one for the Hoa Binh hydro-electric power plant, are drying up. Meanwhile, some newly-built power stations such as Ca Mau, Uong Bi and Se San 3A are unlikely to be put into operation before April or May as … [Read more...] about State advocates power saving, not power cut
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(VEN) - The Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation (HCMCPC) and industrial enterprises have attempted to a 10 percent cut in power usage in production this year. Deputy General Director of Ho Chi Minh City Power Corporation Nguyen Van Ly said, "Last year, the city's total power savings reached 391.31 million kWh, 81.72 million kWh of which was saved from industrial production, accounting for 20.88 percent of the total power savings and equivalent to 1.27 percent of the city's power consumption. In terms of value, industrial enterprises in Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) have saved VND115.61 billion and reduced carbon emissions by 35,139.6 tonnes." HCMCPC has implemented various measures aimed at encouraging local industrial producers to practice power saving activities including launching power saving campaigns and encouraging local industrial enterprises to implement power saving methods. The Corporation has coordinated with HCMC Department of Industry and Trade to organize an international … [Read more...] about HCMC targets power savings in industrial enterprises
(VEN) - "Vinh Phuc Power Company (VPPC) is pushed forward with activities to achieve a 1.2 percent saving in commercial power usage this year including promoting power saving at local households, signing commitments to reduce power consumption with local businesses, and minimizing power losses to the grid," Deputy Director of Vinh Phuc Power Company Phan Thanh An said in an interview with Vietnam Economic News' Bao Ngoc and Thu Huong. Vinh Phuc Power Company (VPPC) Vinh Phuc was assigned to supply 1.276 billion kWh during the dry season of this year, which will generally meet the local demand for power. In addition to solutions to ensure the local power supply during the dry season, VPPC will promote power saving and efficient use so as to further reduce the power loss rates. Vinh Phuc Power Company already saved 13.6 million kWh last year, hitting 103 percent of the assigned plan of 13.2 million kWh. Vinh Phuc was rated as one of the country's leading power saving provinces; … [Read more...] about VPPC aims at 1.2 percent power saving
Power Saving Part of Business Philosophy By Van Nam Companies throughout Vietnam have taken the first steps toward using power effectively while attaching energy conservation to their corporate strategies After the Law on Energy Conservation became effective as of 2011, enterprises across Vietnam have begun to put into practice the philosophy that technologies should be renovated to save power. In line with the new approach, energy saving is placed at the forefront of corporate development strategies. Sources from the Ministry of Industry and Trade—the agency assigned by the Government to work as the coordinator for the energy saving campaign in Vietnam — said that the ministry has compiled a list of 1,180 companies nationwide which are subject to compulsory energy auditing this year. The goal of the effort which puts energy consumption of companies falling into the above list is to cut 10% of the consumed energy volume. The list groups together enterprises in need of at … [Read more...] about Power Saving Part of Business Philosophy
Standing ahead of the national shortage of power source capacity in several moments a day and facing with many difficulties caused by a high density of additional charge for industry and falling out the scope of electricity reduction, Dong Nai Electricity One-member Limited Company made great effort in finding out the appropriate solution to save 103,73 million kwh in 2008. Using energy-saving compact fluorescent light … [Read more...] about Experience in practicing the power saving at Dong Nai Electricity.