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  1. Power surge for lawmakers urged in electricity row

    Posted Jan 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the city's two electricity suppliers. The legislature's House Committee passed a resolution tabled by Democrat lawmaker Fred Li Wah-ming yesterday to invoke the power, with support from the Civic Party and pro-establishment lawmakers at the Federation of Trade Unions. Li's move was in response to the electricity companies' proposals in November to impose controversial ...

  2. Make it easier for people to buy and use electric cars

    Posted May 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mitsubishi's four-seater i-MiEV electric car can now be bought here ('Mitsubishi launches its electric 'bubble' car for sale in Hong Kong', May 21). Over the past ... of government subsidies would be a worthwhile investment on the part of the administration since, with more electric cars on the roads, emissions of carbon dioxide would drop. Also, once owners got used ...

  3. Pure electric cars key to launch of subsidy

    Posted Apr 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... electric vehicles. A Ministry of Industry and Information Technology meeting last month, which included more than 10 car executives, ended without an agreement on subsidies, according to one ... could not come up with a compromise. The plan was to give individual consumers a huge subsidy, as much as 60,000 yuan (HK$68,274) for a pure electric, plug-in car, while hybrids would get 3,000 ...

  4. HK Electric earnings to take a hit

    Posted Nov 11th 2003, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Hongkong Electric Holdings will take a hit on its earnings next year if, as expected, it keeps tariffs unchanged for a second consecutive year. This is the consensus prediction of seven brokerages polled by the South China Morning Post as the government evaluates tariff proposals from Hongkong Electric and CLP Holdings for next year. A government spokesperson ...

  5. HK Electric poised for tariff rise of 2-3 per cent

    Posted Dec 21st 2006, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Hung and Denise Tsang Increase will widen gap in charges paid by consumers on both sides of harbour Hongkong Electric is set today to announce an increase of 2 to 3 per cent ... of the Democratic Party, said yesterday he understood Hongkong Electric would raise its tariff by about 2 to 3 per cent, while CLP would maintain its present rate. The Hongkong Electric increase is slightly ...

  6. Electricity pricing will not be rushed

    Posted Aug 20th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... a step-by-step approach to ensure appropriate and necessary changes are made,' a source said. It is understood that government electricity adviser Ben Li Pun-sang is in the final stages of a review ... consultation would focus on reform options including commercially interconnecting the power grids of CLP Power and Hongkong Electric, splitting power generation from transmission and distribution, ...

  7. Minister vows not to rush airport privatisation

    Posted Jun 07th 2005, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... to pass through the Legislative Council to privatise the airport, which would give the public plenty of opportunities to voice their concerns. On electricity market reform, Mr Ip highlighted ... we welcome more competitors. But at the same time, we have to consider practically whether there is enough electricity sold from the mainland,' he said. Mr Ip said they understood ...

  8. Struggle to seal power deal before deadline

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are close to concluding a deal but an agreement might not be likely' by the end of this year, Hongkong Electric group managing director Tso Kai-sum said. 'Perhaps it might come early next ... going on for more than two years. The scheme for Hongkong Electric is due to expire at the end of next December and that for CLP Power in September. CLP Power said yesterday that it was also ...

  9. Power prices will be tied to CPI when profit scheme ends: report

    Posted Oct 30th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo But Hongkong Electric says existing system serves city well One of Hong Kong's two major power suppliers last night defended the two-decade-old scheme of control after a report said the government planned to scrap the system and tie power tariffs to the consumer price index. Hongkong Electric said the scheme of control, which allows profits of up to 13.5 per cent ...

  10. Results

    Posted Jan 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... January 5 Interim: Berjaya Holdings (HK) January 6 Final: Shanghai Electric Group January 9 Interim: Netel Technology (Holdings) ...




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