SK Innovation
SK Innovation exhibits outstanding battery technologies at Daegu International Future Auto Expo 2021
2021.10.21
  SK Innovation is participating in Daegu International Future Auto Expo (DIFA) 2021, held at EXCO in Daegu for 4 days from October 21st to 24th. DIFA is the largest exhibition specializing in future vehicles (electric vehicles, hydrogen vehicles, autonomous driving, etc.) in Korea.   DIFA 2021 is an expo participated by not only Korean ...
SK Innovation enthralls global talents for the future vision of decarbonization
2021.10.05
■ SK Innovation’s Global Forum 2021 aims to reinforce the network with renowned American universities/institutions and secure global talents to sharpen the competitive edges for ESG based new businesses ■ CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun hosted the forum and emphasize, “What matters most in a transformative innovation ‘Carbon to Green’ is to secure technological competence/core talents ...
SK Innovation’s Battery and Exploration & Production Businesses officially set off as two independent companies
2021.10.01
■ Establishing a system to ensure independent management by businesses, seeking to maximize business/corporate value by laying a solid foundation for future growth ■ Company names ‘SK On’ were confirmed for battery and ‘SK Earthon’ for E&P businesses, reflecting ESG and global growth – President of Battery business Jee Dong-seob and President of E&P business Myeong Seong appointed ...
SK Innovation and Ford invest $11.4 billion to seize the top position in U.S. battery market via BlueOvalSK
2021.09.28
■ Announced an investment plan for their joint venture BlueOvalSK’s factories in Tennessee and Kentucky on Sep. 27, 2021 (US local time) – Ford Executive Chair Bill Ford, Ford President and CEO Jim Farley, Governors of Tennessee and Kentucky, President of SK Innovation’s Battery Business Jee Dong-seob will attend the event ■ The investment by two companies ...
CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun goes to the U.S. to secure key talents for Green business
2021.09.23
■ SK Innovation will hold a global talent forum in the U.S. on October 2nd to attract talents in the fields of battery, environment, and eco-friendly material ■ The top management including CEO Kim Jun, President of Battery Business Jee Dong-seob, Head of Institute of Environmental Science & Technology Lee Seong-jun, and Head of Battery ...
SK Innovation confirms to spin-off battery and E&P divisions, to be inaugurated on October 1st respectively
2021.09.16
■ The agenda to separate the battery and oil exploration & production (E&P) businesses was passed at a 80.2% of approval rate at the extraordinary shareholders’ meeting today – The decision will unleash the potential and lay the foundation for the growth of the company’s battery and oil exploration and production businesses (E&P)   ■ ...
SK Innovation joins an MOU to develop a global climate risk management model through industry-academia-government collaboration
2021.09.13
■ An MOU joined by the Financial Supervisory Service, major Korean companies, Ewha Womans University, and British Embassy on September 13th ■ Aiming to develop the first climate risk model via industry-academia-government cooperation in and out of Korea. ■ Leading the conversion to a low-carbon economy with a systemic climate risk response.   SK Innovation ...
SK Innovation upgraded its Sustainability Report to ESG Report
2021.09.06
■ The Report includes the current status in each field to better the stakeholders’ understanding of ESG management – ESG committee stated that the ESG Report shows the company and the board of directors’ commitment to ESG management, strengthening communication with stakeholders ■ CEO of SK Innovation Kim Jun emphasized, “We will create sustainability for the company and ...
SK Innovation reveals Net Zero Roadmap, aiming to reduce 50% carbon emissions in a decade and achieve Net Zero by 2050
2021.07.29
■ SK Innovation released a special report titled “Net Zero Roadmap 1.0”, laying out specific implementation plans for reducing CO2 emissions, previously mentioned during the SK Innovation Story Day – The first Korean corporation to propose substantial reduction targets and implementation plans throughout the entire Scopes 1, 2, and 3 greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions ■ ...
Head of SK Innovation’s Institute of Environmental Science & Technology introduces CO2 emission reduction strategy at ICCDU 2021
2021.07.26
  Lee Seong-jun, CTO of SK Innovation and the Head of Institute of Environmental Science & Technology made a presentation on SK Innovation’s breakthrough technology and efforts for solving environmental problems at the International Conference on Carbon Dioxide Utilization (ICCDU) hosted on the 21st at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST).   ...
SK Innovation to receive a 90 million euro subsidy for its second EV plant in Hungary
2021.07.19
■ European Commission approved of granting subsidies to SK Innovation for its battery plant in Hungary – Recognizing its positive effects on the local economy and employment ■ The Hungarian government emphasizing, “SK Innovation has established a solid client base and maintained a large backlog” – SK Innovation to become Global Top 3 in the market with ...
SK Innovation aims to change the corporate identity “from carbon to green” by investing a total of 30 trillion won in 5 years
2021.07.01
■ Officially declaring at the Financial Story briefing session attended by all the company executives including SK Innovation CEO & President Kim Jun – Unveiling “Innovation Completion” plan for 2021, the third innovation plan following “Innovation Direction” in 2017 and “Innovation Strategy” in 2019 ■ Aiming to complete innovation with “Carbon to Green” strategy, a differentiated ...