Invested by the Vietnam Renewable Energy JSC, the project uses 60 hectares of water surface and 0.6 hectares of land. The plant, which has a design capacity is 50 MWp, is scheduled to be completed and become operation at the end of the second quarter of 2019. The project is expected to contribute to the national grid, meeting local demand of power and facilitating the development of industry and service, thus transforming the economic structure of the locality. Earlier in April this year, construction of a Japanese-funded wind and solar power project began in Binh Dinh’s Quy Nhon city. The 100MW project is invested by the Fujiwara Binh Dinh Co. Ltd., which said it is committed to being on schedule and making contributions to the local economy. With total investment of US$63.69 million, its construction is set to have two phases. In the first phase, a 50MW solar plant will be built on over 60 hectares of land on the southern side of Phuong Mai mountain in the Nhon … [Read more...] about Binh Dinh approves US$63-million solar power project
Why wind is renewable energy
I am convinced that Vietnam will emerge stronger from this crisis with a prudent monetary and fiscal policy. The role of the Vietnamese economy in the world will grow. In view of the foreseeable fall in asset prices, particularly in the EU, good investment opportunities will arise for Vietnam within the framework of the ratified EU-Vietnam Free Trade Agreement. In any case, free trade will help all participating nations to get back on their feet more quickly. So far, it seems that the current Vietnamese crisis policy can indeed serve as a role model for others. … [Read more...] about Coping with the outbreak in the Vietnamese way – a role model?
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In its latest update, the National Centre for Hydro-meteorological Forecasting also said whirlwinds, hail and strong winds could appear during the heavy rains, with warnings of floods and landslides issued for the northern mountainous localities of Ha Giang, Tuyen Quang, and Lao Cai. … [Read more...] about Heavy showers to cool northern Vietnam
However, the purchase price of electricity from grid-connected solar power projects with planning and commercial operation dates before January 1, 2021 with the total cumulative capacity of not more than 2,000 MW in the southern province of Ninh Thuan – a solar power hotspot – will be entitled to a preferential price of 2,086 VND (9.35 US cents) per kWh. … [Read more...] about New tariff scheme approved to encourage solar development