On February 28, 2020 - Construction of Hiep Thanh wind-power plant at a cost of nearly 3.37 trillion VND (145.9 million USD) began in Tra Vinh province. 

Groundbreaking ceremony

Twenty percent of the total investment comes from its investor - Ecotech Tra Vinh Renewable JSC - while the remainder is loans provided by the investment fund Climate Investment One of the Netherlands and Korean Samtan International Co, the online newspaper reported.

The plant covers a site of more than 2,700ha in the coastal commune of Hiep Thanh in Duyen Hai township and has a designed capacity of 78MW from 18 turbines.

Team PECC3 at the ceremony

EVNPECC3 works at Hiep Thanh wind-power plant includes: Topographic and Geological Survey serving Feasibility Study; Establishment Feasibility Study; Preparation EIA and Fire Prevention report; Preparation Related agreement for applying PPA; Preparing EPC tender documentation and support the Client to negotiation of EPC contract.

The plant is expected to be completed in mid-2021.


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