Korea Institute of Energy Research, taking the lead in the 2050 Carbon Neutralization to overcome the climate crisis.

The world's leading research institute producing outstanding performance based on the corporate culture of collaboration.

As a leading research institute in energy technology, we enhance human life quality and realize a sustainable future.

Renewable energy innovation technology for realizing the ‘Energy Transition 3020/4040’ plan

We are developing next-generation technologies of ‘high-efficiency low-cost photovoltaics’, ‘wind power generation’, ‘batteries in grid-scale energy storage system as well as for electric vehicles’, ‘renewable-energy resource mapping & forecasting’ and ‘renewable-energy integrated platform’ in order to contribute to more renewable power generation given by nature without greenhouse gas emission, leading to the related-industry growth.

Realizing the hydrogen economy society

We will lead the realization of a hydrogen economy society by R&D of hydrogen supply and usage technologies. For this purpose, green and blue hydrogen without greenhouse gas emission, green ammonia for efficient hydrogen storage and fuel cell for hydrogen usage are being developed.

Development of smart energy technologies for a high-efficiency and low-carbon society

The Energy Efficiency Research Division researches to improve the efficiency of the energy system over the entire cycle from energy production to consumption by developing high-efficiency energy supply systems, intelligent distributed resource management, and efficiency improvement technologies of energy-consuming equipment.

Clean Fuel Production and Utilization for Greenhouse Gases Reduction and Clean Air

- Development of clean fuel production and resources upcycling technologies from carbon-based fossil fuels such as fossil fuels, bio-energy, waste.
- Development of greenhouse gas capture, storage and utilization technologies
- Development of fine dust reduction technologies

01 Realization of ‘Energy Transition 3020/4040’ plan

Renewable energy innovation technology for realizing the ‘Energy Transition 3020/4040’ plan

02 Realizing the hydrogen economy society

Realizing the hydrogen economy society

03 Building a high-efficiency low-carbon society

Development of smart energy technologies for a high-efficiency and low-carbon society

04 Greenhouse Gas Reduction and Clean Air

Clean Fuel Production and Utilization for Greenhouse Gases Reduction and Clean Air

RESEARCH

Korea Institute of Energy Research

New and Renewable Energy Research

New and Renewable Energy Research

To technically address the nation's energy security and environmental issues, we focus on solar energy, energy storage, and renewable-energy integration technologies.

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On/Off shore Energy Research

On/Off shore Energy Research

For Jeju's specialized energy independence, we continue to discover and study future leading technologies through cooperation with leading universities and research institutes at home and abroad.

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Future Energy Research

Future Energy Research

We study the technology of producing, storing, and transporting hydrogen from fossil fuels or water and the fuel cell sector represented by hydrogen utilization to realize the future energy society.

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Energy Efficiency Research

Energy Efficiency Research

The Energy Efficiency Research Division researches to improve the efficiency of the energy system over the entire cycle from energy production to consumption.

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Climate Change Research

Climate Change Research

We research greenhouse gas reduction, capture and utilization technologies and clean fuel production technologies to prepare for unpredictable climate change and research fine dust reduction technologies so that we can breathe in clean air.

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