Deputy PM Le Van Thanh heads Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control
VGP – Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh has been empowered by the Prime Minister to lead the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control.
Deputy Prime Minister Le Van Thanh - new Chairman of the Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control. - Photo: VGP
Deputy heads of the Committee are Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Le Minh Hoan (permanent) and Deputy Minister of Industry and Trade Dang Hoang An.
The Committee shall aid and advise the Prime Minister in implementing the National Energy Efficiency Program for the 2019-230 period.
The program was approved in March 2013 with a goal to save 8-10 percent of the national energy consumption and to reduce power loss to less than 6 percent up to 2030.
The main tasks of the program include review, development and finalization of mechanisms and policies on economical and efficient use of energy; provision of technical and financial assistance to promote business-production-investment projects on economical and efficient use of energy; building of an energy data center; and capacity building for economical and efficient use of energy./.
By Thuy Dung