Policy Brief Just Energy Transition: Opportunities and Challenges for Vietnam

This paper summarizes the researches’ findings on power development scenarios and analyzing just energy transition parameters in Vietnam. The analysis on occupational, environmental, and social impacts, energy securities, investments in power plants, and the power generation costs of three different power development scenarios in Vietnam until 2030 showed that transition to clean and renewable energies bring more economic, social, and environmental opportunities than risks to Vietnam. 
Addressing the challenges of a just energy transition requires the application of science and technology, energy policy planning and implementation at the grassroots level. This paper then proposes 08 recommendations for a just transition with no one left behind.

Download Report:

English version

Vietnamese version

GreenID Vietnam