Trade, Industry, and Energy Minister Moon Sung-wook visited the completion ceremony of Sinan Solar Power Plant located in Sinan-gun, South Jeolla Province on January 26. Currently Korea’s largest (150MW) in scale, the Sinan Solar Power Plant is a KRW 319.6 billion project with the participation of public power company Korea South-East Power Co. and domestic solar power company Topsun.
As part of the ceremony, Minister Moon presented certificates of commendation to 5 persons of merit in recognition of their dedication and hard work to build the plant. In his commemorative address, Minister Moon expressed hope that the plant completion will further promote the resident participation profit-sharing business model introduced by the government, so that better distribution of renewable energy can empower the unity and advancement of local communities.
The event was attended by approximately 50 persons from various affiliations, including National Assembly member Shin Jung-hoon, South Jeolla Province Vice Governor Park Chang-hwan, National Topsun CEO Yoon Jeong-taek, Korea South-East Power Co. President Kim Hee-cheon, and local residents.