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KEPCO Seeks Greater Foothold in India’s Renewable Energy Market

KEPCO Seeks Greater Foothold in India’s Renewable Energy Market

SEOUL, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — The state-run Korea Power Electric Corp. (KEPCO) said Tuesday it will beef up technology cooperation with India’s state-run power company for renewable energy projects as it strives to make inroads into the vast market. KEPCO signed a memorandum of cooperation with Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd.(PGCIL) during a [...]

“Energy” Big Data to be Shared with Large Corporations

“Energy” Big Data to be Shared with Large Corporations

SEOUL, May 31 (Korea Bizwire) — A new way has been paved for corporations to incorporate the massive trove energy-related big data held by the Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) into new energy business models. The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy announced today that KEPCO had signed MOUs with four corporations (KT, SKT, LG [...]

KEPCO Selected as Preferred Bidder for Nuclear Plant in UK

KEPCO Selected as Preferred Bidder for Nuclear Plant in UK

SEOUL, Dec. 6 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s state-run utility firm Korea Electric Power Corp. was selected as the preferred bidder in a project to build a nuclear power plant in Britain, sources said Wednesday. Toshiba Corp., which has a 60 percent stake in the NuGen consortium in charge of building the nuclear power plant in Cumbria, northwest England, plans to announce soon that KEPCO has become the preferred bidder, according to industry insiders, who wanted to remain anonymous. Still, a KEPCO official said he is [...]

KEPCO to Build EV Charging Stations in Dominican Republic

KEPCO to Build EV Charging Stations in Dominican Republic

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The state-run Korea Electric Corp. (KEPCO) said Thursday it will push to build electric vehicle (EV) charging stations in the Dominican Republic, a project worth US$30 million. The KEPCO signed a memorandum of understanding with the Dominican Republic’s National Energy Commission (CNE) in Santo Domingo, the capital city of [...]

KEPCO to Export Smart Energy City Project to Costa Rica

KEPCO to Export Smart Energy City Project to Costa Rica

JEJU, Nov. 23 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Electric Power Corporation has signed an agreement with Costa Rica that could see its smart energy city project adopted by the Central American country. Officials from KEPCO and ICE, a Costa Rican government-run electricity and telecommunications services provider, met earlier this month to sign a letter of intent [...]