Current status and orientation of scientific and technological development in the energy sector


On October 20, in Ho Chi Minh City, the Office of National Key Programs, Ministry of Science and Technology organized a Scientific Conference "Current status and orientation for the development of Science and Technology (S&T) energy sector in the period 2021-2030, southern region.

The workshop aims to update, exchange, and discuss science and technology orientations to solve current hot issues such as Energy conversion, solar energy and smart grid... as shown in the KC.05 Program Framework. /21-30 (National Science and Technology Program for the period up to 2030 "Research, application and development of energy technology").

The workshop received many discussions from experts and businesses to identify and resolve existing problems, determine actual needs as well as evaluate feasibility, applicability, suitability, and ability.

This energy transition will have a much larger scale and impact, including major, revolutionary changes in energy-using devices from residential to industrial, within a complex regulatory context. complexity of international and national policies, as well as significant pressure from consumers and society on the environment.

The wind turbine base manufacturing site at PTSC Port

In addition, Decision No. 569/QD-TTg dated May 11, 2022, of the Prime Minister promulgating the Strategy for developing science, technology, and innovation until 2030 has set out the development of energy technology. is one of 10 research development directions in the coming period, in which "Research and application, mastering new energy technologies, renewable energy, smart energy, advanced energy storage technology, fuel cell..." is one of the important research contents.

Presenting the presentation "Oil and Gas in the 4.0 Era" at the Conference, Dr. Ngo Huu Hai, Chairman of the Ho Chi Minh City Petroleum Association, emphasized that the Oil and Gas Industry will still maintain its leading position in primary energy.

When new resources are not yet diverse in supply and cannot replace oil and gas, the oil and gas industry needs to apply more modern technological solutions and processes to increase efficiency, optimize exploitation, and save resources. resources, minimizing the risk of negative impacts on the environment.