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Vietnam Electricity

Vietnam Electricity is a fully state-owned company headquartered in Vietnam. In 2020 (the last reported data) its revenue was USD 17.38 billion. The company runs its own large-scale hydropower and coal-fired power plants, which contribute up to 58% of the national power generation system. Its core businesses include electricity production, transmission, distribution and trading.
Ranking position
#62 /68
Total score
2.3 /100

2.3 /60
Core social indicators
0.0 /20
Just transition
0.0 /20

ACT score components

Performance score
1.6 /20
Narrative Score
Trend Score
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Performance module name Performance module score Rank


#1 0.0 /100 #51

Material investment

#1 14.2 /100 #44

Intangible investment

#1 0.0 /100 #26

Sold products

#1 0.0 /100 #46


#1 0.6 /100 #68

Supplier engagement

#1 0.0 /100 #43

Client engagement

#1 16.3 /100 #34

Policy engagement

#1 3.0 /100 #65

Business model

#1 21.3 /100 #44
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Act Assessment

Leading Practices

No leading practices were identified for this company.

Risks and Opportunities


Vietnam Electricity receives a trend score of -. If the company were reassessed in the near future, its score would likely decrease. Vietnam Electricity has not set any emissions reduction targets. The company is expected to reduce its emissions intensity by 12% between 2022 and 2027. However, it must reduce its emissions intensity by approximately 24% to align with its 1.5°C pathway in 2027. The company does not have a transition plan. It plans to add 4.5 GW of installed renewable energy capacity but has not set out a timeline for this. It is unclear how the company’s business model will direct it towards a low-carbon pathway.

Progress towards the Paris Agreement

Social assessment

Just transition assessment

Core Social Assessment

More about the company

Hanoi, Vietnam
Group revenue
US$ 17,377 million (FY2020)
Group employees
100,000 (FY2020)
Fully state-owned
Installed capacity
7.8 GW
Company filing name
Vietnam Electricity

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