Seoul City announced plans to build up its climate change resilience and achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.
Korean President Moon Jae-in and Saudi Arabian Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Tuesday agreed to cooperate to promote the use of hydrogen as an alternative energy source during a meeting amid heightened tensions in the Middle East.
SK ecoplant released a blueprint for a "circular economy" at CES 2022.
View of the Honam Coal-Fired Power Plant located in Yeosu, South Jeolla. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy on Tuesday announced that Korea’s oldest coal power plant will be permanently shut at midnight on Dec. 31.
CJ CheilJedang pledged to go carbon neutral by 2050 and become more ESG focused.
A minimum of 94 trillion won ($79.6 billion) will be invested by 2025 in renewable energy as part of the government's pledge to achieve carbon neutrality by 2050.
The Korean government will work toward overcoming trade barriers, tackling global supply chain instability and helping companies reduce carbon emissions, said President Moon Jae-in in an address marking Trade Day Monday.
The energy ministry vowed Wednesday to allot at least 30 percent of its research and development spending to the technologies aimed at carbon neutrality by 2030 as the energy transition will likely pose serious challenges for companies.
The global push for carbon neutrality by 2050 has failed. The G20 summit in Rome ended Sunday without being able to specify a deadline for zero emissions. Major developed nations, including host Italy, proposed 2050, but Russia,...
President Moon Jae-in officially declared South Korea's upgraded nationally determined contributions (NDC) targets, committing to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 40 percent by 2030 at the United Nations climate summit in Glasgow Monday.