Notice No. 91/TB-VPCP on conclusions at the meeting on the National Power Development Plan for the period of 2021 - 2030
translation of the Official Gazette of the Vietnam News Agency
THE GOVERNMENT OFFICE
THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Hanoi, May 03, 2021
On conclusions of Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh at the meeting on the National Power Development Plan for the period of 2021 - 2030, with a vision toward 2045 (Power Development Plan VIII)
On April 23, 2021, at the headquarter of the Government, Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh chaired a meeting on the National Power Development Plan for the period of 2021 – 2030, with a vision toward 2045 (Power Development Plan VIII). The meeting saw the participation of representatives from ministries and agencies: Industry and Trade, Planning and Investment, Finance, Natural Resources and Environment, Agriculture and Rural Development, and the Government Office; representative leaders of the Vietnam Electricity, the Vietnam Energy Association, the Vietnam Electricity Association, the Institute of Energy. After listening to reports delivered by leaders of the Ministry of Industry and Trade and speeches of the representatives of the agencies at the meeting, Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh concluded the meeting as follows:
1. The Power Development Plan VIII plays a particularly important role in the national sector masterplan system, which is specially directed by the Prime Minister, required to be completed as soon as possible with the best quality, ensuring firm energy security, creating an infrastructure foundation for the comprehensive socio-economic development of the country.
The Ministry of Industry and Trade drafted, studied, and consulted various relevant agencies and units to basically complete the Power Development Plan VIII in line with the approved planning task. The Appraisal Council for the Power Development Plan VIII also assessed and presented the report on the assessment of the draft Power Development Plan VIII to the Prime Minister in accordance with law provisions (the Document No. 18/BC-BCT dated March 26, 2021). The Ministry of Industry and Trade also completed and submitted the draft Power Development Plan VIII to the Prime Minister for consideration and approval (the Report No. 1682/TTr -BCT dated March 26, 2021).