Hyundai and Kia look to add solar cells to the roofs of their cars to boost charging and range for EVs and hybrids.
The South Korean solar developer will install a 2.67 MW floating solar farm on the Deoku Reservoir that will rotate to track the sun’s rays throughout the day, delivering a 22% increase in harvest, the company claims.
South Korea move marks first major new international commitment away from coal since Trump pulled out of Paris climate agreement.
Scarce public finance should invest in generation assets of the future, not relics of the past at risk of being stranded.
South Korea is Australia’s second biggest customer for thermal coal, but election of Moon Jae-In as president raises doubts about future of coal generation in that country.
South Korea to provide incentives for utility-scale solar operators to install energy storage units as it outlines plans to invest $US27 billion in renewable energies over next five years.
A protest and one-week hunger strike has prompted the South Korean Government to indefinitely postpone consideration of the 1160 MW ‘Dangjin Eco Power’ coal-fired plant.
Hyundai and Kia plan to head up the race towards reduced emissions, driving reductions in advance of forecasted policy changes.
LG signs MoU to spend $US435m on tripling solar panel production at its Gumi, South Korea facilities, from 1GW to 3GW by 2020.
South Korean PV module manufacturer SolarPark Korea has supplied modules to the first floating solar PV power plant in the country.