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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 ...
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 ...
(Main Street News) GUEST COLUMN: “SK Innovation project a game-changer”, by Commissioner Pat Wilson, Georgia Department of Economic Development
2020.10.11
▲ Image by Georgia Department of Economic Development   On October 7th (local time), Pat Wilson, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) shared a Guest Column entitled “SK Innovation project a game-changer” on Main Street News (https://www.mainstreetnews.com/). Pat Wilson has served as Commissioner of GDEcD, which is responsible for creating jobs and investment ...
SK Innovation accelerates hiring at its EV battery site in Georgia
2020.09.22
  SK Innovation today announced it plans to hire more than 1,000 skilled American workers by the end of 2021 as it prepares for initial production at the first of two EV battery plants in Commerce, with the support of the State of Georgia, Jackson County and City of Commerce. In of the largest economic ...
SK battery America partners with Georgia Quick Start and Lanier Technical College to train 2,600 jobs
2020.08.03
  SK battery America, a manufacturing facility of SK Innovation Battery Business in the U.S., has signed a partnership agreement with Quick Start and Lanier Technical College in Georgia, U.S. to train 2,600 new jobs on July 30th (local time).   Quick Start is Georgia’s internationally acclaimed economic development program that provides customized workforce training ...
SK Innovation to add $940 million to expand EV battery plant in Georgia, USA
2020.06.26
  SK Innovation has signed to add another 940 million USD investment to expand the EV battery manufacturing plant located in Commerce, Georgia, USA. Governor of Georgia Brian P. Kemp, Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) Commissioner Pat Wilson, Chairman of the Jackson County Board of Commissioners Tom Crow, President of SK Battery America Junho ...
SK Innovation donates $50,000 to help local residents in Oklahoma fight COVID-19
2020.05.21
  SK Innovation, donated 50,000 US dollars to the United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma(1) (United Way of Enid) to support the local community during COVID-19, through its subsidiary SK E&P America(2). On May 19 (local time), Dan Schiedel – CEO of United Way of Enid and Northwest Oklahoma, Johnny Rowe – Superintendent of SK E&P ...
SK Innovation donates $400,000 to Augusta University in Georgia to combat COVID-19
2020.05.15
▲ (From left) President of SK Battery America Junho Hwang, Augusta University President Brooks A. Keel, and Georgia Department of Economic Development Commisioner Pat Wilson   On May 14 (local time), SK Innovation was reported to have donated 400,000 US dollars to Augusta University in Georgia, where the company’s first electric vehicle battery production base ...
SK Innovation’s bold investments to expand battery business worldwide
2020.05.14
  SK Innovation decided to continue investing for the future despite the ongoing global economic downturn and the crisis caused by the COVID-19.   | SK Innovation’s decision to invest in its second EV battery plant in the U.S.   On April 28, SK Innovation announced its decision to additionally invest 727 million US dollars ...
[SK Innovation’s 2020 Preview] SKinno News meets the CEOs ⑧ - Taewon Kim, President of E&P Biz.
2020.02.24
  SK Innovation’s news channel SKinnonews.com has released their recent episode of ‘SKinno news meets the CEOs’. In the 8th episode, Taewon Kim, President of E&P Biz., talks about how history of SK’s resource development empowers the dream of South Korea to be an oil-producing country as country with no resources buried underground. He added, “Every ...
SK Innovation Unveils “SK Inside” - a Leading Technology for Future Mobility at CES 2020
2020.01.02
  SK Innovation will take part in Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2020, the largest household electronics and IT exhibition in the world, held in Las Vegas, USA, from January 7 to 10. As the sole Korean petrochemical firm to take part in CES, SK Innovation will join the SK Group affiliates, such as SK Telecom, ...