Thursday, 27 Jul 2023
Lightsource bp, the British utility scale solar project developer, has expanded the senior management team for its key Asia- Pacific markets of Taiwan and South Korea with the appointments of Bin Fu and Jean-Philippe Baudrey, respectively.
South Korean Module Maker Seeking TUV Certification To Ship 21.5% Efficiency Bifacial High Power Rating Panel Overseas
Tuesday, 18 Apr 2023
SDN, a solar module manufacturer based out of South Korea, claims an industry leading power output of 600W and 21.5% efficiency for its latest PERC solar panel Sunday 10+ which has now secured KS certification from the Korea Testing and Research Ins.
Fitch Solutions Forecasts South Korea’s Installed Solar PV Capacity To Grow By 12 GW By 2032, Leading Non-Hydro Power Renewables’ Growth
Tuesday, 31 Jan 2023
Come 2032, South Korea is likely to report about 46 GW cumulatively installed non-hydro renewable energy capacity, growing from an estimated 25 GW at the end of 2022, led by solar PV installations that Fitch Solutions Country Risk & Industry Rese.
Hanwha Asset Management Commits KRW 3 Trillion Private Capital To Build 1.5 GW Solar Power Capacity In South Korea’s Daegu
Thursday, 15 Dec 2022
Hanwha Asst Management of the Hanwha Group will invest KRW 3 trillion ($2.3 billion) private capital to site 1.5 GW solar power capacity on rooftop and idle ground space of several industrial complexes in South Korea’s Daegu city.
Monday, 05 Dec 2022
South Korean solar module producer SDN will expand its current annual production capacity at Gwangju plant in the country with 1 GW combined capacity of TOPCon and tandem module lines in 2 phases by 2025, but did not identify the tandem combination.
Friday, 10 Jun 2022
South Korea’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy through Korean New and Renewable Energy Center (KNREC) has launched a 2 GW solar PV tender in lieu of 20-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for power supply to local electricity distributors.
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Israel headquartered solar inverter and battery storage supplier SolarEdge Technologies has started test production of battery cells at its 2GWh manufacturing facility Sella 2 in South Korea which will come in handy to build the company’s supply chain resilience.
Tuesday, 03 May 2022
The Seoul Metropolitan Government is offering KRW 1.5 billion ($1.2 million) to support private building integrated PV (BIPV) installations in 2022, as it makes efforts to create a new solar technology market ecosystem, claiming to be the 1st local g.
Thursday, 07 Apr 2022
German investor and asset development company Aquila Capital is putting its money on the South Korean renewables market where under a joint venture (JV) with local solar PV developer TopInfra, it will realize a portfolio of solar PV, wind power and battery energy storage systems (BESS).
South Korea’s SDN Company To Invest In New Solar Module Production Facility In Country’s Gwangju City With 385 MW Annual Capacity
Wednesday, 15 Sep 2021
A South Korean solar module producer that also provides project development services, is planning to invest in building a solar module production facility with maximum annual capacity of 385 MW. Making a corporate announcement, SDN Company Ltd.
Hanwha Q Cells To Expand South Korean Annual Solar Cell & Module Production Capacity To 7.6 GW By 2025; Perovskite Tandem Cell Tech Also Part Of Plan
Monday, 13 Sep 2021
South Korean solar PV products manufacturer Hanwha Q Cells has set aside KRW 1.5 trillion ($1.27 billion) to expand its domestic solar cell and module production capacity to 7.5 GW annually by 2025 as part of its future production plans the company has shared.
South Korea Becomes 14th Nation To Commit To Achieving Carbon Neutrality By 2050 After National Assembly Clears Carbon Neutrality & Green Growth Act
Wednesday, 08 Sep 2021
On August 31, 2021 the National Assembly of South Korea has passed the Carbon Neutrality and Green Growth Act, setting the country on track to aim for carbon neutrality by 2050.
South Korea To Invest $600 Million On Renewable Energy Solutions In Africa, Including Mini-Grids, Along With African Development Bank
Monday, 05 Jul 2021
Renewable energy solutions in Africa, including those related to generation, transmission, distribution, off-grid and mini-grids, will be focus of a $600 million financing approved by the South Korean government to be executed under the Korea-Africa Energy Investment Framework (KAEIF).
Ministry Of Trade, Industry & Energy In South Korea To Allow Domestic Electricity Consumers To Directly Purchase Renewable Energy Under PPAs; Country To Aim For 40.3% Renewable Energy Share By 2034
Friday, 08 Jan 2021
The South Korean electricity market is now officially open to renewable energy power purchase agreements (PPA) with the country’s Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy allowing domestic electricity consumers to purchase electricity from renewable .
South Korea May Assign 42% Share To Renewable Energies Under Country’s 9th Basic Plan For Electricity Supply & Demand 2020-2034: Renewables To Grow To 77.8 GW Total Installed Capacity By 2034: Media
Wednesday, 16 Dec 2020
Under its 9th Basic Plan for Electricity Supply and Demand 2020-2034, South Korea plans to aim for around a 42% (41.9% to be precise) share for renewable energy in its cumulative energy mix by the year 2034, according to a draft released by the Minis.
41 MW Floating Solar Power Plant Announced In South Korea; K-Power Contracts Hanwha Q Cells To Start Construction On Site In 2020
Thursday, 12 Nov 2020
The water resource development and management agency of South Korea, K-Water is planning to get a floating solar project with 41 MW capacity for a dam and has roped in Hanwha Q Cells.
South Korean Defence Ministry: Solar Panel Glare From Planned 2.1 GW Floating Solar Power Plant On Saemangeum Reclaimed Area No Issue For US Forces Korea
Monday, 18 Nov 2019
If the 2.1 GW floating solar plant does come up on Saemangeum Lake in South Korea, it will be the largest single-site floating solar plant in the world.
With 1.64 GW Solar PV Installed Till July 2019, South Korea Exceeds Annual Deployment Target Of 1.63 GW, Says Ministry Of Trade, Industry & Energy
Sunday, 11 Aug 2019
Originally, South Korea had plans to install 1.63 GW of total solar PV capacity in 2019, but the latest data from the Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy (MOTIE) shows it already exceeded this target in the first 7 months of the year with 1.64 GW deployed by July 2019.
South Korean Ministry Of Trade, Industry & Energy Approves 2.1 GW Floating Solar PV Plant For Saemangeum Lake; Construction To Begin In H2/2020
Saturday, 20 Jul 2019
A gigantic 2.1 GW floating solar power plant in South Korea will have 14 times more capacity than the world largest project today - a 150 MW floating PV project in China, said MOTIE.
South Korea Mulls Increasing Renewables Share In Energy Mix To Up To 35% By 2040 To Reduce Country’s Reliance On Coal & Nuclear Power: Media
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019
South Korea’s government is contemplating increasing its renewable energy share in total energy generation to between 30% to 35% through installation of 103 to 129 GW by 2040.
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