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New Technology Brings Together Farming, Solar Energy Generation

New Technology Brings Together Farming, Solar Energy Generation

SEOUL, March 30 (Korea Bizwire) — The Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Corporation (KHNP) has patented a new rice farming system that can also generate solar energy. The energy company said on Thursday it has patented a simultaneous rice farming and solar energy generation system for the first time in the country, placing solar panels [...]

N. Korea behind Nuke Power Plant Data Leakage: Investigators

N. Korea behind Nuke Power Plant Data Leakage: Investigators

SEOUL, March 17 (Korea Bizwire) — North Korea is believed to be linked to a series of recent leaks of data on South Korea’s nuclear power plants, investigators said Tuesday. In December, an unidentified hacker, claiming to be an activist against nuclear power, had posted data about nuclear power plants, including their blueprints, five times [...]

N. Korea Denies Involvement in Hacking of South’s Nuclear Power Operator

N. Korea Denies Involvement in Hacking of South’s Nuclear Power Operator

SEOUL, Dec. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – North Korea again denied its involvement in the hacking of South Korea’s nuclear power station operator Sunday, calling the allegation “a trumped-up plot against the communist country.” The state-run Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power Co. (KHNP) has suffered a series of cyber attacks that has raised safety concerns in a [...]

KHNP Develops Safety Simulator Program in Preparation for Serious Nuclear Accidents

KHNP Develops Safety Simulator Program in Preparation for Serious Nuclear Accidents

SEOUL, Dec.1 (Korea Bizwire) – Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power said on November 28 that it held a launching event for its “beyond-design basis accident” simulator program in preparation for nuclear reactor meltdown at its Kori Nuclear Power Plant in the southeast. The simulator program has been developed to respond to serious nuclear power plant accidents like the one [...]