US partners with Việt Nam to build urban energy security

Published onNovember 7, 2019

The US Agency for International Development (USAID) on Friday announced a new project promoting urban energy security in Việt Nam at an event held in Ho Chi Minh City. The event was attended by USAID Deputy Administrator Bonnie Glick, USAID/Vietnam Mission Director Michael Greene, leaders of the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MOIT)’s Electricity and Renewable Energy Authority, and HCM City’s Department of Industry and Trade. USAID Vietnam Urban Energy Security is a US$14 million project that will promote the deployment of advanced, distributed energy solutions in select urban areas in Việt Nam from 2019 to 2023, including HCM City.