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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 [...]

KEPCO Completes Construction of Demonstration Plant that Separates 90 Percent of Carbon Dioxide from Emissions

KEPCO Completes Construction of Demonstration Plant that Separates 90 Percent of Carbon Dioxide from Emissions

SEOUL, Oct. 17 (Korea Bizwire) – KEPCO (Korea Electric Power Corporation) announced on October 16 that it had held a commemorative ceremony for the successful construction of a one-megawatt demonstration plant capable of separating up to 90 percent of carbon dioxide from emissions. The plant is located at a thermal power station of the Korea [...]