Competition between coal and natural gas is intensifying

By Vinacomin, September 19th, 2013 When the price of natural gas dipped below $2/MMBTUs in April 2009, the dash for gas set off in earnest. Any utility who could switch did switch from coal to natural gas. Not everyone could, of course, either because of the logistics, long-term fuel contract obligations or for technical reasons. … Continue reading

In Vietnam, Power Appetite Outruns Availability

Published: 14/08/2012 at 02:58 PM Newspaper section: Asia focus Energy sources around the world are being depleted while demand is increasing, a simple and sobering fact for developing countries that face crises in the near future if they cannot secure their energy supplies. In Vietnam, power shortages and cuts have been an obsession of people and businesses since … Continue reading