Enterprises timely take care of laborers with Covid-19

Enterprises timely take care of laborers with Covid-19

Ho Chi Minh City recorded nearly 12,230 laborers infected with Covid-19 by August 30. The difficulties that the Covid-19 pandemic has caused for laborers are not only job loss, loss of income, but also a threat to the lives of themselves and their families. The timely sharing of trade unions and businesses has warmed the hearts and empowered laborers to overcome difficulties.
Sixty-one wind power plants register to go online

Sixty-one wind power plants register to go online

According to the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN), this company has signed power purchase agreements (PPA) with 144 wind power plant projects, with a total capacity of more than 8,144 megawatts (MWs).
Northern, Central regions experiencing extreme hot weather

Northern, Central regions experiencing extreme hot weather

The National Hydrology Meteorology Forecast Center yesterday recorded a severe heat wave reaching 41oC in the Northern and Central regions. Due to heat absorption in city, the thermometer even showed 60oC in certain places of Hanoi.

 

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).
Thermal power slumps as renewable energy soars 180 percent

Thermal power slumps as renewable energy soars 180 percent

According to Vietnam Electricity (EVN), in the first quarter of this year, electricity mobilized from gas-fired thermal power plants and coal-fired thermal power plants must cut by 12-21 percent compared to last year because renewable energy (solar power) increased rapidly by up to 180 percent.
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.
Government to have new policy on purchase of solar power soon

Government to have new policy on purchase of solar power soon

Nearly a week after the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) stopped receiving grid connection and purchasing solar power following Decision No.13/2020 signed on April 6, last year, by the Prime Minister on the mechanism to encourage the development of solar power in Vietnam, which expired after December 31, last year, investors are anxiously waiting for new regulations.
A resident on Nhon Chau Island buys a television to use after the island connects to the national power grid. (Photo: SGGP)

300 households in Nhon Chau Island have power access

The Central Power Corporation (EVNCPC) cooperated with the People's Committee of Binh Dinh Province to hold a ceremony to announce the completion of the project to bring the national power grid by submarine power cables to hundreds of households and local authorities of Nhon Chau Island in Quy Nhon City in Binh Dinh Province on October 10.