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..
▷ National Institute of Environmental Research (NIER) will hold the 12th Workshop on Information Warehouse of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) and the 7th Analysis Training of POPS in East Asian Countries on September 12-15.
▷ The workshop will serve as an opportunity to touch upon the implementation of the Stockholm Conventio..