Vietnam, US nourish economic, trade, investment ties
Hanoi (VNA) – Head of the Party Central Committee’s Economic Commission Tran Tuan Anh has affirmed the Vietnamese Party and State’s consistent policy of always considering the US one of the top important partners.
Vietnam supports Japan’s initiatives towards net zero emissions: diplomat
Tokyo (VNA) – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Natural Resources and Environment Tran Hong Ha’s participation in the coming Asia Zero Emission Community (AZEC) Ministerial Meeting in Tokyo will affirm Vietnam’s resolve to realise its committements on greenhouse gas emission reduction and climate change response, as well as support for the Japanese Government’s initiatives towards net zero emissions.
MoIT acts in response to climate change
Hanoi (VNA) - The Ministry of Industry and Trade recently issued the sector’s action plan on climate change response and green growth to 2030, with a vision to 2050.
US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate visits Ben Tre
Ben Tre (VNA) - A delegation led by US Special Envoy for Climate John Kerry paid a working visit to Ben Tre on climate change situation in the Mekong Delta province on September 3.
USAID-funded project to boost Vietnam’s renewable energy development
Hanoi (VNA) – The Vietnam Low Emission Energy Programme II (V-LEEP II), which is worth 36 million USD and funded by the US Agency for International Development (USAID), was kicked off in Hanoi on June 3.
Spain pledges to help growth in Vietnamese renewable energy
VOV.VN - The Spanish Government and enterprises will strive to help the nation in boosting its energy transition and expanding bilateral co-operation across other aspects.
Offshore wind power sees high development potential
Hanoi (VNA) – The draft National Power Development Plan for the 2021 - 2030 period with a vision to 2045 (PDP VIII) clarifies the roadmap to cut down coal-fueled power and increase renewable energy sources, especially wind and gas power, offering a good chance for offshore wind power to thrive, according to experts.
EU pledges support for Vietnam’s prioritised development areas
VOV.VN - The EU supports and promotes co-operation with Vietnam in prioritised areas through private investment capital, as well as from the EU and other international financial sources.
Vietnam looks to master technology in renewable energy
Hanoi (VNA) – The draft Power Development Planning (PDP) VIII has demonstrated the trend of developing clean and renewable energies in line with commitments to cutting carbon emissions at the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference.
Renewable energy output up nearly 160 percent during Jan-Apr
Hanoi (VNA) – 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 the Vietnam Electricity (EVN).