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  1. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: The Devouring Dragon, by Craig Simons

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson The Devouring Dragon: How China's Rise Threatens Our Natural World by Craig Simons St Martin's Press Back at the dawn of the 19th century British scholar Thomas ... the human race," he said. Malthus was right to despair, judging by a gripping new assessment of China's rise in the wake of some dire planetary precedents. First, The Devouring Dragon ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1202464/book-review-devouring-dragon-craig-simons
  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Reforestation plan for Hong Kong's highest peak Tai Mo Shan

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by Ernest Kao

    ... embarked on an ambitious plan to replant the forest- and is calling for more such efforts across Hong Kong. Kadoorie Farm and Botanic Garden's flora conservation department says mountain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1544373/reforestation-plan-hong-kongs-highest-peak-tai-mo-shan
  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Scientists propose building 160km pipe to funnel polluted Bohai drinking water to Beijing

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:52pm by Mandy Zuo and Andrea Chen

    ... Mandy Zuo and Andrea Chen mandy.zuo@scmp.com Capital to harness sea and mountains to secure fresh air and water A Beijing government think tank has made two ambitious proposals to tackle the capital's water shortage and air pollution, one involving the construction of a huge canal to Tianjin and the other creating a massive artificial fresh air intake in the municipality's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1529292/scientists-propose-building-160km-pipe-funnel-polluted-bohai-water
  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China's 'eco-cities' struggle for traction

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:37pm by GDN

    ... standards, and experiment with progressive urban planning and transport infrastructure. The catch is that they simply may not work, if they get finished at all. Many other ambitious eco-city ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1483122/chinas-eco-cities-struggle-traction
  5. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Closing polluting plants just the start of green drive

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 04:38am by Victoria Ruan

    ... This is being done to ensure that all cities meet tough national air quality levels by 2030. The realisation of such ambitious goals will depend on "how strong the leadership's political ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1438771/closing-polluting-plants-just-start-green-drive
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong government to propose cutting food waste by 40 per cent by 2022

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:37pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... centres, although the government acknowledges that treatment is not a long-term solution. The objective is more ambitious than a previous plan that aimed at a 10 per cent reduction over three years ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1431357/hong-kong-government-propose-cutting-food-waste-40-cent-2022
  7. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: Trees in Paradise, by Jared Farmer

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 03:44pm by NYT

    ... to the California bookshelf. Farmer shows us how devoted, destructive, foolhardy, ambitious, greedy, enriched and showy Californians can be- not just in relation to their trees but also in general. Los ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/books/article/1412457/book-review-trees-paradise-jared-farmer
  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Tuen Mun councillors dismiss Wong Kam-sing's landfill-plan sweeteners

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 04:25pm by Ernest Kao

    ... West New Territories landfill at Nim Wan. Wong's ambitious plan to pump HK$1 billion into the recycling industry was also labelled a "diversion". "Promoting recycling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1409684/environment-minister-under-fire-ignoring-residents-concern-over
  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Carbon exchanges to open in Beijing and Shanghai

    Posted Nov 26th 2013, 04:21am by Reuters

    ... underscore Beijing's commitment to "market mechanisms" to slow emissions growth, in line with an ambitious raft of reforms outlined earlier this month. The Shenzhen exchange covers 635 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1365684/carbon-exchanges-open-beijing-and-shanghai
  10. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    Fishing nations scale back protection of Antarctic waters

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... warned that the ambitious project was being badly undermined. The Ross Sea marine protected area that the two governments proposed last year was to have set aside about 2.2 million square ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1308450/fishing-nations-force-scaling-back-antarctic-waters-protection-proposal

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