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"Electrify Everything!" - The great proliferation of Electric transportation (by James Carter)
2021.12.06
There doesn’t seem to be a day go by without Vision Mobility hearing of companies developing cutting edge technology in electric transportation. While many are focused on passenger cars, there’s a huge range of both new and established firms designing and developing battery electric vehicles (EVs) for many different use cases – where there’…
SK Innovation’s strategies to win the European market, where an electric model became the best-selling car for the first time in September this year
2021.12.02
| New milestone: an electric model became the best-selling car in Europe market for the first time In recent year, it is no longer or shocking news that corporates declared carbon neutrality declarations, and governments announced related policies to achieve Net Zero target one after another. Consequently, more and more electri…
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ⑪ SK Geo Centric accelerates eco-friendly lightweight material business
2021.12.01
The eleventh episode of SK Innovation's endeavor to achieve Decarbonization will be about the Automotive Business Unit of SK Geo Centric (SKGC). Here, eco-friendly and lightweight materials are being developed to contribute to the development of electric vehicle ecosystem. Let's meet Bae Sung-chan, Head of SKGC's Automotive Busine…
From supercars leather to luxurious backpack material – The story behind Morethan’s CONTINEW premium products
2021.11.30
Social enterprise Morethan has risen to prominence for manufacturing high-end eco-friendly products using scrap leather from supercar brands. Through its fashion brand CONTINEW, Morethan has been making and selling upcycled fashion items such as natural leather sheets, safety belts, airbag textiles, and others from materials discar…
SK On to build Reused ESS for construction sites in collaboration with KESCO, SK Eco Plant, and KD Power
2021.11.29
■ SK On joined a quadrilateral MOU with KESCO, SK Eco Plant, and KD Power  ■ To operate and verify temporary power at the construction site using an ESS built with recycled batteries  ■ To construct a BaaS model for an eco-friendly virtuous cycle of resources that will expand the ecosystem while lowering electricity prices  SK On is devo…
SK On develops battery diagnosis technology that allows electric vehicle drivers to self-check
2021.11.25
■ Using self-developed “BaaS AI” to collect EV battery status information and analyze battery conditions to detect problem and measure residual value of the battery ■ Service launched through “EV Infra,” Korea’s largest EV charging application operated by Soft Berry Inc.  ■ SK On plans to develop various BaaS services based on personal battery us…
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ⑩ SK Incheon Petrochem hits two birds with one stone, saving cost and reducing carbon emission
2021.11.23
In the tenth episode, we’d like to introduce SK Incheon Petrochemical (SKIPC), a subsidiary of SK Innovation that has achieved both energy and carbon emission reduction through cost-saving innovation. Let's hear the story of SKIPIC's Green Transformation from Lee Kyu-ho, Head of SKIPIC’s Refinery & Aromatic Plant. ▲ Lee Gyu…
[Detective Michelle] The secret of SK Energy’s Premium Asphalt
2021.11.22
Long time no see, Detective Michelle! She has come back after a few busy months to solve some big (confidential) cases. If you missed Detective Michelle’s previous episode, please visit our Youtube channel or click the links belows: ● [Detective Michelle] The secret of the unrivaled global position of SK Lubricants’ compet…
CCTV-2财经频道《第一时间》栏目对韩国环保龙头企业SKGC的热解技术进行宣传报道
2021.11.18
11月17日,CCTV-2财经频道《第一时间》栏目播报的“环保新趋势韩企将塑料变“废”为宝”新闻中,介绍了SKGC的相关业务。 报道说,在韩国每年会产生塑料垃圾超过200万吨,人均产生一次性塑料垃圾达到44公斤,在发达经济体中排名第三。在减排环保的大趋势下,韩国一些企业尝试将塑料变“废”为宝。报道提到了SKGC的热解技术,可以发现SKGC为构建废塑料循环经济做出的努力,不止在韩国,在中国也备受瞩目。 热解技术是指通过高温裂解废塑料袋等废塑料,提取原料后作为石油化学产品的原料循环使用。根据报道,SKGC可以通过先进的热解技术,获取纯度不错的热解油,之后作为原料应用到炼化一体化项目当中。 ▲ (左) CCTV报道…
SK On received Minister’s Citation at Korea Energy Grand Prize 2021
2021.11.18
■ SK On received a Minister’s citation in Energy Efficiency Improvement group category at Korea Energy Grand Prize 2021 hosted by Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry, and Energy. ■ Recognized for its efforts to improve the entire process to achieve Net Zero in battery business in 2035 SK On’s domestic battery plant in Seosan was awarded wi…
SK Geo Centric to complete its goals toward plastic waste recycling through global partnerships
2021.11.17
■ CEO of SKGC Na Kyung-soo accelerates global activities to build a carbon-neutral & plastic circular economy - CEO Na and other executives visited three partner companies in North America to speed up securing three major chemical recycling technologies - Conducted due diligence on eco-friendly technologies and factories, and discussed specif…
SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation ⑨ SK Energy to build eco-friendly energy stations using hydrogen-rechargeable fuel cells
2021.11.16
In the ninth episode of “SK Innovation’s endeavor to achieve Decarbonization by taking Green Transformation” series, we have met Chang Ho-joon, Head of SK Energy’s Solution & Platform Business Division. Through the interview with him, we were able to learn more about how SK Energy actively developing technologies to utilize hydrogen-rec…