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  1. Business - China Business - ENVIRONMENT

    Polluters given deadline to clean up emissions

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... control goals. It also came just over a week after the State Council set deadlines for petrol and diesel producers to meet tougher motor fuel emission standards on their products. Nationwide supply of petrol and diesel must meet National IV emission standards by the end of next year and the much tougher National V standards by the end of 2017. Vehicle emissions, especially from ...

  2. Business - Companies - REGULATION

    Shipping lines say proposed EU emissions rules will hamper their operations

    Posted Nov 28th 2013, 01:40pm by Anita Lam

    ... trading policy resembling the one that sparked controversy in the aviation sector. To curb greenhouse gas emissions produced by the maritime trade – expected to more than double by 2050 from ... that calculate vessel emissions with readily available data provided by ship manufacturers and carriers. But the European Union wants a closer look, in the hope of imposing operational guidelines ...

  3. Business - Economy - AVIATION

    Global emissions deal may get green light

    Posted Oct 05th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com China and India oppose framework, demand a different standard Global emissions deal may get green light A United Nations-brokered deal on carbon ... its regional emission trading scheme from next year. India and China are still opposed to a global emission framework for the aviation industry, demanding a standard that is different from ...

  4. Business - China Business - VEHICLES

    The 40b yuan cost of new emission rule

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Upgrade may force small carmakers out of business as Beijing becomes the first mainland city to ban registration of non-compliant vehicles Stringent new emission standards ... V emission standard. Earlier this month, the State Council said the new requirement would be extended to the whole nation by 2017. The undertaking came after various parts of northern China were ...

  5. Business - Economy

    Confidence voiced for pact on emissions

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Montreal Issues at UN meeting include whether to exempt poorer states from carbon fees Confidence voiced for pact on emissions United Nations aviation chiefs yesterday said thorny issues still loom heading into two weeks of negotiations aimed at finalising a deal to address greenhouse gas emissions from the global aviation sector. The UN's International Civil ...

  6. News - World - CLIMATE CHANGE

    Barack Obama moves to limit emissions from US power plants

    Posted Jun 21st 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times in Washington The policy is designed to help tackle global warming, but is likely to face legal challenges Obama ready to limit emissions from power plants US President Barack Obama is preparing regulations to limit carbon dioxide emissions from existing power plants, senior officials said, in a significant move towards addressing global warming. But the policy ...

  7. News - World - CLIMATE CHANGE

    Obama set to unveil plan to tackle greenhouse gas emissions

    Posted Jun 26th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington With little help from Congress, US president set to unveil plan to tackle emissions Obama to go it alone on climate change US President Barack Obama ... curb greenhouse-gas emissions from new and existing power plants, according to people briefed on the plan by the administration. Other components would include energy efficiency, renewable ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TRANSPORT

    Transport unions warn against blanket policy on diesel standards

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

    ... General Union. Tang said he was told the government planned to meet its new air quality objectives by 2015 and diesel vehicles that cannot meet Euro IV emission standards would be targeted ... vehicles older than Euro IV- emission standards introduced in Europe in 2005- were owned by individuals and scrapping them would put some drivers out of work. "Officials should consider ...

  9. Business - Companies

    Ship-owners to stick with voluntary emissions agreement for now

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 02:48pm by by SCMP.com staff

    ... Staff reporter A group of some of the world's largest shipowners have vowed to renew their voluntary initiative to cut emissions from ships in the region, but have warned ... that were consistent with international standards. It asked the Hong Kong government to gazette legislation for at-berth fuel switching “or equivalent measures” by next January to offer a level ...

  10. Business - Commodities - OIL

    Beijing pushes refiners on cleaner fuel

    Posted Feb 07th 2013, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... chaired by Premier Wen Jiabao, Beijing said authorities responsible for setting fuel quality should announce as soon as possible the National IV diesel emission standards. It would be launched ... demand. The more stringent National V emission standards for diesel and petrol are to be unveiled this year and implemented by the end of 2017, the State Council said. "Domestic oil refiners ...




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