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Samsung Electronics Pivots to Renewable Energy

Samsung Electronics Pivots to Renewable Energy

SEOUL, Jun. 15 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics revealed yesterday that it will be installing solar power generators at all of its business facilities in the U.S., Europe and China. In Korea, some but not all facilities will be equipped with solar power generating systems. To kick off the initiative, Samsung will install solar panels [...]

Central Government, Solar Power Industry Hold Discussion about Potential US Protectionist Policies

Central Government, Solar Power Industry Hold Discussion about Potential US Protectionist Policies

SEOUL, Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) – A meeting held on September 25 was attended by officials from the Ministries of Trade, Industry and Energy and Foreign Affairs and representatives from the South Korean solar power industry to discuss potential repercussions from looming U.S. protectionist activity. The meeting was held in the aftermath of the USITC’s [...]

Renewable Energy-based Electricity Trade Hits Record High in 2016

Renewable Energy-based Electricity Trade Hits Record High in 2016

SEOUL, Jul. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — The volume of electricity generated from renewable energy hit a record high last year, aided by a surge in power generation coming from biomass and by-product gas, data showed Thursday. According to the data compiled by the Korea Power Exchange, a total of 19.35 million megawatt-hours worth of electricity [...]

SolarWinds MSP’s New MSP N-central Platform Integrates Backup and Recovery and Advanced Security Capabilities for MSPs Worldwide

SolarWinds MSP’s New MSP N-central Platform Integrates Backup and Recovery and Advanced Security Capabilities for MSPs Worldwide

OTTAWA, ON, Dec. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – SolarWinds MSP today announced the next generation of the company’s award-winning remote monitoring and management (RMM) platform, SolarWinds® MSP N-central® 11. MSP N-central 11, now generally available, is designed to simplify and automate the day-to-day management of core IT services. New features include integrated SolarWinds MSP Backup & [...]

Government to Stabilize Prices for New and Renewable Energy

Government to Stabilize Prices for New and Renewable Energy

SEOUL, Nov. 30 (Korea Bizwire) – In an effort to promote new and renewable energy, and stabilize fluctuating prices, the government has decided to institute “20-year fixed-price contracts” that will better guarantee business profits as well as attract more investment in the sector.  According to the Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy, the government will [...]

S. Korea to Build World’s Largest Floating Power-Generating Facilities

S. Korea to Build World’s Largest Floating Power-Generating Facilities

SEOUL, Nov. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – K-Water, South Korea’s state water resources company, said Friday that it has begun to raise funds worth about 100 billion won (US$84 million) to build the world’s largest floating power-generating facilities.  The energy company said it plans to sign deals with institutional investors by March next year to build [...]

Korean Solar-Powered Drone Marks the World’s Third Successful Entry into the Stratosphere

Korean Solar-Powered Drone Marks the World’s Third Successful Entry into the Stratosphere

DAEJEON, Aug. 25 (Korea Bizwire) – The Korea Aerospace Research Institute (KARI) announced Thursday that its EAV-3, a solar-powered drone, completed a successful 90-minute flight in the Earth’s stratosphere, some 18.5 kilometers above the surface of the earth, on August 12. This also made the aircraft the world’s third of its kind to successfully enter [...]

Hanwha SolarOne Exhibits Three HSL Series Modules at PV Expo 2014 in Japan

Hanwha SolarOne Exhibits Three HSL Series Modules at PV Expo 2014 in Japan

SHANGHAI, Feb. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Hanwha SolarOne Co. Ltd. (the “Company,” or “Hanwha SolarOne”)(Nasdaq: HSOL), a top-10 global photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, today announced that it will display three modules from its latest generation HSL Series modules at the PV Expo 2014 held in Tokyo, Japan: the HSL 60 Poly Module, HSL 72 Poly [...]