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Renewable Energy Is A Cornerstone For Peace In Korea

December 20th, 2018 | by The Beam

A sustainable and lasting peace between North and South Korea can succeed only if renewable energy is set as a fundamental cornerstone in the process, where a peace plan for the Korean peninsula should be based on 100% renewable energy.


The Kia Niro EV Is A Hit With Reporters In Korea

October 17th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

As the first affordable, fully electric compact utility vehicle (CUV) in the world, the Kia Niro EV is one of the most highly anticipated electric vehicle launches. Being the new guy on the block, every step is being watched and eagerly reported


Look Out, Jaguar, Mercedes, Audi, & BMW — Kia Niro SUV Has Better Efficiency & Range, At Half The Price!

September 8th, 2018 | by Dr. Maximilian Holland

With the recent rush by the prestigious European marques to try to grab all of the glittering limelight for their forthcoming SUV-style EVs, a similarly sized offering coming in at half the price is quietly proving its merits with superior efficiency and range. The Kia Niro EV's early real-world tests show it will have range within 5% to 10% of it's significantly smaller "efficiency-champ" sibling, the Hyundai Kona, and far better efficiency than any of the purportedly well-engineered European marques. Only the Tesla Model 3 has better efficiency than the Koreans, but that's not an SUV or


Hanwha Q CELLS Returns To Profitability, Downgrades 2018 Guidance

May 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill

South Korean solar manufacturer Hanwha Q CELLS announced its latest quarterly earnings this week, revealing that the company returned to profitability in the first quarter of 2018 after a net loss in the previous quarter, but tempered the news by downgrading its 2018 shipping guidance. 


20 BYD Electric Buses Launched On Beautiful Jeju Island In Korea

April 11th, 2018 | by Kyle Field

BYD has announced yet another rollout of 20 of its fully electric shuttle buses in South Korea's Jeju Island. The project was comprised of 20 of BYD's 15 passenger eBus-7 vehicles that, a perfect fit for the island's narrow roads while still packing plenty of range (200 kilometers of range per charge)


Korean Auto Workers Prefer Tesla

May 19th, 2016 | by James Ayre

A new survey from the social app provider “Blind” has revealed that roughly half of Korean auto-industry workers queried would [&hellip



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