SEJONG, May 30 (Yonhap) -- Eight old coal-fired power plants will be temporarily shut down next month as part of the government's efforts to reduce the country's air pollution levels, the energy ministry said Tuesday.
Starting June 1, the thermal power plants, including four in central Chungcheong Province, will be closed for 30 days, acco..
The APEC Climate Center (APCC) launched the 2017 Pacific Islands Young Scientist Support Program (YSSP) on May 15, 2017. APCC invited 9 climate scientists and meteorological department researchers from 8 countries to its headquarters in Busan, Republic of Korea, providing them with an opportunity to conduct research and gain informati..
SEOUL May 24, 2017 The Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI) and the KAIST Graduate School of Green Growth signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today at GGGI’s Seoul headquarters to actively cooperate to pursue joint research projects, sharing of green growth knowledge and best practices, and co-hosting workshops and conferen..
The APEC Climate Center (APCC) held the Workshop on Agricultural Water Management Against Climate Change with the Korea Rural Community Corporation (KRC). Staff that are heavily involved in agricultural water management from eleven developing countries (Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Kenya, Laos, Mongolia, Myanmar, Phil..
The APEC Climate Center (APCC) held the Tonga Climate Prediction Project Final Workshop to mark the completion of the Tonga Climate Prediction Project. This one-year project, initiated in February 2016, seeks to decrease Tonga’s vulnerability to climate-induced risks. Tonga Meteorological Service (TMS) staff that are heavily invol..