EU clears Saudi Aramco and Hyundai Heavy industries’ joint venture

The Commission said it would not raise any competition concerns because the joint venture will not be active in the European Economic Area

Plans for ‘world’s biggest’ floating offshore wind farm in South Korea

Equinor, Korea National Oil Corporation and Korea East-West Power have formed a consortium for the project

US to become world’s largest market for grid-connected energy storage

New research suggests solar combined with battery storage as well as peaking capacity requirements are driving increased procurement

Equinor to pursue floating wind projects in South Korea

It has partnered with Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) to jointly explore opportunities

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South Korea on the road to 40,000 hydrogen cars by 2022

The government also plans to promote the data and artificial intelligence economy

Electron receives second round of funding for energy platform in Korea

it will work with local partner GridWiz and Imperial College London to pilot its technology in the market

South Korea provides funding to support vanadium battery tech

The project aims to achieve double the energy density of competing technologies

South Korea wins a gold medal for sustainability

South Korea should win a gold medal for its energy efficiency successes in its hosting of the Winter Olympics. That’s the verdict from the Alliance to Save Energy (ASE), which says the PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (POCOG) has managed to cut carbon intensity through the careful management of […]

UK-South Korea in £6m smart energy innovation partnership

The UK and the South Korea have announced a £6 million partnership for smart energy innovation. The programme will support development and demonstration projects on innovative smart energy technologies and business models, each one involving companies from both nations. They are said to be at similar stages in the development and deployment of smart systems, […]

South Korea ‘could go 100% green by 2050’

South Korea could go 100% renewable by 2050 if it stays committed to its green targets. That’s according to the WWF, who says transitioning to a clean energy system would offer a major opportunity for new jobs and economic growth, as well as significant environmental benefits. Renewable energy currently accounts for just 2% of the country’s […]