• Thursday
  • October 2, 2014
  • Last updated: 10:07am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 3945 for gas plant

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Full switch to natural gas would help clear the air and rid city of polluting plants

    Posted Feb 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... replacement of naphtha with natural gas would not only substantially reduce CO2, NOx and SO2 emissions, but save energy and possibly allow us to get rid of the polluting gas plants at Tai Po and Ma ... Towngas proudly stated in its Sustainability Summary Report 2010 that as 'a clean fossil fuel, natural gas improves air quality and mitigates climate change. Natural gas now accounts ...

  2. CLP unit plans two gas-fired plants in Australia

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... gas-fired power plants in Queensland as the country moves towards greener energy sources. Analysts said the projects could be funded by a potential initial public offering of TRUenergy on the Sydney ... high-efficiency gas-fired power stations in Queensland to meet demand in the northeastern Australian state in the next 10 years. Each of the planned stations, which will use open-cycle or combined-cycle ...

  3. CLP outlines challenges including rising coal costs, gas plant project

    Posted Apr 30th 2008, 12:00am by Kandy Wong

    ... Kandy Wong CLP Power laid out a long list of challenges for the company - ranging from rising coal costs to its struggle over a Hong Kong liquefied natural gas plant - at a briefing after ... gas. That is one reason why CLP Power is looking more at natural gas. But the company is still battling with the government over final approval of its liquefied natural gas processing plant ...

  4. Sokos gas plant decision hailed

    Posted Sep 13th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng Hong Kong's environment chief has welcomed CLP Power's decision to abandon its HK$10 billion plan to build a liquefied natural gas plant on South Soko Island, and says ... with the central government three weeks ago,' Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau Tang-wah said. 'We welcome its decision.' The pact guarantees energy supply- natural gas ...

  5. Shenzhen Energy takes stake in Ghana gas plant

    Posted Sep 27th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... in a one billion yuan natural gas-fired power plant in Ghana. The deal, the company's first overseas investment, is part of Shenzhen Energy's efforts to reduce its reliance ... Fund was set up last year by the government to encourage mainland firms to invest in Africa. The project is the 200-megawatt (MW) first-phase of a gas-fired plant that will have an eventual ...

  6. Beijing slaps ban on new gas-fed methanol plants to cut pollution

    Posted Sep 04th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... gas-fired power plants in large-scale coal mines and liquefied natural gas (LNG) production from medium to large gas fields. 'The policy will help improve air quality, raise standards of living ... to project developers planning to start production of methanol plants using the country's scarce gas resource. The policy will also confine LNG production to small, marginally economic gas ...

  7. China National speeds up development of Guangdong gas plant

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... efficient and profit-oriented. The government has yet to decide how it would promote environmentally friendlier but more costly natural gas. Its dilemma is to provide gas-fired power plant operators ... Eric Ng in Beijing China National Offshore Oil Corp, parent of red chip CNOOC, has accelerated the second-phase development of its Guangdong liquefied natural gas (LNG) project due ...

  8. CLP urges fast OK for gas plant

    Posted Apr 25th 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... billion liquefied natural gas processing plant on Lantau, dismissing criticism the project is unnecessary and an environmental hazard. After the annual shareholders' meeting of CLP yesterday, the company chairman reiterated that the project should be set up as soon as possible to meet Hong Kong's 2010 emission targets and replace the gas source in Hainan by 2011. The project, ...

  9. CLP opts for HK$9b gas plant on Soko

    Posted Sep 01st 2006, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... to spend HK$8 billion to HK$9 billion to build its own liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing plant on Soko Island, according to sources. The move will effectively discard the option of importing ... the gas-fired Black Point power plant in Tuen Mun 10 years ago. Last year, the company spent HK$6 billion in capital expenditure and between 2005 and 2008 it has been allowed by the government to spend ...

  10. Future generations will not forgive us for a Soko gas plant

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Your report 'CLP opts for HK$9b gas plant on Soko' (September 1) reveals the cynical process by which the Soko Islands have now 'emerged' as the frontrunner for the new liquefied natural gas terminal- and reinforces the suspicion that CLP Holdings and the government are colluding to ensure an outcome which is far from ideal. Since becoming aware that its gas ...




SCMP.com Account