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S. Korea to Increase Number of Highway EV Chargers to Over 1,000

S. Korea to Increase Number of Highway EV Chargers to Over 1,000

SEOUL, Dec. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea will increase the number of electric vehicle chargers at highway service areas nationwide to over 1,000 by the end of 2022, the transport ministry said Sunday. Currently, there are 435 EV chargers at the country’s highway rest stops. The government plans to increase the number to 730 [...]

Seoul City Introduces Street Light EV Chargers in Narrow Alleys

Seoul City Introduces Street Light EV Chargers in Narrow Alleys

SEOUL, Oct. 13 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul Metropolitan Government said Tuesday that it will introduce street light charging stations and bollard charging stations for electric vehicles (EVs) in residential neighborhoods. A street light charging station is a quick charger that combines closed-circuit television, an LCD display and a street lamp. A bollard charger is [...]

S. Korea Strengthens Mandatory EV Charger Installation Requirements for Apartment Complexes

S. Korea Strengthens Mandatory EV Charger Installation Requirements for Apartment Complexes

SEOUL, Aug. 31 (Korea Bizwire) — Developers of new apartment complexes in Korea will be obliged to install electric vehicle (EV) chargers at 5 percent of the total number of parking spaces, while existing apartment complexes will be required to have EV chargers at a minimum of 2 percent of their parking spaces. The Ministry [...]