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  1. Amber Energy tumbles 10pc after profit warning

    Posted Nov 07th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng Amber Energy's share price dropped 10 per cent yesterday after the operator of natural-gas-fired power plants in Zhejiang province warned a profit forecast made when its ... producers last year also suffered from widespread losses because of state control of power prices amid surging coal prices. The gas-fired power plants of Huaneng Power International, the listed unit ...

  2. HK activists plan anti-nuclear march

    Posted Mar 31st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kong gets 23 per cent of its energy from the Daya Bay plant. The rest of the city's energy supply is from coal, at 54 per cent, and natural gas, at 23 per cent. Koo said the reactors ... power plant to 3,355 times the legal limit. In Hong Kong, a new independent committee formed to monitor the operation and safety of the Daya Bay nuclear plant in Shenzhen will stage ...

  3. Small coal mines to get go-ahead to restart output to ensure supply

    Posted May 28th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... 15 days of coal stocks during the summer and the transport sector to make proper shipment plans. Regions with more gas-fuelled power plants should also boost their gas stockpiles. NDRC said ... Carol Chan Beijing will speed up approvals on production restarts at closed small coal mines to help ensure supply to power plants during the summer when electricity demand is expected ...

  4. Xinjiang beauty spot pipeline fear

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng Environmental groups are demanding a public inquiry into a plan to build a China-Russia natural gas pipeline across the Kanas Lake area, an area in Xinjiang renowned for its ... said. 'Such a long-distance gas pipeline would make it hard to prevent forest fires, soil pollution, gas leaks and explosions by any possible human-made accident or natural disaster. ...

  5. On shaky ground

    Posted Jun 04th 2008, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... The plant's operator, Tokyo Electric, has reported that the closure cost it about US$5.6 billion in the financial year to March, mainly from increased fuel costs in coal- and gas-fired plants ... to cause havoc, atomic safety experts from around the world are preparing to meet in Japan later this month to scrutinise seismic standards at nuclear plants. Because they contain lethal sources ...

  6. Inquiry starts into fire and explosions in cargo on mainland vessel

    Posted Sep 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Magnesium, which produces an inflammable gas in contact with water, is suspected to have caused three explosions on a mainland cargo vessel that injured 12 firemen and six crew ... indications are that inflammable gas formed in the container after rain leaked into it and a spark triggered the fire, the investigator said. The 50-metre vessel was towed to a pier at a chemical ...

  7. Sinopec looks to parent for fresh assets

    Posted Mar 30th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (Sinopec) may buy more of its parent China Petrochemical Corp's overseas oil and gas assets to offset the relatively weak performance ... million barrels of new oil and gas reserves abroad. Total overseas output, based on its shareholding, was projected to surge to about 125.56 million barrels this year- including that from ...

  8. No turning back in China's drive for clean energy

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... nuclear plants. But given Beijing's announced target for cutting greenhouse gas emissions, 'we do not expect the government to slow the pace of nuclear development,' said Gary Chiu, ... ramping up its natural gas production, attempting to exploit its waterways for hydroelectricity and pursuing biomass, which generates electricity by burning plant material such as agricultural ...

  9. BlueChemical targets CNOOC fertiliser stake

    Posted Apr 05th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China BlueChemical, the fertiliser unit of offshore oil and gas producer China National Offshore Oil Corp (CNOOC), aims to complete the acquisition of its parent's stake ... as the original investor, China National Chemical Construction, had contributed additional funds to build the plant and should be entitled to a higher stake. Sino-Arab has an annual capacity of 1.2 ...

  10. China's nuclear plants, ambitious power plans unshaken by tremors

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... Shi Jiangtao China says its nuclear facilities have not been affected by Friday's massive earthquake in Japan, where two nuclear power plants are seriously damaged, and that plans ... development. 'China has switched on its nuclear safety monitoring mechanism in coastal cities to look out for any impact of the leaks at Japan's nuclear plants on China,' Zhang said ...




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