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  1. Pressure grows to conserve energy

    Posted Mar 14th 2005, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... To address energy security concerns, Beijing is expected to implement more measures this year to encourage conservation of energy and resources, after Premier Wen Jiabao outlined policy directions ... climate, while the compliance rate to energy conservation guidelines issued nine years ago was less than 10 per cent, according to Vice-Minister of Construction Zheng Yijun. Apart from ...

  2. Conservation fight looms over Soko Islands

    Posted Jul 12th 2006, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... and Husky Energy-CNOOC partnership's new gas field in the Pearl River Delta. But CLP preferred to have its own LNG processing facility so that it would be able to meet its 2010 emission control ...

  3. Beijing raises prices for fuel, energy

    Posted Jun 20th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... supply and promote energy conservation.' International oil prices fell sharply after the announcement, with crude oil futures in New York sliding 2 per cent to US$133.97 a barrel by 11.30pm ... of surging global energy prices- even though the move could foment social unrest and fan inflation. 'Due to the sharp spike in international oil prices, some refineries had to be shut down, ...

  4. NDRC in a bind over energy prices

    Posted Jul 26th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... was facing a dilemma on fuel price adjustment. 'On one hand... high crude oil prices have raised the cost pressure on refiners, yet overly low fuel prices are not conducive to energy conservation,' he said in statements released on the commission's website. 'On the other hand, downstream industries have difficulty absorbing higher costs.' He said international crude ...

  5. Gas supply hinges on terminal, warns CLP

    Posted Dec 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... where LNG will be unloaded from tankers. But in a joint statement issued by CLP Power and energy giant CNOOC, which operates the Yacheng gas field, the companies said recent media reports ... in the gas supply could increase reliance on coal to generate the same level of electricity. Alan Leung Sze-lun, conservation officer for environmental group WWF which opposes the terminal project, ...

  6. Orient targets shale gas resources

    Posted Mar 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... largest technically recoverable shale gas resources amounting to 1,275 trillion cubic feet, according to a report by the United States Energy Information Administration. This is about 50 per cent ... of conventional natural gas reserves or due to a lack of information. The mainland's Ministry of Land and Resources last week released a more conservative technically recoverable resources estimate ...

  7. Sinopec misses target on refining throughput

    Posted Jan 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... international levels to counter decade-high inflation. This is despite criticism that price controls led to shortages and held back the government's energy conservation efforts. To satisfy demand ...

  8. Energy and growth drive listing

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... energy needs. Coal prices have steadily increased since a significant fall in 2008 although are yet to recover to prior levels. Yitai Coal should offer potential investors a large, liquid IPO ...

  9. Results

    Posted Jan 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today 3rd Quarter: Espco Technology Holdings January 28 Interim: BYD Company, China Power New Energy Development, Linmark Group Final: B.A.L. Holdings, Sunway International Holdings AGM: Ming Fung Jewellery Group January 29 1st Quarter: Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corporation AGM: China Sciences Conservational Power, Fountain Set (Holdings) January 30 Interim: ...

  10. CLP chief urges 'transparent' energy policy

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Denise Tsang denise.tsang@scmp.com CLP's group chief executive, Andrew Brandler, has called on the incoming administration of Leung Chun-ying to be more transparent over energy policy than its predecessor has been. Brandler's comments come as the 80 per cent of the city's population who depend on CLP for electricity brace for a sharp rise in their energy bills ...




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