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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Beijing's green push pays off for China Everbright International

    Posted Nov 20th 2014, 07:13am by Eric Ng

    ... this year, according to its chief executive. The Beijing-backed company has won 27 new environmental protection and alternative-energy projects worth 9.2 billion yuan (HK$11.6 billion) in the first ... of more projects by local governments amid Beijing's greater push for environmental protection work," he said. "Our shift from a preference for wholly owned new projects ...

  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China's top power equipment makers look to clean energy to fuel growth

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by Eric Ng

    ... approval and environmental protection requirements for coal-fired projects and high gas prices slowing the expansion of gas-fired plants. Competition in the industry's mainstay coal ...

  3. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    State-owned green firm gets World Bank ban

    Posted Jul 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... barred a subsidiary of a state-owned leader in energy conservation and environmental protection from work on projects financed by the lender after the company admitted to fraud. The ban on China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group Technology and Investment Co New Hope & Talroad (Beijing) Environmental Technology (CECEP New Hope) applies for two years. The company ...

  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China's power producers recoup past losses on economic shifts

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:31pm by Eric Ng

    ... it added. Much of the decline took place last year largely due to growth in hydro and solar capacity. This was made possible by a tougher environmental protection regime for polluting coal-fired ... Beijing failed to implement a coal cost pass-through mechanism for setting tariffs to protect consumers against inflation, resulting in major losses for generators amid soaring coal prices. ...

  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Coal prices set to stay low on mainland China for next 12 months

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:01am by Eric Ng

    ... environmental protection regulations mean highly polluting coal-fired power's competitiveness over subsidised clean energy is slowly being eroded. The latest tightening of emission standards took ... weighed down by weak demand, environmental constraints, domestic oversupply and rising imports. While further downside is limited as leading domestic miners cut back on output to prevent prices ...

  6. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Asian chemical plants to enjoy brief window of profitability, analysts say

    Posted Jan 01st 2014, 12:36pm by Eric Ng

    ... this year’s first nine months, the report said. Environmental protection has also been an area of concern for coal-to-chemicals projects. Shenhua, China’s largest coal miner, was fined 100,000 yuan in January last year and was ordered by the Ministry of Environmental Protection to shut down its 17 billion yuan coal-to-chemicals project in Baotou, Inner Mongolia. It had failed to make timely ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong plans to get mainland electricity without counting cost in carbon emissions

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI, Ernest Kao

    ... itself from the resulting carbon emissions, environmental authorities say. Carbon emissions related to the imported electricity would be left out of the city's emissions count, the Environmental Protection Department said yesterday. It is unclear if that is common practice when transferring energy across borders. The shift of responsibility should help the city achieve runaway ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Mainland power price is top consideration, says CLP boss Richard Lancaster

    Posted May 09th 2014, 03:17am by Eric Ng

    ... to import power from the mainland to meet environmental protection goals has fired debate in Hong Kong. Those against the proposal say the city, as a major international financial centre ...

  9. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Cost of importing power from China should be Hong Kong's first consideration, says CLP boss

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:14am by Eric Ng

    ... billion. More important and expensive … is the cost of energy you are importing RICHARD LANCASTER The plan to import power from the mainland to meet environmental protection goals has fired debate ...

  10. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Premier Li Keqiang gives nod to nuclear power plants

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 01:23am by Eric Ng

    ... provided safety is ensured. If residents' resettlement and environmental protection are taken care of, a "reasonable" number of hydropower plants should be built "in an orderly ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Premier nod to nuclear power plants Premier Li Keqiang has ordered work to start on a batch of major environmentally friendly power generation projects, ...




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