- 2nd Vice Minister attends Korea H2 Business Summit Investor Day 2022-07-07
Trade, Industry and Energy 2nd Vice Minister Park Il-jun attended the H2 Investor Day held at the Dongdaemun Design Plaza (DDP) on July 6 hosted by Korea H2 Business Summit for stimulating private investment and seeking collaboration opportunities in hydrogen projects.
In his opening message, Vice Minister Park emphasized that “hydrogen is the core energy source that can tackle both carbon neutral and energy security” and noted that the "Hydrogen Act amendment in May has laid the foundation for clean hydrogen certification and such systemic basis for further investment." He assured that “all efforts will go toward stimulating private investment through the summit fund.”
The event was attended by approximately 400 persons from public and private institutions, in addition to 17 Korea H2 Business Summit member companies, including Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) Vice President Lee Heyn-bin, Korea National Oil Corporation (KNOC) Vice President Choi Moon-kyu, and Korea Gas Corporation (KOGAS) Vice President Lee Seung.