Creation of national heat map

Last updated: 3 December 2019

The Korean government plans to create a national heat map by 2020. The map will include all the wasted and unused heat energy from power plants, incineration facilities, district heating facilities, fuel cells, and industrial facilities. The map is expected to facilitate the use of wasted heat and to accelerate energy efficiency improvement.

Policy types
  • Information and education
  • Information provision
  • Industry
  • Energy intensive industries
  • Utilities
  • Generation
  • Heating (including district heating)
End uses covered
  • Industry end-uses
  • Industrial processes
  • Industry technologies
  • Industrial processes