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  1. News - China - WEATHER

    Indonesian volcanic eruptions may cause southern China drought, expert says

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 05:51am by Adrian Wan

    ... gas and ash form a column that streams into the air above the volcano. In the most explosive eruptions, the column may rise more than 50 kilometres, penetrating the stratosphere. Its aerosols ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1444058/indonesian-volcanic-eruptions-may-cause-southern-china-drought-expert
  2. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Typhoon Wipha kills 17, but mostly spares Tokyo and nuclear power plant

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 11:40am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Tokyo Seventeen people killed as storm triggers mudslides, but mostly spares capital and does no damage to Fukushima nuclear power plant Tokyo escapes 'Once ... The operator of the Fukushima nuclear plant, Tokyo Electric Power Corp (Tepco), cancelled all offshore work and secured machinery as the storm approached. Tepco has been struggling to contain ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1332916/least-thirteen-dead-typhoon-grazes-japan
  3. News - World - WEATHER

    Storm wreaks havoc across Britain, France and the Netherlands

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 11:51am by Reuters

    ... and a woman were found dead in west London after several houses were damaged in a suspected gas explosion on a street where the storm blew a tree down. London police said the tree may have damaged gas ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1341772/storm-kills-three-britain-and-netherlands-shuts-down-power-trains
  4. News - Asia - WEATHER

    New typhoon may hit Philippines after Nari's death and destruction

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 01:32pm by AP

    ... roads in the province. He said the initial estimate was that 15,000 hectares of rice paddy may have been damaged or destroyed. About 45,000 hectares of land planted with rice in central Luzon ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1330868/philippines-begins-clean-operation-after-typhoon-nari
  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Nuclear-tainted water released into ocean as typhoon hits Japan's Fukushima, killing 3

    Posted Sep 16th 2013, 11:29am by Agence France-Presse

    ... leaving three people dead and forcing the operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant to release rainwater with low levels of radiation into the ocean. The powerful typhoon made landfall ... the Fukushima area, bringing heavy rain to areas near the broken plant run by Tokyo Electric Power (TEPCO). Workers were pumping out water from areas near tanks storing radioactive water, from which ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1310762/nuclear-tainted-water-released-ocean-typhoon-hits-japans-fukushima-killing
  6. News - China - WEATHER

    Southeastern provinces evacuate coastal areas ahead of Fitow's fury

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 01:43pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Army and armed police forces had been mobilised for disaster relief and sensitive facilities in costal regions such as nuclear power plants, oil refineries and dams had been told to stay ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1325722/china-evacuates-417000-people-it-issues-highest-alert-typhoon-fitow
  7. News - China - WEATHER

    Fujian, Zhejiang reel in wake of Typhoon Fitow

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 08:27am by Agence France-Presse

    ... frequent inspections of dams and reservoirs as well as safety checks of chemical plants and other important facilities, Xinhua reported. The storm also forced the suspension of bullet train ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1326262/three-dead-typhoon-fitow-hits-chinas-east-coast
  8. News - Hong Kong - WEATHER

    T8 signal raised in Hong Kong as Typhoon Usagi closes in

    Posted Sep 19th 2013, 02:00pm by Tanna Chong, Ada Lee, JOANNA CHIU

    ... nuclear power plant in Guangdong took steps to ensure the installation was secure. The Security Bureau said the government had contingency plans in case of the nuclear plant was damaged. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1312965/t8-signal-raised-hong-kong-typhoon-usagi-closes
  9. News - Hong Kong - SEVERE TYPHOON USAGI

    Tai O residents slam red tape amid flooding woes

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, Stuart Lau, Tanna Chong

    ... flood-prone areas - Nam Wai in Sai Kung and Lei Yu Mun in Kwun Tong - said no officials had visited their homes. An elderly woman in Nam Wai was busy moving her plants indoors. "The salt water ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1315464/tai-o-residents-slam-red-tape-amid-flooding-woes
  10. News - Hong Kong - AIR POLLUTION

    Smog clogs Hong Kong’s skyline as ‘very high’ pollution levels recorded

    Posted Aug 22nd 2013, 03:02pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... a clean-up at power plants and cement kilns, and Hong Kong tightened its vehicle emission standards. But Hong Kong concern groups said roadside pollution had deteriorated because the city had been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1298563/smog-clogs-hong-kongs-skyline-very-high-pollution-levels-recorded

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