The potential of cooperation with Energy Absolute Public highly appreciated
CMSC On July 31, a delegation from the Energy Absolute Public Company Limited, led by Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Somphote Ahunai, paid a courtesy call on Chairman of the Commission for the Management of State Capital at Enterprises (CMSC) Nguyen Hoang Anh and worked with CMSC Vice Chairman Ho Sy Hung.
Representatives of the Energy Department and the Office of the Commission were also present at the meeting.
The CEO of the Energy Absolute Public Company Limited, Somphote Ahunai, said that Suntech Palm Oil, the forerunner of Energy Absolute, began producing biodiesel in 2006. Suntech Palm Oil was renamed “Energy Absolute” in 2008 and was listed on the securities market in 2013. The company has expanded its operations into the fields of renewable energy and accumulation of electric power. It has developed many renewable energy accumulation projects in Asian countries.
The representative of Energy Absolute Public expressed the company’s desire to cooperate with the Electricity of Vietnam Group (EVN) in some projects. The company also wants to participate in renewable energy projects and develop electric power accumulation technologies in Vietnam.
|Chairman of the Commission for the Management of State Capital at Enterprises Nguyen Hoang Anh|
CMSC Chairman Nguyen Hoang Anh welcomed Energy Absolute Public’s willingness to cooperate and said that investment cooperation between Vietnamese and Thai businesses has contributed to boosting the relationship between the two countries. He believed that given cultural similarities and the geographical proximity between Vietnam and Thailand, cooperation between the two business communities will yield successful results.
Chairman Nguyen Hoang Anh said that with its capacity and technology, Energy Absolute Public’s proposal matches with renewable energy production trends as well as electric power accumulation solutions in Vietnam.
|The delegation from the Energy Absolute Public Company Limited and CMSC officials pose for a commemorative photo|
At the meeting with CMSC Vice Chairman Ho Sy Hung, Mr. Somphote Ahunai spoke about Energy Absolute Public’s production and business activities. In 2016, the company put into operation a factory in Chinese Taipei to research and create electric power accumulation technologies. Products of this factory include batteries for electric vehicles, high-speed trains and electric vehicle charging stations.
|Mr. Somphote Ahunai – Chief Executive Officer of the Energy Absolute Public Company Limited|
Mr. Somphote Ahunai said that Energy Absolute Public is piloting the development of solar energy production and electric power accumulation technologies in Con Dao to serve the needs of local residents.
|Mr. Dinh The Phuc, Director of the CMSC’s Energy Department|
|Mr. Le Long – Deputy Director of the CMSC’s Energy Department|
Mr. Dinh The Phuc, Director, and Mr. Le Long, Deputy Director of the CMSC’s Energy Department, talked with Mr. Somphote Ahunai and other members of the Energy Absolute Public delegation on Vietnam’s demand for electricity and accumulation of electric power as well as matters related to finance and investment attraction in case Energy Absolute Public wants to participate in Vietnam’s energy projects.
CMSC Vice Chairman Ho Sy Hung expressed his interest in Energy Absolute Public’s specific plans to access the Vietnamese energy market. He spoke about the Commission’s responsibilities towards companies operating under its management in the field of energy and highly appreciated the potential of cooperation with Energy Absolute Public.