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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). [...]

S. Korea to Localize Core Fuel Cell Component Used for Hydrogen Vehicles

S. Korea to Localize Core Fuel Cell Component Used for Hydrogen Vehicles

DAEJEON, March 17 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean state-run research organization has joined hands with a private company to push for the localization of a core fuel cell component for which the country has relied entirely on imports until now. On Tuesday, the Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology signed a technology transfer agreement with [...]

Seoul’s Solution to Overcrowding at Hydrogen Fueling Stations Coming Up Short

Seoul’s Solution to Overcrowding at Hydrogen Fueling Stations Coming Up Short

SEOUL, Jul. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Overcrowded hydrogen fueling stations in downtown Seoul are pushing the city to come up with emergency measures. The two hydrogen fueling stations in Seoul, located in Sangam and Yangjae, are being overcrowded as Incheon, Gyeonggi Province, and other satellite regions are expanding supply of hydrogen cars despite a lack [...]

New Government Measures for Eco-Friendly Vehicles Include Rest Areas for EVs

New Government Measures for Eco-Friendly Vehicles Include Rest Areas for EVs

SEJONG, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport announced a new set of measures Monday to help accommodate the rapidly increasing number of drivers of eco-friendly vehicles in Korea, which includes new rest areas for charging EVs and hydrogen vehicles.  These mini rest areas, or multipurpose rest areas, will be [...]