The National Institute of Environmental Research on the 29th released an air quality forecast for this Chuseok Holiday from October 1st to 7th.
The forecast has been made based on data from Korea Meteorological Administration and status of domestic and foreign air pollutant emission sources.
The institute said the fine dust l..
By Min Yea-Ji and Lee Hana
Korea has been chosen to host the next International Renewable Energy Conference (IREC), a high-level political forum dedicated exclusively to the renewable energy sector.
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) announced on Sept. 15 that the IREC governing board had picked Korea as the ne..
Overseas development assistance projects carried by the Seoul Metropolitan Government have been successfully paying off. Especially it obtains great results in the waterworks field.
As the first assistance project, the city government built and renovated water supplies and purification plants in Chanchamayo, Peru, based on its advanced ..
SEOUL, Korea, September 13, 2017 – The Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) will take actions to reduce the citizens’ use of plastic bags that are one of the causes of environmental pollution, yet widely used for its convenience.
The master plan to reduce the use of plastic bags and encourage its recycling was made for the first ti..
SEOUL, September 11, 2017 – The Seoul Metropolitan Government (SMG) announced that it completed the establishment of Fine Dust and Ozone Alarm System and started its operation starting from September.
If the levels of fine dust and ozone are higher than the environment level, the Korean government issues an alert. With the syste..