Republic of Korea


Dr. Chang-Yang Lee

Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy
“MI 2.0 is an important means of realizing Net-Zero by leading innovations in clean energy. Korea will actively participate in MI 2.0 activities and continue to support the MISec.”

Senior Representative

Mr. Joo Young-joon
Deputy Minister for Energy and Resources, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy

Role in Mission Innovation

News and events

MI Champions

MI Champions is a program for recognizing and supporting the next wave of energy technology leaders.
Meet the Republic of Korea’s Champions!

Myoungju Lee (2019)

Sang Jun Sim (2020)


Participation in MI’s first phase


Clean Energy Innovation investment (MI 1.0)

Country-determined baseline year: FY 2016
Baseline funding amount: USD $490 million
Doubling target year: FY 2021
Doubling target amount: USD $980 million

Find out more about how the Republic of Korea’s baseline and doubling are calculated

*Figures in the spending chart are based on USD exchange rates in 2021