It is estimated that death due to air pollution from coal-fired power plants in Vietnam will increase from 4,300 in 2011 to 15,700 in 2030, said director of the Research and Training Center for
En nexpress - Dismissing safety and environmental fears, Quang Nam's chairman says a stable power supply is vital.
Vietnamnet - A unit of monopoly electricity provider Electricity of Vietnam (EVN) has unveiled a plan to build two solar power plants in the south-central province of Ninh Thuan with a combined
Nhan dan - NDO - Officials have confirmed that Vietnam has not imported any meat from Brazil’s 21 meat-packaging plants under police investigation for allegedly selling unsafe products for years.
EN VietNamNet - The forest ranger department in the central coastal province of Thua Thien – Hue is set to expand mangrove forests along the Tam Giang lagoon aligning with eco-tourism development.
Baomoi - China is yet to reply to Vietnam’s request to establish an information exchange after the former put three nuclear power plants into operation near the two countries' border, potentially
Nhan dan - NDO - Deputy Trinh Dinh Dung urged operators of two alumina plants in the provinces of Dak Nong and Lam Dong to ensure that environmental disasters will not occur while inspecting the two
NDO/VNA - Deputy Prime Minister Vuong Dinh Hue made an inspection of two loss-making State-owned plants in the northern city of Hai Phong on December 27.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese cities are limiting the number of cars on roads and have temporarily shut down factories to cut down pollution during a national "red alert" for smog.
(Reuters) - Preserving Quad Cities and Clinton nuclear plants will save businesses and consumers in Illinois more than $3 billion in power costs in the next 10 years, a study conducted by global
China could waste as much as half a trillion dollars on unnecessary new coal-fired power stations, a climate campaign group said Monday, arguing the world's top carbon polluter already has more than
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's legislature on Tuesday endorsed the government's decision to scrap plans to build the country's first two nuclear power plants.
By Mai Nguyen and Ho Binh Minh HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam's National Assembly voted on Tuesday to abandon plans to build two multi-billion-dollar nuclear power plants with Russia and Japan, after
Maryland officials say out-of-state power plants aren't using their smog controls properly, and they've asked the EPA to step in.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have hacked a plant's genes to make it use sunlight more efficiently — a breakthrough that could eventually dramatically increase the amount of food grown.
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Vietnam's government is scrapping plans to construct the country's first two nuclear power plants, citing slowing demand for electricity and the declining price of other sources
The Vietnam National Oil and Gas Group has been in talks with seven foreign companies over a plan to import 15 million tons of coal a year to fuel three major thermal power stations which will be
By Laurie Goering LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Building just a third of planned new coal-fired power plants around the world would push hundreds of millions of people into poverty as it