Among them is the 48 MW wind power plant project invested by Truong Thanh Vietnam Group JSC in co-operation with Sermsang Power Corporation. The project covers an area of 1,220ha, with a total investment of VND 2.23 trillion. Construction on the project started in September last year and is expected to be partially connected before October this year.

The Refrigeration Electrical Engineering Corporation (REE) also plans to invest in the No.3 wind power plant with a total investment of VND 1.22 trillion on an area of 1,225 ha. Construction started in October 2019, with a total expected capacity of 48KW.

The North Investment Construction and Development JSC and Hung Bac Energy Investment JSC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on a wind power project with total investment capital of VND 7.17 trillion.

Wind turbines in the sea of Tra Vinh

Trung Nam Construction Investment Corporation has also invested in a wind power plant project with total capital of VND 6.75 trillion. It is believed that Trung Nam successfully mobilized over VND 3 trillion for its energy segment last year.

Hung Hai Investment JSC and Truong Thanh Energy and Technology JSC have also poured investment into their wind power projects with the same amount of capital of VND 5.78 trillion.

Thang Long Construction Group has invested VND 8.59 trillion into Thang Long wind power project. SG-CCG JSC has poured VND 4 trillion into Duyen Hai wind power plant.

Tra Vinh is situated between the Tien and Hau rivers, the two main branches of the Mekong River, which allow transport with other south-western provinces, HCM City and neighboring countries. It is also bordered by a 65km long coastline. Its geography creates favorable conditions for the province to develop transportation, trade and services, tourism and cultural exchange with other regions.

According to the Provincial Statistics Office, Tra Vinh’s Gross Regional Domestic Product (GRDP) last year was estimated to increase by 14.85 percent, which was the highest jump compared to other provinces in the Mekong Delta region.

The agriculture, forestry and fishery sector posted a growth of 2.58 percent, industry and construction rose by 34.37 percent and service sector rose by 6.94 percent.

Source: VNA