South Korea will expand the role of nuclear energy in order to meet its climate target.
President Yoon Suk Yeol’s new government will increase the portion of atomic power in the energy mix to meet its emissions reductions
goal, or Nationally Determined Contribution, it said Thursday. It will maintain the target set by the previous administration to cut emissions by 40% from 2018 levels by 2030.
(Source: Bloomberg, June 16-2022 by Heesu Lee)