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Eunyoung Kim: Leading Edge of the Environmental Frontier

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Eunyoung Kim is an acknowledged expert in alternative energy and environmental issues. She has a B.S. in Chemistry and an M.A. in Educational Psychology and owns her own company, Synapse International, L.L.C., providing green energy products and services including designing and installing ground-source heat pump products, solar panels, rooftop wind turbines and LED lighting. Current projects include a large-scale waste-to-energy project using gasification to convert typical landfill material to recyclable metals, biofuels and electrical energy, distribution of software for calculating parameters necessary for installation of ground-source heat pumps, distribution of energy-efficient steam traps and design and installation of high-tech air purifying systems in convenience stores. She is currently in the process of developing a small-scale Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) system appropriate for individual dwellings, offices or small complexes based on a mini-Parabolic Dish System with fiber-optic connection to the solar receiver and electrical generating system.

Ms. Kim spent three years as the Asian Bureau Director of the Oklahoma State University School of International Studies during which time she developed contacts in the United States through the International Ground-Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) resulting in the establishment of a local chapter of IGSHPA in Korea.  She taught Environmental Science as an adjunct professor at DeVry University in Oklahoma City.

Ms. Kim currently writes a weekly column on environmental issues for the Korea Energy News, and serves as the Washington DC reporter for the Korea Energy News. As a member of the National Press Club in Washington, DC United States of America she has access to energy experts throughout the United States and the world. She has written this weekly column for over four years and is in the process of writing a book based on her weekly columns.