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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Time for HK to get serious about electric buses

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... SCMP Editorial Electric buses need a good jolt Greatly reducing the pollution of Hong Kong's roadside air is as easy as replacing the fleet of ageing diesel buses with electric ones. ... is crucial to making the air on our streets less harmful. Putting electric buses on our roads is not as simple as buying them. There has to be investment and careful planning to put in place ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Fine pollutants inside buses twice WHO limit, study finds

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Bus interiors very polluted, study says People on Hong Kong buses are breathing air containing twice the level of fine pollutants as that deemed safe ... in diameter- in buses on 13 routes was 53.11 micrograms per cubic metre. The WHO calls for a limit of 25. Such particles are roughly 1/28th the thickness of a human hair and because they are so fine, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Technology

    Mind-reading helmet analyses cyclist's mood and signals drivers

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:02am by Jamie Carter

    ... Jamie Carter life@scmp.com Mind-reading helmet signals rider's mood Anyone who rides around Hong Kong on two wheels knows only too well how dangerous it can be, with erratic drivers and double-decker buses hardly providing the ideal environment. But what if everyone else on the road knew what a cyclist was doing, where they were going and even how they were feeling? That's ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    New car park at Stanley would be waste of money

    Posted Jul 29th 2014, 05:24am by LETTERS

    ... being trapped in buses or cars on the south side road. Francois Moirez, Stanley ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 15, 2014

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 03:40am by LETTERS

    ... double bend. It is quite terrifying to see the speed of cars, buses, taxis and even bikes, coming down the hill and around these bends into the village, which has a 30km/h speed limit. This puts ...

  6. News - Asia - BANGLADESH

    Buses collide in Bangladesh, 13 killed

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 04:32pm by Associated Press in Sylhet, Bangladesh

    ... Associated Press in Sylhet, Bangladesh Police say two buses collided on a road in northeastern Bangladesh and 13 people were killed. Local police chief Amulya Bhushan Barua says another 13 people were injured in the crash early on Friday. At least 10 of the dead were in one family. The crash happened in Sylhet district, 192 kilometres northeast of the capital, Dhaka. Barua did ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology

    Dedicated e-readers are being superseded by tablets and big-screen phones

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:34pm by Jamie Carter

    ... says. The death of the e-reader is a shame, particularly for avid readers and travellers for whom the device has always been better suited to long stints in aircraft, airports, buses and trains ...

  8. Tour buses add to gridlock in TST East

    Posted Aug 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tiffany Ap tiffany.ap@scmp.com It has become an all too common sight in Tsim Sha Tsui East. Traffic comes to a standstill as buses stop to let a stream of tourists alight. Outside the Mody ... double-parked buses veer into lanes meant for oncoming traffic, raising safety concerns. The situation could get worse in January, when a huge new duty-free store opens on the site of the recently ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    HK must fast-track switch to electric buses

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by THOMAS LONDON

    ... Thomas London says Hong Kong is overlooking a ready-made opportunity to improve air quality- it should catch up with the latest technology in electric buses being developed and produced ... buses would effectively cut vehicular emissions, improve air quality and alleviate subsequent health complications. Hong Kong's solution for where to source such a vehicle lies just across ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - TRAFFIC SAFETY

    Crash, spill close San Tin Highway for hours during Friday Rush Hour

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by Emily Tsang, Eddie Lee

    ... Department urged drivers to use other roads as the tailback grew rapidly, and buses to Sheung Shui were re-routed.   ...




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