Solar Audit IEC 62446

solar audit vietnam IEC-62446 TCVN-11855

TCVN 11855-1:2017 Photovoltaic (PV) systems in Vietnam: Requirements for testing, documentation and maintenance – Part 1: Grid connected systems – Documentation, commissioning tests and inspection. Solar power systems are reliable and require minimum maintenance. There are no moving parts and technology is robust and proven over long time. However, regular inspection is recommended once a […]

Dispatch 3288 PCCC

Dispatch 3288: PCCC Fire protection for solar power Vietnam

Dispatch 3288/C07-P4 Fire protection requirements for solar energy system in Vietnam: The Fire and Rescue Police Department (Ministry of Public Security) (the fire department/ PCCC) has just issued Dispatch No. 3288/C07-P4 dated 8 September, 2020 to the Police of the provinces/cities directly under the government guiding the design appraisal and approval of fire protection for […]

Draft decision FIT3

Vietnam rooftop solar draft decision FIT3

Draft Decision /2021/QĐ-TTg Vietnam Solar Rooftop FIT3: 5.35 – 6.84 cents/kwh Draft Decision /2021/QĐ-TTg on mechanism to encourage development of rooftop solar power in Vietnam (Draft FIT3) was submitted on 3/2021 by Ministry of Industry & Trade (MOIT). It was meant to encourage solar power project development in year 2021. However, up to now in […]

Lao Dong interview

Hoàng Tiến Dũng - Cục trưởng Cục Điện lực và Năng lượng tái tạo (EREA)

Rooftop solar power price is only 5.2 – 5.8 cents/kWh: Everyone benefits Lao Dong newspaper March 2021 interview with Mr. Hoang Tien Dung, General Director of Department of Electricity and Renewable Energy (EREA) about the Ministry of Industry & Trade (MOIT) draft policy for solar feed-in-tariff (FIT3).  This is a translation to the original interview […]

Circular 16/2017/TT-BCT

Circular 16 PPA Vietnam

Circular 16/2017/TT-BCT Project Development and Model Power Purchasing Agreement (PPA) for Solar Power Projects in Vietnam. Circular 16 issued by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT) provides for Project Development and the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for solar energy projects in Vietnam to guide Prime Minister Decision 11 issued April 2017. It provides a […]

Circular 18/2020/TT-BCT on DPPA

Circular 18/2020/TT-BCT sample power purchase agreement dppa direct purchase power agreement

Circular 18/2020/TT-BCT Project Development and Model Power Purchasing Agreement for Solar Energy Projects. Circular 18/2020/TT-BCT issued by MOIT is the second policy document governing purchase power agreements (solar PPA) for solar power projects in Vietnam. More importantly, it allows private investors to sell solar energy to rooftop owners and businesses (also called direct PPA (DPPA)). […]

Decision 11/2017/QD-TTg

Vietnam solar feed in tariff FIT1

Decision 11/2017/QĐ-TTg Mechanisms to Promote the Development of Solar Energy in Vietnam Decision 11/2017/QD-TTg is the first solar policy in Vietnam to introduce feed-in-tariff of 9.35 UScent/kwh to support solar energy development in the country. It introduces a 20 years purchasing agreement with EVN (solar PPA). Furthermore, it provides a simple procedure for rooftop solar […]

Decision 13/2020/QD-TTg

Decision 13/2020/QĐ-TTg on Mechanisms to Promote Solar Vietnam

Decision 13/2020/QĐ-TTg Mechanisms to Promote the Development of Solar Energy in Vietnam Decision 13/2020/QD-TTg is the second Vietnam solar energy policy decision drafted by MOIT and signed by Prime Minister. It updates solar feed-in-tariff (FIT2), introduce floating solar and direct purchase power agreement (DPPA). See details below. Content: 01/ Time & Download. 02/ Details. 03/ […]