Green Posting System, 2012

South Korea Current 2012

The Financial Services Commission required around 500 firms to post their levels of GHG emissions and energy usage, as well as certification of green technology and green business. If the firms are listed on the Korean Stock Exchange, they are required to include the information in their annual reports.

Scope

Environmental

Industry sectors covered by the instrument

All/none specified

Organizations covered by the instrument

All listed companies

Issuer type

Financial Regulators

Type of instrument

Requirement

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

The geographical scope

National/federal

Project Partners