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Green Posting System, 2012.

South Korea Current 2012

The Financial Services Commission has required around 500 firms to post the amount of GHG emission and energy usage and the certification of green technology and green business. Moreover, if the firms are listed on the Korean Stock Exchange, they are required to include the information in their annual reports.

Issuer name

Financial Services Commission

Organizations covered by the instrument

Large private and listed companies

Target organization notes

Applies to companies with GHG emissions potential

Industry scope

All/none specified

Disclosure venue

Data disclosure

ESG coverage - E (Environment)

Climate & GHG emissions

Status

Current

Country

South Korea

Region

Asia Pacific

Date of publication

2012

Issuer type

Financial Market Regulators

Reporting requirements

Self-regulation

Mandatory or voluntary

Voluntary

The geographical scope

National/federal