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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Study offers an energy saver for policymakers

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... on a climate agreement, and calling for economies to transition to 100 per cent clean energy to stave off "climate catastrophe". ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    US and China collaborating on clean energy projects

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 05:18am by Bloomberg

    ... repeating the advanced economies' fossil-fuel dependence. "What can be more effective than the two largest emitters of CO2, or greenhouse gases, going at it together, arm-in-arm?" ... to address climate change than has the US. Under Xi, China has introduced seven pilot cap-and-trade programmes, covering roughly one-third of its US$9.3 trillion economy, and plans to establish ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Global rallies to push for action on climate change

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:37am by Ernest Kao

    ... of the international campaign: to keep global warming below 2 degrees Celsius by transitioning economies to 100 per cent clean energy in order to "save the world from climate catastrophe". An online ...

  4. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Shenzhen's reach for stars puts Deep Bay wetland birds at risk

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by He Huifeng

    ... area economy that may eventually be on par with the San Francisco Bay Area. Several skyscrapers of 150 to 680 metres tall will line the shore of the bay. Underground transport links ... it," Yu said. And if the past was any indication, he said, attempts might be futile because "Guangdong always focuses on the economy and population flow rather than environmental ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Third runway's sky-high emissions

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... "We are clearly heading away from building a green economy," he said. Friends of the Earth's Melonie Chau Yuet-cheung said the authority had failed to offer any effective solution ...

  6. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China plans more perks to drive up demand for electric cars

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 03:06pm by Teddy Ng

    ... companies for trade secrets. Among its targets, the central government said the country aimed to cut coal use by 22 million tonnes this year to cut energy intensity – a measure of the economy ...

  7. Lifestyle - Books - ENVIRONMENT

    Book review: The Collapse of Civilisation, by Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:15pm by David Wilson

    ... real events with unnerving projections. The narrative tracks the impact of rising sea levels, soaring temperatures, drought, and mass migration, which derail the global economy. The speculative ...

  8. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Laos agrees to tighter scrutiny of second Mekong River dam by neighbours

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 11:45pm by BLOOM

    ... Laos' economy. Malaysia's Mega First Corporation agreed in 2008 to build and operate Don Sahong and says construction of the dam is expected to start this year and finish in 2019. Vietnam ...

  9. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing gets tough on pollution as Apec leaders' meeting approaches

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 02:21pm by Adrian Wan

    ... be raised during the meeting, which will be attended by many heads of state from the group's 21 member economies. The 30 people questioned included village or town heads and construction ...

  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Ministry considers tendering environmental clean-up to private firms

    Posted May 23rd 2014, 03:30am by Li Jing

    ... is considering a new policy to boost its use of private contractors, state media reported yesterday. The move would allow the market economy to play a greater role in easing the country's pollution ... its fast-growing economy, the mainland needs to spend between 2-3 per cent of its annual gross domestic product on fighting pollution. Current levels of spending are far from adequate, ...




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