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Vietnam Electricity (EVN) Eyes Greener Power Sources But Has to Rely on Coal to Avoid Blackouts

Vietnam Electricity (EVN) is advancing its integration of renewable energy sources, with solar and wind now making up 12% of its energy mix. Despite these efforts, the utility still heavily relies on coal to prevent blackouts and ensure a stable electricity supply. In May 2024, EVN produced 21.05 billion kWh, predominantly from coal-fired plants, to meet peak demands. Challenges persist in balancing the transition to green energy with the increasing demand, but EVN remains committed to enhancing energy efficiency and boosting renewable capacity by 4,000 MW by 2025.

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