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Seoul to Install 1,000 Electric Bike Charging Stations Using Public Phone Booths

Seoul to Install 1,000 Electric Bike Charging Stations Using Public Phone Booths

SEOUL, June 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Tuesday it would install 1,000 electric bike charging stations using public phone booths by 2025. The e-bike charging stations will be battery exchange-type charging stations that allow users to replace discharged batteries with fully charged ones. It is expected to take less than one [...]

S. Korea to Introduce Self-service Hydrogen Charging Station

S. Korea to Introduce Self-service Hydrogen Charging Station

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean drivers will now be able to refuel their hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicles at self-serve filling stations. Hydrogen charging stations have been losing an average of 180 million won (US$153,910) each year, discouraging efforts to achieve enough stations in the country. Charging stations already in operation cannot afford [...]

Charging Stations for Hydrogen Cars Lag Behind Pace of Distribution in S. Korea

Charging Stations for Hydrogen Cars Lag Behind Pace of Distribution in S. Korea

SEOUL, April 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Despite the growing popularity of hydrogen vehicles, the charging infrastructure still remains poor in South Korea, industry data showed Wednesday. South Korea accounts for 33 percent or 37,400 in the total number of hydrogen fuel cell cars on the road worldwide, according to the Korea Automobile Manufacturers Association (KAMA). [...]

Korean Refiners Review Feasibility of Launching Hydrogen Charging Services

Korean Refiners Review Feasibility of Launching Hydrogen Charging Services

SEOUL, Sept. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean major oil refiners, which have had difficulty getting out of a loss-making business structure, are stepping into the hydrogen business, which was once regarded as a rival to their core operations. The country’s four major refiners — SK Innovation Co., GS Caltex Corp., Hyundai Oilbank Co. and [...]