South Korea flag
South Korea

Climate targets: Transport

    • Target 30,000 trucks to be powered by hydrogen in 2040
      Transport | Target year: 2040
      Source:

      Executive | 2019

    • Target 80,000 taxis to be powered by hydrogen in 2040
      Transport | Target year: 2040
      Source:

      Executive | 2019

    • Target 40,000 buses to be powered by hydrogen in 2040 (compared to 2 in 2018)
      Transport | Target year: 2040
      Source:

      Executive | 2019

    • Target average fuel efficiency of heavy-duty vehicles to be about 1.5 times higher in 2040 (compared to 2017)
      Transport | Target year: 2040 | Base year: 2017
      Source:

      Executive | 2008

    • Aim to distribute 8.3 million electric vehicles and 2.9 million hydrogen vehicles by 2040 (amounts to half of the vehicles registered in Korea)
      Transport | Target year: 2040
      Source:

      Executive | 2008

For further analysis of the NDC, see South Korea country profile on ClimateWatch logo
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
Publication banner
Climate Change Laws of the World uses cookies to make the site simpler. Find out more about cookies >>