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  1. Buildings we don't want to see

    Posted Jun 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Carrie Lok Two IFC, the Cheung Kong Center and One IFC- those are the buildings people most want to see with their lights turned off during a June 21 event organised by green groups. That's the result of an online poll in April, in which 5,270 people cast votes, initiated by Friends of the Earth Hong Kong. The event's planners have invited 75 organisations to take part ...

  2. Blackout to shed light on global warming

    Posted Jun 21st 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Friends of the Earth said today, the summer solstice, was chosen because it is the longest day of the year and because they wanted to remind the public about the importance of conservation ... Hahn Chu Hon-keung, environmental affairs officer of Friends of the Earth. 'Hong Kong will not become less beautiful because of the campaign. On the contrary, it will add beauty ...

  3. Environment chief hedges bets on harbour

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to resolve the reclamation dispute, the government said yesterday. Secretary for Environment, Transport and Works Sarah Liao Sau-tung was speaking after attending a Friends of the Earth forum ... said. Friends of the Earth director Mei Ng Fong Siu-mei said the government should improve the way it communicated. But Iris Tam Siu-ying, a member of the Hong Kong Institute of Planners, said ...

  4. Air-con campaign takes the edge off chill

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... by Friends of the Earth, which said they indicated greater energy-conservation awareness. But the group's environmental affairs manager, Hahn Chu Hon-keung, said office managers should ... the practice set by Friends of the Earth in a similar check in 2006, three readings were taken at each location and the results averaged. Areas near air conditioners and doorways were avoided. About 80 ...

  5. Lights-out campaign proves a turn-off

    Posted Aug 09th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... outlets that were joining in to support the campaign and did not mind having candles used for light bulbs for the 180 seconds. Edwin Lau Che-feng, assistant director of Friends of the Earth, said ...

  6. Tamar HQ unit cost is twice Two IFC's

    Posted May 25th 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... They have urged the public to express its concerns to the administration. The groups are Friends of the Earth, WWF Hong Kong, Clear the Air, Save our Shorelines and Designing Hong Kong Harbour ...

  7. Will it be the 'sail' or 'door' for Tamar?

    Posted Jun 17th 2007, 12:00am by Quinton Chan

    ... decision. Hahn Chu Hon-keung, of Friends of the Earth, had concerns about the possible 'wall effect' of the 'sailing boat' design. 'The 'sailing boat' design ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Jan 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... How can developers be pushed to turn green? The Friends of the Earth report on the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department's voluntary energy efficiency registration scheme ('Tenants miss out on energy savings: study', January 28) demonstrates that personal virtue is not sufficient encouragement to property developers to make buildings environmentally robust. ...

  9. directory

    Posted Dec 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Crawford Times Square) Four Seasons Hotel 3196 8888 Friends of the Earth 2838 3111 (hotline Fruits & Passion 2410 1182 (Metroplaza) Garrard 2118 5609 (Lane Crawford Canton Road) Georg Jensen ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... waste Hong Kong may be regarded as a gourmet's paradise, yet it is also gaining notoriety for its excessive food wastage. According to Friends of the Earth, one-fifth of the food served ...




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