Tag: South Korea

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

South Korea to allow drivers to refuel hydrogen by themselves

May 10, 2023

Via: PetrolPlaza

South Korea will allow drivers of hydrogen vehicles to refuel them by themselves at urban hydrogen refueling stations (HRS) by 2024. The announcement was made recently by the government after unveiling a roadmap of regulatory reforms and goals to drive […]

News and Policies, World

South Korean President: Country Needs More Nuclear Power

January 17, 2023

Via: Power Magazine

South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol said his country’s push to be carbon-neutral by 2050 must include construction of more nuclear power generation, in a reversal of his predecessor’s call to move away from the technology. Yoon, speaking Jan. 16 […]

News and Policies, World

Innovation, Efficiency at Heart of CHP Plant Upgrade

October 3, 2022

Via: Power Magazine

South Korea has been at the forefront of innovation across a range of industries. The country is known for its leadership in the design of electronics, and for driving the transformation of energy through a variety of technologies. A project […]

Electric, Energy Consumption

New Fuel Cell Power Plants Deployed in South Korea and California

September 3, 2020

Via: Power Magazine

Two new fuel cell-based electricity generation facilities have been “powered on” in the Gyeonggi province of South Korea. The new installations use Bloom Energy’s solid-oxide fuel cells. One of the power plants—a 19.8-MW installation—is located in Hwasung. It is the […]

News and Policies, World

U.S. set to overtake South Korea in 2019 as world’s largest grid-connected battery energy-storage market

May 22, 2019

Via: Power Engineering

The United States in 2019 will become the world’s largest market for grid-connected battery energy storage, as solar-plus-storage and peaking capacity requirements drive increased procurement, according to IHS Markit. Deployments of grid-connected energy storage in the United States this year […]

Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

South Korean auto giants unveil solar roof charging tech for cars

October 31, 2018

Via: CNBC energy

Hyundai and Kia have unveiled plans to install “solar roof” charging on a number of Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. In an announcement Wednesday, the Hyundai Motor Group said that electricity generating solar panels would be “incorporated” onto either the roof […]