Two southern islands to be connected to national grid

Two southern islands to be connected to national grid

Lai Son island in the southern province of Kien Giang is set to be connected to the national grid by the end of this month while another island in the locality, the Hon Nghe, will be connected one month later.
EVN seeks US$27.51 bln for national grid development

EVN seeks US$27.51 bln for national grid development

Vietnam’s largest power company Vietnam Electricity (EVN) was expected to mobilize VND600 trillion (US$27.51 billion) from local and international sources to meet capital demand for the national power grid development in 2016-2020, said the Ministry of Industry and Trade yesterday.
WB lends 500 million USD for grid transmission project

WB lends 500 million USD for grid transmission project

The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) and the World Bank (WB) signed off on a loan for 500 million USD in Hanoi on November 12 to help the energy sector improve the efficiency of the national grid transmission.
Iran nuclear plant to fully power up by March

Iran nuclear plant to fully power up by March

Iran's first nuclear power plant will be linked to the national grid with its full 1,000-megawatt capacity by the end of the Iranian year in March, a senior Iranian atomic official said on Monday

Son La plant’s third turbine begins operating

Turbine group 3 of the Son La Hydroelectric Power Plant is expected to officially supply electricity to the national grid on August 25, five days ahead of schedule, engineers at the plant said on Aug 15th.
Song Tranh 2 connects to national grid

Song Tranh 2 connects to national grid

The Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) held a ceremony to mark the operation of the first turbine of Song Tranh 2 hydropower plant in Tra Doc commune, Bac Tra My district, Quang Nam province on Jan. 7.
Son La plant’s first turbine now operational

Son La plant’s first turbine now operational

The first 400MW turbine of the Son La Hydropower Plant officially generated electricity to the national grid on December 17, two years ahead of schedule, according to Electricity of Vietnam (EVN).
Vietnam, WB sign $202 mln pact to promote renewable energy

Vietnam, WB sign $202 mln pact to promote renewable energy

The World Bank signed a concessional credit agreement with the State Bank of Vietnam Tuesday to provide US$202 million to increase the supply of electricity to the national grid from renewable energy sources on a commercially, environmentally and socially sustainable basis.