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  1. Sinopec plans China's biggest refinery

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... will be much larger than Sinopec's largest operating refinery in Zhenhai, Zhejiang province, which has an annual capacity of 23 million tonnes. According to the National Bureau of Statistics, ...

  2. Rail jobs rally

    Posted Jan 31st 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Staff union members from the two rail corporations march from the HSBC headquarters to the Environment, Transport and Works Bureau calling for increased job protection after the companies merge. Five unions from the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corporation and the Mass Transit Railway Corporation presented a petition to the bureau yesterday, a day before the end ...

  3. Case, and site, for gas terminal studied

    Posted Jul 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be sited outside Hong Kong, the new environment chief said yesterday. Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau Tang-wah told lawmakers his bureau had collected data about the reserve from CLP ... it must increase its gas-fired generating capacity to meet 2010 emissions reduction targets Hong Kong agreed with Guangdong. Mr Yau said the bureau had also arranged a meeting between CLP ...

  4. Yellow River economic zone set for approval

    Posted Jul 15th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Foreign Trade & Economic Cooperation Bureau, said the plan might get the State Council's blessing next month, although he was unable to say what incentives would be provided to potential ...

  5. Public asked for opinions on electricity

    Posted Nov 11th 2004, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Development and Labour Bureau will first ask the public for comments and suggestions on how the sector should be regulated. Determining to what extent CLP Holdings and Hongkong Electric Holdings ... for the time frame of the second round, it really depends on the response to the first round.' Bureau chief Stephen Ip Shu-kwan told lawmakers yesterday that key points of discussion would include ...

  6. CLP chief urges 'transparent' energy policy

    Posted May 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Brandler said. 'The government needs to explain to people about the impact of the energy policy on tariffs.' The Environment Bureau said CLP had been involved in commercial negotiations with its mainland counterparts on the provision of natural gas. It said the bureau would monitor the developments to ensure the arrangements would be in line with its energy policy objectives. CLP ...

  7. Guangdong watchdog backs refinery plan

    Posted Mar 27th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... But he said the Ministry of Environmental Protection had to give the final approval for the plant, a project that would also have a 'significant impact on Guangdong's environment ... that met international standards. 'The reason we support this project is it helps control pollution and protect the environment,' Mr Zhang said. He said the new technology applied ...

  8. HK landmarks join worldwide campaign to switch off lights

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The Tsing Ma Bridge and the Cultural Centre complex have been added to a list of at least 1,000 structures where non-essential lighting will be turned off during Earth Hour next week. The Transport and Housing Bureau says it will also turn off non-essential lighting for advertising, common areas of public housing estates and lighting for what it terms 'signature ...

  9. CLP faces wait for LNG site verdict

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

    ... of the Economic Development and Labour Bureau, said the bureau was open-minded on the Sinopec alternative and it would examine CLP's proposal as soon as it was submitted. ...

  10. Emissions caps could be costly for power firms

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

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Power companies may earn up to a combined HK$476 million a year less under new schemes of control that tie the emission of pollutants to returns, the Environment Bureau has said. The companies which exceeded the emission cap of any single pollutant by between 10 and 30 per cent would have their rate of return cut by 0.2 per cent, the bureau said yesterday. ...




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