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SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth ③ Plastic waste reborn as chemical products
2020.12.03
  Through the previous posts of “SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth” serious, we have introduced why it is important for us to understand and integrate ESG management in our performance. This time, let us get to know how SK Innovation and its subsidiaries have been preparing for ESG management up to date.   ...
[SKinno People] Wu Xiao Zhou, SK Global Chemical Shanghai Branch
2020.11.30
  After our viral trip to Poland last month, this time our destination is China, the country with largest number of global business/manufacturing sites of SK Innovation.   Especially, this video is about a member working at Shanghai – one of the top financial centers in the world. His name is Wu Xiao Zhou and he ...
SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth ② “The answer is Green Balance 2030”
2020.11.27
  01 | ExxonMobil, trapped in “oil addiction” versus BP, announced strategy for zero carbon commitment   On October 28th (local time), the Financial Times published an article titled “Why ExxonMobil is sticking with oil as rivals look to a greener future.” The article quoted Amy Myers Jaffe, professor at The Fletcher School at Tufts University ...
“Social distancing, but let’s keep our hearts close” – a special message from SK Innovation to support elderly living alone
2020.11.26
  On 26th, it was announced that SK Innovation’s special video “Social distancing, but let’s keep our hearts close (ft. Elderly living alone)” was honored to receive the Korean Minister of the Interior and Safety Award at the “2020 Partnering Corporations Award & CSR Film Festival” (hereinafter “CSR Film Festival”).   The CSR Film Festival ...
SK Innovation and Jackson County donated $120,000 to educational institutions in Georgia over 2 years
2020.11.21
  SK Innovation, which is building a large-scale EV battery plant in Jackson County, Georgia, USA, and Jackson County have donated a total of USD 120,000 over 2 years to the Empower College & Career Center (EC3) and the Commerce City Schools (CCS) in Georgia.   SK Innovation announced on the 19th (local time) that ...
Marine Innovation, a going-global social venture that brings eco-friendly materials from the sea to daily life
2020.11.19
  An interview with Cha Wan-young, CEO of Marine Innovation, a social venture partner of SK Innovation selected from 2019 SV² Impact Partnering program Marine Innovation homepage: https://eng.marineinv.com/     Q1. First of all, congratulations! We’ve heard that Marine Innovation has won a grant at a partnership program of Expo 2020 Dubai. Could you share with ...
SK Innovation’s ESG management for sustainable growth ① The paradigm shift of global market – Why ESG?
2020.11.16
  It has been nearly a year since COVID-19 hit us, and the world is still struggling to battle with the pandemic. We had faced multiple financial crises and other widespread deadly diseases, but our life has never been changed so much and so fast like this year. While COVID-19 stays as the hottest topic, ...
SK Innovation in the list of DJSI World for the 4th consecutive year
2020.11.15
  SK Innovation has announced that it was listed in the “DJSI World Company” for the 4th consecutive year. DJSI (Dow Jones Sustainability Indices) have been the world’s most well recognized ESG (Environment, Society, and Governance) evaluation. As the main global index of the DJSI family, The DJSI World (Dow Jones Sustainability™ World Index) represents ...
SK battery America hires more local workers to prepare for the completion of 1st EV plant in Georgia
2020.11.11
  SK battery America, the U.S. production subsidiary of SK Innovation’s battery business, has started hiring production workers to get ready for the mechanical completion and pilot production of the first plant in Gerogia next year. Through this recruitment, the company aims to contribute to the revitalization of the local economy as well as the ...
SK Innovation recruits more talents for next-generation battery business
2020.11.04
■ Recruitment of development personnel for next-generation batteries such as solid state and lithium metal will begin on the 4th. ■ SK Innovation will keep making efforts to lead the lithium-ion battery market with its cutting-edge technology. – Aiming to ensure safety in next-generation batteries based on the technology that has made zero cases of ...
InterBattery 2020: SK Innovation aims to be the leader in the core battery technologies of safety, charging speed, and range
2020.10.22
  SK Innovation has announced the directions for its next-generation batteries at InterBattery 2020, which is Korea’s largest exhibition specializing in rechargeable batteries. The three-day event, hosted by the Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy, is taking place at COEX in Samseong-dong, Seoul, starting on the 21st of this month.     Through the ...
The 40 years of SK Innovation's battery development history ② Middle stage (1996 – 2005)
2020.10.15
  Last month, SKinno News published the first episode about the “Early stage (1982 – 1993)” of SK Innovation’s electric vehicle (EV) battery, which began 38 years ago. SK Innovation has built up a solid history of batteries starting with the selection of “Energy accumulating battery system” as its future business to achieve Yukong’s(1) vision ...