Work commences on second waste-to-energy plant in Ho Chi Minh City

Work commences on second waste-to-energy plant in Ho Chi Minh City

NDO - Tam Sinh Nghia Company kicked off on October 16 construction of a waste-to-energy plant in Ho Chi Minh City, which can process 2,000 tonnes of waste per day and has a generation capacity of 40 megawatts. (Oct 16, 2019 17:28:22)


Event calls for joining hands to protect the environment

  Oct 07, 2019 16:22:12
NDO – The Red Planet club and the Women's Union of Nguyen Trai ward organised an event themed ‘Protect the environment - Protect life’ in Hanoi on October 6. 

Hollywood star Maggie Q visits Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao

  Oct 04, 2019 11:03:16
NDO – Vietnamese-American actress Maggie Q spent her entire visit to Vietnam from October 2 and 3 with bears at the Vietnam Bear Rescue Centre in Tam Dao National Park, the northern province of Vinh Phuc. 

Winners of photo contest on actions for climate change honoured

  Oct 03, 2019 17:21:17
NDO – An awards ceremony for a photo contest on encouraging the youth to take action on climate change was held in Hanoi on October 3. 

Hanoi learns from Finland’s experience in treating urban waste

  Oct 03, 2019 16:28:05
NDO – Vice Chairman of the Hanoi People’s Committee Nguyen The Hung spoke highly of Finnish firms’ waste treatment technology solutions, during a working session with a delegation of Finnish businesses, headed by Finnish Ambassador to Vietnam Kari Kahiluoto, in the city on October 3.  

Rooftop solar photovoltaic system inaugurated in Da Nang

  Sep 28, 2019 12:22:32
NDO – The project on “Development of Solar Energy in Da Nang” (DSED) on September 27 officially inaugurated the rooftop solar photovoltaic (PV) system in Vo Thi Sau Primary School in Da Nang city. 

PM approves programme for conservation of endangered turtles

  Sep 19, 2019 12:43:20
NDO - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has just approved a programme to conserve Vietnam's endangered turtle species by 2025, with a vision to 2030. 

Vietnam wins first prize at the Nature Conservancy’s Global Photo Contest

  Sep 18, 2019 16:23:41
NDO – Vietnamese photographer Le Van Vinh has won the first prize in the ‘people in nature’ category at the 2019 global photo contest launched by the Nature Conservancy for his photo titled ‘Dance in the Sea’. 

Promoting efficient and sustainable energy transition in Vietnam

  Sep 17, 2019 17:39:44
NDO – Vietnam Renewable Energy Week 2019 was launched on September 17, in Hanoi, as an activity to respond to contribute to the implementation of Government policies on renewable energy development in Vietnam. 

Vietnam strives to eliminate substances harmful to ozone layer

  Sep 17, 2019 10:27:30
NDO/VNA – The Vietnamese Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment in conjunction with the United Nations Environment Programme and the World Bank (WB) organised a ceremony in Hanoi on September 16 to mark International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer. 

Joining hands to fight plastic pollution

  Sep 16, 2019 17:38:36
NDO - Like many countries around the world, Vietnam is facing many problems regarding environmental degradation and pollution, climate change, sea levels rising, but especially pollution of plastic waste. 

Binh Dinh youths join hands to clean the ocean

  Sep 08, 2019 12:47:23
NDO – Thousands of local youths joined a series of activities to clean the ocean under the 2019 “Let’s clean the sea” campaign, which was launched in Quy Nhon city, in the South Central Coastal province of Binh Dinh on September 7. 

Fifth Green Architecture Awards launched

  Sep 03, 2019 18:11:54
NDO – The 5th Vietnam Green Architecture Award (2019-2020) has been launched by the Vietnam Association of Architects in Hanoi. 

Work begins on US$400 million waste-to-energy plant in Ho Chi Minh City

  Aug 29, 2019 11:20:46
NDO – A ground-breaking ceremony was held on August 28 to commence the construction of a US$400 million waste-to-energy plant at Tay Bac solid waste treatment complex in Cu Chi district, Ho Chi Minh City. 

Vietnam Coalition for Climate Action makes debut

  Aug 21, 2019 17:37:13
NDO – The Vietnam Coalition for Climate Action (VCCA) made its debut at a ceremony held in Hue city on August 21 by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) – Vietnam and the Green Innovation and Development Centre (GreenID).