Vietnam's transition to renewable energy
Vietnam’s energy system presents the opportunity for the creation of a renewable energy industry. A renewables industry will enable Vietnam to diversify its energy supply, ensure energy independence, and provide cheap and reliable electricity. The success of this industry will act as a breakthrough for the Vietnamese government in implementing the goals of green growth and sustainable development that is also stated in resolution 55/NQ-TW.
Phu Cuong 1.4 GW - offshore wind
The 1.4 GW Phu Cuong Soc Trang offshore wind farm will be the largest wind farm in SE Asia when complete. The project is expected to start construction in 2021 with first power generated in 2023. It will power over 1.6 million homes.
The offshore wind farm is in the Soc Trang province and will be developed in two phases. Phase 1, 400 MW and Phase 2, 1,000 MW. Visit the project website here.
Ben Tre 500 MW - offshore wind
In November 2020, Mainstream signed a joint venture agreement with Advanced Information Technologies Corporation (AIT) to co-develop a 500MW offshore wind project in Ben Tre province.
The project has received the requisite site survey licence, completed a feasibility study and submitted a Power Development Plan (PDP) application to Vietnam’s Ministry of Industry and Trade with a view to the project being included in the Vietnam Government’s forthcoming national PDP period 2021-2030 with vision to 2045 (PDP 8).
Co-developing project with local company, AIT Corp.
Phu Cuong Soc Trang
Developing one of SE Asia's largest offshore wind projects.
Where to Find us
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25 Ly Thuong Kiet, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam