KEPCO to join coal power plant project in Vietnam

KEPCO to join coal power plant project in Vietnam

KEPCO has decided to take part in a coal-fired power plant project in Vietnam, despite growing criticism from global investors and overseas environmental group.
Japanese giant Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group halts lending to new coal-fired power plants

Japanese giant Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group halts lending to new coal-fired power plants

Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) – one of Japanese largest megabanks – announced it would halt lending to new coal-fired power plants from May 1, 2020.
Japanese bank Mizuho to stop lending to coal power plants

Japanese bank Mizuho to stop lending to coal power plants

Japanese financial giant Mizuho Financial Group has approved a shareholder resolution to stop investing and lending to new coal power projects.