Hyundai Mobis to build two hydrogen fuel cell plants in Korea worth $1.1bn

The plants will produce 100,000 hydrogen fuel cells every year once operational and are expected to begin production in 2023

Korea commits $9m for global climate smart initiatives

Korea will work jointly with the IFC to deploy resources in targeted ways that deliver on the new climate ambitions of their partnership

South Korea to build huge floating offshore wind farm at East Sea gas field

The £23bn project is forecast to create 210,000 jobs

Korean energy giant plugs $2.2bn into Hungarian battery plant

The 30GWh factory will cater for expected demand for batteries in Europe

Hyundai to manufacture fuel cells systems in China

It will be the company’s first fuel cell production base outside Korea, manufacturing the same proven fuel cell systems used for its NEXO fuel cell electric SUV

Lithium-ion battery units
China conquers top spot in lithium-ion battery supply chain ranking

The country has control of 80% of the world’s raw material refining, according to BNEF’s ranking

Total to co-develop 2.3GW floating offshore wind portfolio in Korea

Five projects aim to support South Korea’s renewable energy target of reaching 12GW of offshore wind by 2030

Korea’s floating wind farm drifts into sight

The 500MW facility will be installed off the coast of Ulsan Metropolitan City

Korea ‘must accelerate green growth reforms’

Korea needs to accelerate its green growth reforms to temper the negative legacy of a decade of growth. That’s according to a new report from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which says the nation needs to slash its high levels of energy use, resource consumption, greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution. With […]

UN-Korea announce training for climate action transparency

A new professional training programme on the transparency of climate action and support has been launched. The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Republic of Korea Greenhouse Gas Centre have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide professional training on greenhouse gas (GHG) inventories to national experts from developing countries. GHG inventories […]