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  1. Fuel for thought

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer Hong Kong now has some 400,000 private cars on its roads, a number that came upon us quicker than might have been expected a few years ago. It appears accelerated growth in car ownership has been fuelled, in part, by an exemption from registra ...

  2. Green options highlight of show

    Posted Oct 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... environmental lighting- both from the green perspective of saving energy, but also for bringing down the cost of energy. At this year's fair, which runs from today until Thursday there will be many ... and trends in energy efficient lighting products, said that the media had already commented on this kind of misleading information. 'We may have to have some standardised regulations,' he ...

  3. US car industry needs innovation, leadership

    Posted Dec 08th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The news that 533,000 Americans lost their jobs last month in the continuing fallout from the global financial crisis is likely to overcome opposition to a taxpayer bailout of the American car industry. Without it, General Motors or Chrysler are in danger ...

  4. Swings and roundabouts

    Posted Aug 17th 2008, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... in an age beset by problems brought about by profligate energy habits? Wouldn't it have made more sense to have bought every household HK$3,600 worth of compact fluorescent lamp bulbs or given each vouchers towards energy-efficient appliances... or spent the money on anything that would have been of long-term benefit to Hong Kong's citizenry and its environment? CLP Holdings ...

  5. Property - International - GREEN LIVING

    California's builders aim for super-energy-efficient homes

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Los Angeles Times

    ... conserve so much energy that the electricity bill from Southern California Edison is close to zero. "The energy that I don't use Edison buys from me," he said. "It looks like ... Los Angeles Times Los Angeles builder's solar-powered ZeroHouse is so green it produces more energy than it uses California homesof the future willbe super-efficient Crowned ...

  6. Energy-saving efforts falling short

    Posted Dec 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... In Hong Kong, the pursuit of economic growth and better quality of living means energy conservation is given low priority. Despite various campaigns over the years for more responsible use ... to be done. Numerous energy conservation programmes have been launched over the years, such as carbon emission audits for buildings and labelling electronic appliances according to their energy ...

  7. 10b yuan more goes for energy

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

    ... total input to 21.3 billion yuan. The amount is 13 times last year's fiscal support for energy conservation. Nine billion yuan of the funding will be spent on 10 key power-saving projects, ... track. It demonstrated the commission was taking a conservative path to reach the energy-conservation target by trying to cut consumption without disturbing the runaway, fuel-guzzling economy, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Green activists outraged at Apple Store's after-hours lighting

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... to energy conservation and the nuisance created by the lighting. It reminds us of the urgent need to regulate light pollution," said Hahn Chu Hon-keung, from Friends of the Earth (HK). Acting ...

  9. Gadget opens doors to energy efficiency

    Posted Aug 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a device to capture this energy. Electdoor- the creation of Ho Wai-tat, 18, of Chan Sui Ki (La Salle) College, and his team members- stores the energy and converts it to power electrical devices, such as doorbells. 'The idea is to create a new form of renewable energy, while reducing the amount of resources wasted,' Wai-tat said yesterday. The teenager and his colleagues- Lau Sui-lun, 19, ...

  10. Promotions for officials tied to energy targets

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

    ... Stephen Chen Pressure is on provincial leaders Provincial officials who failed to meet central government targets for energy efficiency and emission control would be viewed unfavourably ... of government officials at different levels,' Mr Ma said in his report to the National People's Congress Standing Committee. 'We will assess how provincial officials enforce energy ...




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