Tuesday, 24 July 2018

1,000 hydrogen-powered buses to be on road in Korea by 2022

Source: The Korea Herald, 24th July 2018, by Shin Ji-hye

Shin Ji-hye reported, "A thousand hydrogen-powered buses are slated to hit the road in South Korea by 2022, starting with five cities, including Seoul and Ulsan next year. (...) The latest measure is in line with the government’s plan to provide 15,000 hydrogen-powered cars by 2022. Last month, the government announced it would invest 2.6 trillion won ($2.9 billion) to foster the ecosystem of the nation’s hydrogen cars. The government also aims to lower the price of hydrogen-powered cars by around 30 percent from the current 70 million won to 50 million won by localizing car parts."

Read more at: http://www.koreaherald.com/view.php?ud=20180724000604