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Imports of Chinese Solar Modules Surge as S. Korean Renewable Energy Market Grows

Imports of Chinese Solar Modules Surge as S. Korean Renewable Energy Market Grows

SEOUL, July 20 (Korea Bizwire) — As the South Korean government continues to distribute solar panels and other renewable energy platforms, Chinese manufacturers are bolstering their offensive in the South Korean market for solar panels. The Korea International Trade Association reported that imports of Chinese solar modules in January to June period this year reached [...]

S. Korea to Mandate Use of Highly Efficient Solar Panels

S. Korea to Mandate Use of Highly Efficient Solar Panels

SEOUL, Mar. 8 (Korea Bizwire) – The South Korean government plans to make mandatory the use of highly efficient products and provide incentives to eco-friendly generating facilities for a more competitive renewable energy industry. The initiative is expected to help prevent less efficient Chinese products from taking over the South Korean market, and develop highly efficient, eco-friendly [...]

Security Guard Keeps His Job Thanks to Solar Power

Security Guard Keeps His Job Thanks to Solar Power

GWANGJU, Jul. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — An apartment complex in Dong-gu, Gwangju is gaining national attention after residents made the decision to continue employing a security guard by making use of electricity bill savings resulting from the installation of new solar panels to cover his salary. The Ullim 2 Apartments was designated most recently as [...]

Seoul Mayor Promises Expanded Solar Power at Climate Summit in Germany

Seoul Mayor Promises Expanded Solar Power at Climate Summit in Germany

SEOUL, Nov. 13 (Korea Bizwire) – Speaking at the “Climate Summit of Local and Regional Leaders” in Germany on November 12, Seoul Mayor Park Won-soon pledged to reduce South Korea’s reliance on nuclear energy through a new energy policy dubbed “Seoul, City of the Sun”.  Park described the policy as “a five-year plan to supply [...]