Vietnam will import a Power Capacity 1,200 MW from Laos in 2020

10:32 |11/12/2019

The Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc presided over a meeting of the Government Standing members on promoting cooperation with Laos by importing from this country 1,200 MW in 2020 and 5,000 MW in 2030.

National Load Dispatch Center ensures stable operations of power systems

17:26 |28/05/2014

The National Load Dispatch Center was established on April 11, 1994 to carry out necessary preparations for putting the North-South 500kV ultra-high voltage power transmission system into operation. The center is responsible for guiding and ...

Gas-fired power prices may sharply increase

22:11 |25/05/2014

The recent gas price increase would lead to Vietnam’s gas-fired power plants’ fear of a sharp hike in their production costs in the coming period.

EVN implements energy-saving solutions

14:48 |23/05/2014

In addition to efforts to develop the power grid, the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has actively implemented energy-saving solutions.

Reducing the risk of power shortages

11:18 |14/05/2014

Ministry of Industry and Trade’s Electricity Regulatory Authority of Vietnam (ERAV) Director Dang Huy Cuong said that the south would not lack power in the dry season this year. In particular, the risk of power ...

Vietnam reaches the highest rural electrification rate

21:11 |07/05/2014

According to the World Bank (WB)’s assessment, Vietnam has achieved the highest rural electrification rate in the world as a developing country.

EVN Northern Power Corporation improves investment efficiency

11:33 |04/05/2014

The EVN Northern Power Corporation is targeting two basic objectives in 2014, including striving to sell electricity to 100 percent of households in rural areas and ensuring all households using electricity are charged prices as ...

Nhon Trach 2 produces over 12 billion kWh

16:36 |29/04/2014

The Nhon Trach 2 Thermopower Plant in Phuoc Khanh Commune, Nhon Trach District, Dong Nai Province, has produced more than 900 million kWh so far this year and expected to reach four million kWh by ...

Starting the construction of Power grid project to Van Don District

09:03 |22/04/2014

On April 19, 2014 at Quan Lan Commune, (Van Don District, Quang Ninh Province), Quang Ninh provincal people committee(PPC), Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) and Northern Power Corporation (EVN NPC) held the starting construction ceremony ...

Ensuring enough power for dry season

09:35 |21/04/2014

The Central Highlands has suffered severe droughts, while the south has experienced high temperatures since the beginning of the year. Therefore, the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) is trying to implement a range of measures to ...

Power production up by 9.2 percent in Q1

08:52 |15/04/2014

Power production reached 11.5 billion kWh this March and 30.49 billion kWh in the first quarter of this year, a 9.2 percent increase from a year ago. The Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN) alone produced 11.55 ...

WB to fund $200 mln for improving power sector

09:18 |12/04/2014

PM Nguyen Tan Dung has approved a program on supporting policy development to improve the power sector from 2014 to 2016, with a US$200 million investment loaned from the World Bank.

431,000 kWh saved from 2014 Earth Hour

08:36 |10/04/2014

According to statistics from the National Power Regulation Center, during the one-hour switch-off during the 2014 Earth Hour campaign (from 8.30-9.30pm on March 29), the power output saved of the whole system was 431,000 kWh, ...

Regional Electricity expand cooperations

08:35 |07/04/2014

According to Electricity of Vietnam, at the First Summit Meeting of Power Sector of China, Vietnam, Lao and Thailand held in Guangzhou, the Leaders of China Southern Power Grid Company (CSG), Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), ...

EVN NPC joins hands for a green future

16:29 |04/04/2014

The Northern Power Corporation (EVN NPC) launched a power saving program and organized a bicycle ride in Thanh Hoa City on March 26, 2014 in response to the 2014 Earth Hour campaign.

Accelerating the development of smart power grid

14:46 |02/04/2014

Ensuring the progress of the smart power grid development project is an important factor to reduce power transmission, distribution costs and other costs to develop power sources. This objective was also stated in Prime Ministerial ...