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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Legal highs: the craze for laughing gas

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by RED DOOR NEWS

    ... asks Simon Parry Gas guzzlers It's a balmy and typically boisterous July evening in the party resort of Ayia Napa, in Cyprus. The streets are packed with giddy, sun-scorched holidaymakers, ... balloons. Filled with nitrous oxide- also known as laughing gas- they are sold in the street. The gas is inhaled immediately and induces a brief but mind-tingling sensation- something users describe ...

  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 ... makers between now and 2020. Coal and gas-fired plants accounted for 47.5 per cent of newly installed generating capacity in the first eight months of this year, down from 67 per cent in 2009. ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong power companies should be made to play by 'polluter pays' rule

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 03:53pm by SARAH KEUNG

    ... government has approved substantial investments in new natural gas power plants over the past 10 years. But while these new investments are coming on stream, the two power companies still rely ... assets they have, the higher the permitted rate of return they will enjoy. When the government previously tightened emission caps on sulphur dioxide, the companies invested in advanced flue gas ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Rescuers search for survivors in Kaohsiung after series of deadly gas explosions

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:53pm

    ... of the five petrochemical or gas plants with pipelines in the blast areas was to responsible for the leak. In meeting a group of indigenous visitors, President Ma yesterday led the group to observe ... to scour several bustling streets that had been blasted into long trenches after a series of gas explosions overnight killed 25 people and injured 259 others in the port city of Kaohsiung. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Britain will not ban tear gas exports to Hong Kong, minister tells MPs

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 04:33am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com Britain will not ban tear gas exports Britain announced yesterday that it would not ban exports of tear gas to Hong Kong or revoke export licences to supply the city. Business Secretary Vince Cable said the decision was based on Foreign Office advice. The Hong Kong police used 87 tear gas canisters on September 28 to disperse pro-democracy protesters ...

  6. News - World - MEXICO

    At least 26 killed in Mexico gas plant fire

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 09:50am by Agence France-Presse in Reynosa

    ... Agence France-Presse in Reynosa A huge blaze erupted at a Mexican gas plant near the US border on Tuesday, killing at least 26 people and injuring others in the worst accident in two years ... by the fire and specialists are reviewing the damage, according to Pemex. The damaged plant receives gas from the Burgos basin and distributes the product to Pemex’s gas and petrochemicals unit. ...

  7. News - World - UKRAINE

    Ukraine, Moscow clinch deal on Russian gas supply

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 01:34pm by Associated Press in Brussels

    ... Associated Press in Brussels Agreement reached on piping Russian gas into Ukraine and beyond into the European Union in advance of freezing winter temperatures Moscow and Kiev on Thursday clinched a multi-billion dollar deal that will guarantee that Russian gas exports flow into Ukraine and beyond to the European Union throughout the winter despite their intense rivalry over ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Resolute Occupy protesters raise umbrellas to commemorate firing of tear gas

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 06:10pm by Peter So, ALAN YU, Chris Lau and Danny Mok

    ... Peter So, Alan Yu, Chris Lau and Danny Mok A month after humble item became their shield and symbol, protesters hold them up for 87 seconds to mark firing of 87 rounds of tear gas Umbrella moment A sea of umbrellas covered all three Occupy Central protest sites yesterday as thousands observed an 87-second silence to mark one month since police fired 87 rounds of tear gas ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Diversify LNG sources and pricing mechanisms to reduce supply risks

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 02:44am by LETTERS

    ... Australia (its price is in the range of typical LNG prices in Asia), the city could, by sourcing LNG from North America, enjoy somewhat diluted gas costs. In the US, seven LNG liquefaction plants ... Diversification of LNG sources would reduce gas supply risks Chartering a floating storage and regasification unit for liquefied natural gas imports would help Hong Kong diversify its gas ...

  10. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Huaneng Power jumps on 9.27b yuan deal with parent firms

    Posted Oct 14th 2014, 02:43pm by Eric Ng

    ... to the owners as calculated by equity stakes. A further 2,300 MW of wholly owned plants are under construction. Most of the plants are coal and natural gas units, except for 150 MW of hydroelectric ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Mainland power company will purchase 9.27 billion yuan worth of plants from parent firms, giving its generating capacity a major boost Huaneng shares jump ...




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