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  1. Pacific Oil & Gas secures LNG plant funding

    Posted Nov 25th 2006, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... bank to build what is being billed as the first foreign-owned liquefied natural gas-fired power plant in China. The company, part of the ethnically Chinese Mr Tanoto's business empire ... to be funded with loans from state banks, especially for a relatively less polluting gas-fired plant. 'Given gas prices have soared in recent years and there are substantial electricity tariff ...

  2. China Gas in LNG plant deal

    Posted Dec 06th 2006, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang China Gas Holdings, a mainland municipal gas supplier, will spend 800 million yuan building a liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing plant in Chongqing, Sichuan province, ... that the LNG plant's capacity will be able to satisfy a significant portion of China Gas' demand in 2008. The group sold 172 million cubic metres of gas in the fiscal year to March last year ...

  3. Environmentalists protest CLP?s proposed natural gas processing plant

    Posted Oct 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... LAI YING-KIT Updated at 5.01pm: Six environmental concern groups in Hong Kong on Thursday signed a joint statement opposing plans to build a liquified natural gas processing plant on the Soko Islands. China Light & Power (CLP) has revealed plans to build a liquified natural gas processing plant on Tai A Chau? part of the Soko Islands? south of Lantau. Green groups said ...

  4. CLP opts for HK$9b gas plant on Soko

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... to spend HK$8 billion to HK$9 billion to build its own liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing plant on Soko Island, according to sources. The move will effectively discard the option of importing ... the gas-fired Black Point power plant in Tuen Mun 10 years ago. Last year, the company spent HK$6 billion in capital expenditure and between 2005 and 2008 it has been allowed by the government to spend ...

  5. Future generations will not forgive us for a Soko gas plant

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Your report 'CLP opts for HK$9b gas plant on Soko' (September 1) reveals the cynical process by which the Soko Islands have now 'emerged' as the frontrunner for the new liquefied natural gas terminal- and reinforces the suspicion that CLP Holdings and the government are colluding to ensure an outcome which is far from ideal. Since becoming aware that its gas ...

  6. Sinopec widens horizons with $10b Zhuhai gas plant

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... with a handling capacity of 2 million tonnes a year, which could be enough to satisfy the needs of Macau's gas-fired power plants. Capacity could be expanded to 5 million tonnes by 2011 and supply ... Fox Yi Hu in Macau and Cheung Chi-fai Sinopec will build a $10 billion liquefied natural gas terminal on an outlying island off Zhuhai after winning a contract to supply natural gas ...

  7. Yachts in race to save Soko Islands from gas plant

    Posted Apr 30th 2006, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Dozens of yachts and catamarans raced to the Soko Islands off Lantau yesterday, where CLP Power proposes to build a liquefied natural gas terminal, in a rally to keep a pristine weekend spot out of the company's hands. The race organisers stressed they were not opposed to LNG, a cleaner fuel than the coal firing the CLP Power plant at Castle Peak in Tuen Mun. ...

  8. 123 in hospital after chlorine leak at plant

    Posted Jul 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on Sunday night. The official said residents of the Tonganyuan Estate, about a kilometre from the plant, were affected. 'It probably took just 10 minutes for the gas to reach the area,' he ... Wang Xue A liquid chlorine leak at a chemical factory in Ningxia has left 123 people in hospital, Xinhua reported yesterday. The accident happened late on Sunday night when gas pressure ...

  9. Meiya scraps 2.8b yuan gas project

    Posted Feb 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Viability of gas-fired power plants questioned as firm fails to clinch deal with PetroChina in Lanzhou Meiya Power has abandoned a 2.8 billion yuan project in Gansu province, ... plant operators to earn a reasonable profit.' Residential users pay proportionally lower gas bills than power firms, which have to compete with power plants fired by cheaper coal. ...

  10. CLP under fire over plant plan

    Posted Sep 25th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Green groups have criticised China Light & Power's (CLP) decision to build a liquified natural gas processing plant on South Soko islands. They say the terminal would damage the habitat of Chinese white dolphins. The plan, if approved by the government, involves the construction of a gas pipeline in the waters off southwest Lantau Island, where marine animals ...




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