According to the Electricity Planning VII, total investment for electricity in period 2011-2030 estimated 123.8 billion USD. In 2011-2020 period was 48.8 billion U.S. dollars and period 2021-2030 is 75 billion dollars.
In 2013, Vietnam Electricity group has arranged 19.082 billion VND investment in 81 power projects (13,404 billion VND from Vietnam Financial organizations, the rest are foreign-owned), Mr. Nguyen Manh Hung, Director EVNNPT said.
The electricity consumption of the South is 10.000MW, but the capacity of the Energy Plant is only 8.000MW, and transmission of 2,000 MW from the North. Mr. Pham Le Thanh - Director General of the Vietnam Electricity Group (EVN), said that if the demand for electricity consumption for the South to continue to grow in 2014, up to 11,000 - 11.500MW, it must to find another sources suppliers.
According to the planning development of the national electricity in the period 2011 - 2020 to 2030 (Electricity Planning VII), the EVN will:
2011-2015: commissioning 34 units of 16 energy projects with a total capacity of 9738 MW;
2016-2020: commissioning 27 units in 13 energy projects with a total capacity of 9,426 MW.
Total capital investment needs of EVN: about 1.251.500 billion VND.
Mr. Tran Dinh Long, Vice Chairman of the Electricity of Vietnam, said the ability to arrange capital of EVN only about 20% -30% of the total investment for energy projects.