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AES-VCM Awards Energy Career Scholarship to Outstanding Students

Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017

On 27 September, AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Co. Ltd in cooperation with the Center for Education Development (CED) presented AES-VCM Energy Career Scholarship to 20 outstanding students from Quang Ninh majoring in power and energy at Hanoi University of Science and Technology (HUST) and Electric Power University (EPU).

The AES-VCM Energy Career Scholarship is one of the Company’s initiatives to invest in education, training and preparing a high-tech workforce for Quang Ninh in particular and Vietnam energy sector in general. Besides the US$600 financial support, each student will benefit from participating in soft skill and English trainings, volunteer activities, community support and field visit to Mong Duong 2 BOT Thermal Power Plant invested and operated by AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Co. Ltd.

Addressing at the Ceremony, Mr David Stone said “Developing high-tech manpower from local workforce is one objective of our sustainable development goal that AES and partners pursuing in Vietnam and every market that we serve. The scholarship and soft-skill trainings that we offer to these outstanding students today shall add fuel for them to work harder at school and further improve personal development to become the owner of Vietnam energy future that AES would be a part of.”

Le Trung Son, a senior thermoelectric major, Department of Energy Technology, EPU, shared in his letter to the Company “I have a passion for electrical energy since high school and it has grown up with me since then. When I learnt that Mong Duong 2 thermal power plant with modern technology was developed right in my home town of Quang Ninh, I dream of working as an engineer at the Power Plant. I am very happy and proud receiving this AES-VCM Energy Career Scholarship from AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Co. Ltd. This scholarship means a lot to me not only because of the financial support but also the soft-skills to equip me for the future career readiness. This support would surely be an engine to advance my dream career.”

Besides this scholarship, the AES-VCM Company have also implemented many CSR Programmes aiming toward improvement of education, healthcare and environment for the last 6 years with total value of over VND7 billion.

AES-VCM Mong Duong Power Co. Ltd is the owner of Mong Duong 2 BOT Power Plant located at Mong Duong ward, Cam Pha city, Quang Ninh province. Ground breaking in December 2010, Mong Duong 2 BOT Power Plant have gross capacity of 1,242 MW with 2 units and total investment capital of USD 2.1 billion. Since the date of synchronization in April 2015, both units have contributed more than 12 billion kWh of electricity to the national grid. The power plant is expected to contribute more than 7.6 billion kWh of electricity to the national power grid annually.

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