November 12, 2021
What Did South Korea Promise at COP26?
By Troy Stangarone
South Korea is among the world’s most carbon intense economies. What changes is Seoul willing to make?
August 23, 2021
Climate Change Is a Test for Asia’s Tech Titans
By Xueying Wu
As extreme weather intensifies, companies like Samsung, Toshiba, and Alibaba must commit to renewable energy.
October 31, 2020
South Korea’s 2050 Carbon Neutrality Pledge and Other Half-Truths
By Sam Macdonald
South Korea has a long history of making vague or intentionally misleading statements on its environmental policies.
December 21, 2019
The Social Fallout From Pohang’s ‘Man-Made’ Earthquake
By Juheon Lee
The revelation that the 2017 quake was triggered by an energy project has had a complicated impact on the city.
July 12, 2017
Learning From South Korea's Energy Breakthrough
By Jennifer Morgan
Public pressure is helping move South Korea away from coal and toward renewable energy.