Renewable energy output up nearly 160 percent during Jan-Apr

Renewable energy output up nearly 160 percent during Jan-Apr

Vietnam’s total output of electricity from renewable energies hit 9.5 billion kWh in the first four months of 2021, up 156.9 percent year-on-year, and accounting for 11.8 percent of the total electricity output, according to a report by Vietnam Electricity (EVN).
CPI climbs 1.52 percent in February

CPI climbs 1.52 percent in February

The consumer price index (CPI) in February this year jumped by 1.52 percent over the previous month, the highest increase of the index in February in the past eight years, and 1.58 percent compared to December last year.
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EVN stops buying rooftop solar power after December 31

According to the notice of Vietnam Electricity (EVN), the electricity companies under EVN will stop buying rooftop solar power and handling requirements for connection and signing power purchase and sale contracts from the solar power systems after December 31, 2020 until competent authorities’ further guidance. 
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Vietnam Electricity to reduce electricity prices by 10 percent

The Office of the Ministry of Industry and Trade yesterday informed that Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Dang Hoang An signed and sent an official letter to Departments of Industry and Trade in provinces and centrally-run cities about reducing electricity prices for customers of Vietnam Electricity (EVN).
Vietnam has 42,187 rooftop solar power projects

Vietnam has 42,187 rooftop solar power projects

According to the Vietnam Electricity (EVN), around 42,187 rooftop solar power projects have been put into operation so far with a total capacity of 925.8MWp.