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  1. Daya Bay leak exposes a culture of secrecy

    Posted Jun 18th 2010, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... the Daya Bay nuclear plant assure us, the tiny radiation leak last month was really not worth worrying about and we should not overreact. Yet, something is uncomfortably familiar about ... it received notification. Also notified was a body called the Daya Bay Nuclear Safety Consultative Committee, apparently an independent monitoring committee. The website of the Daya Bay Nuclear Power ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong deserves role in nuclear reactor risk management, experts say

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... management]." China has 16 nuclear reactors, six of which are in Shenzhen, about 50 kilometres from Hong Kong's city centre. The reactors are run by mainland operator Daya Bay Nuclear Power Operations and Management, although two of them in Daya Bay are partly owned by CLP Power from Hong Kong. About 70 per cent of electricity produced by the two plants is exported to Hong Kong. Dr Luk ...

  3. kevin sinclair's hong kong

    Posted Aug 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kevin Sinclair When the nuclear power plant at Daya Bay was nearing completion in the early 1990s, some worried people left Hong Kong. Calling themselves atomic refugees, they said ... Daya Bay. If the nuclear station did not exist, fossil-fuel burning plants in Hong Kong would need to burn at least another 3 million tonnes of coal every year. This would pump an additional ...

  4. Daya Bay operator reassures HK

    Posted Mar 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai The operator of the Daya Bay nuclear power plant has gone on a public relations blitz to reassure Hongkongers a nuclear accident similar to Japan's present crisis ... nuclear plant. Run by Daya Bay Nuclear Power Operations and Management Company, the plant is preparing to implement safety checks ordered by Premier Wen Jiabao after the Japanese crisis unfolded. ...

  5. Crew saved in typhoon drama

    Posted Jul 25th 2003, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Salvage teams are on standby to recover the abandoned container ship which is drifting close to the Daya Bay nuclear power plant Salvage teams are on standby to recover an abandoned container ship drifting near Daya Bay nuclear power plant after its entire crew was plucked to safety in a daring air-sea rescue at the peak of Typhoon Imbudo. The drama unfolded early yesterday ...

  6. CUHK glows with global research role

    Posted Sep 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Experiment and involves CUHK researchers along with their international colleagues. They are studying neutrinos produced by the Daya Bay nuclear power plant, located about 70 kilometres ... bridging cultural gaps as language intermediaries between the English- and Chinese-speaking researchers working on the project. Chu says the Daya Bay nuclear plant is an ideal location to study ...

  7. Checks prompt nuclear plants to raise safety

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the Daya Bay nuclear power plant through a subsidiary ... greater importance to enhancing our capability to cope in similar extreme circumstances.' Meanwhile, a spokeswoman for the CLP Power, which has a 25 per cent stake in the Daya Bay nuclear ...

  8. Rethink on tapping more nuclear energy

    Posted Mar 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rise in demand in the next decade, and that it was an environmentally friendly choice. Hong Kong gets 23 per cent of its energy from the Daya Bay nuclear power plant in Shenzhen. The bureau ... Phila Siu The Hong Kong government will reconsider its plan to expand the supply of nuclear energy in view of the nuclear power plant crises in Japan. Secretary for the Environment Edward ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    CNOOC refinery blames ocean currents for dead eels in Daya Bay

    Posted Jul 16th 2013, 10:13am by Patrick Boehler

    ... posted on her microblog. Others expressed concern over emissions from the nearby Daya Bay nuclear power plant. The refinery started processing crude oil from the Bohai Sea in 2009. ... fish die-off in Daya Bay, some 40 kilometres east of Hong Kong. Seasonal oceanic currents were likely to blame, and not air and waste water emissions from CNOOC's Huizhou refinery, said ...

  10. Daya Bay shines light on dark matter

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... at Guangdong's Daya Bay nuclear power plant. Scientists said the observation had led to the determination of an elusive scientific constant that may eventually shed light on the whereabouts of dark matter, the invisible hypothetical matter thought to account for a large part of the total mass of the universe. The breakthrough at Daya Bay showcases China's scientific muscle ...




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