• Thursday
  • November 27, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:31am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 121 for electricity

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Portugal sells stake in electricity company to China

    Posted Feb 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com The cash-strapped Portuguese government has made another sale of a key state asset to a mainland state company in the energy sector, to help finance its budget deficit and finance future expansion of its biggest energy distribut ...

  2. Melting glaciers pose threat to electricity output

    Posted Mar 16th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... plant- the largest along the upper reaches of the once mighty Yellow River- struggled to generate any electricity during parts of 2003 because water levels were too low. It also struggled last ...

  3. Public Eye

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Michael Chugani Highly charged issue Someone had better do some explaining. And it had better be quick. It doesn't matter if it's the electricity companies or the government. The people are owed the truth. How was it possible for the two electricity companies to slash original price hikes by half and still maximise on profits when they had insisted the hikes were vital ...

  4. Shop owners will ignore guidelines aimed at curbing light pollution

    Posted Apr 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... to sleep, leaving lights on in these areas may make that difficult. It is also a waste of electricity, and when we are using up energy resources we do not need we have to think of the future ... the power on for longer they incur higher electricity bills. The government has decided to deal with the problems of light pollution, which are so well known in Hong Kong, through voluntary ...

  5. letters

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... cheaper for Kai Tak Transport experts have said that a planned HK$12 billion monorail project for the Kai Tak area is too expensive and that cheaper options, such as trams or electric buses, should be considered. As well as being cheaper, these alternatives are environmentally friendly. Thanks to the advancement of technology, it will not cost too much to operate electric cars in Kai ...

  6. China ready to take plunge in Chile

    Posted May 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by the earthquake in central Chile in February, 2010. Chinese firms had expressed interest in investing in electricity projects. 'Our electricity consumption is growing 4 per cent per year. By 2020, we need to build 66 electricity power projects and 11 transmission lines to satisfy internal consumption,' Mori said. 'We need to grow our GDP by 6 per cent a year to be the first ...

  7. Out Shopping

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... rubber-soled platform lace-ups with stitch detailing are the perfect!way to brighten up a dark outfit. The shoes!are available in electric blue (above; HK$895)!and red suede (top; HK$995). Pedder Red ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the 13th cycle, according to their cosmological interpretation. Marco Gomez, Wong Tai Sin Subsidy for electricity not eco-friendly I was disappointed by the provision in the budget for a HK$1,800 subsidy to each residential electricity account. Hong Kong faces severe pollution problems. The subsidy will encourage citizens to use more electricity, and this moves us further away from ...

  9. Events

    Posted Oct 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and electric vehicles'. ...

  10. Happy country has reasons to smile

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... exporters of crude oil, producing about 260,000 barrels of crude a day. Most electricity is produced from coal, but about one-fifth of electricity demand is supplied through wind turbines. Denmark ...




SCMP.com Account