Will Samsung find its opportunities in power sector in Vietnam?

By Vietnamnet, September 19th, 2013 Samsung moves ahead with its plan to develop power projects in Vietnam. However, it’s still unclear if it can succeed in the energy sector, once the Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) remains the only wholesale buyer. Samsung eyeing Vietnamese power sector According to Nguyen Khac Tho, Deputy General Director of the … Continue reading

Electricity output increases 10% YoY in Jan-Aug

By StoxPlus, September 5th, 2013 Total commercial electricity output was estimated to reach 76 billion kWh in the first eight months of this year, increasing 9.64% from a year ago, the Vietnam Electricity (EVN) announced. In which, the domestic commercial electricity output rose by 9.53%. Vietnam saved total of 1.7 billion kWh in the first … Continue reading

Toyo Ink Seeks Approval for RM11.2bil Vietnam Power Venture

By Stoxplus, July 4th 2013   Printing ink and materials manufacturer Toyo Ink Group Bhd is seeking shareholders’ consent for its diversification into the power sector in Vietnam, a project it first mooted in 2007. The 2,000MW coal-fired Song Hau 2 facility in Hau Giang, Vietnam, is estimated to cost US$3.5bil (RM11.2bil), it said in … Continue reading

Electricity, Coal and Petroleum’s January Data

The Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) disclosed January’s data of electricity, coal and petroleum and gas at its monthly regular press conference on February 4 as follow:   1.  Electricity  Electricity output in January was estimated at 9787.7 million KWh, an increase of 25.7% from a year ago. In which, commercial electricity was 8867 … Continue reading