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  1. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Beijing officials defend plans to source drinking water from polluted Bohai Gulf

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:06pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... by 2019 to ease Beijing's water crisis. Wang Xiaoshui, the general manager of the project, told The Beijing News the plan was feasible and dismissed concerns the water would be undrinkable. ...

  2. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    To cut smog, Hebei turns to neighbours

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 02:26pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... is expected to release the relevant draft policies by June. As part of the reorganisation, Beijing is pushing polluting companies out the capital, and underdeveloped Hebei is generally eager to host ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Recycling firms to get up to HK$5 million to divert waste from landfills

    Posted Apr 11th 2014, 04:40am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... on the amount of waste recycled as it was difficult to set a benchmark to calculate the level. But Lau Yiu-shing, vice-chairman of the Recycle Materials and Re-production Business General Association, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Shek Kwu Chau waste incinerator location a ‘non-issue’, says Dutch delegation

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 11:14am by Ernest Kao

    ... to the environment had an “ignorance of modern technology”. Wilfred Mohr, consul general of the Netherlands in Hong Kong, said a waste-to-energy incinerator would be the way forward as it would reduce ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Landfill, incinerator plans pass Legco's environmental affairs panel

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:57pm by Ada Lee

    ... waste-management plans. It faced accusations of tyranny yesterday after presenting the four proposals as a package for a single vote. Lawmakers generally supported construction of the incinerator ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Blinding floodlights that come on at midnight give residents sleepless nights

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 03:01am by Ernest Kao

    ... to switch off their lights," Friends of the Earth general affairs director Edwin Lau Che-feng said. "The government must move to legislate, or there will be no incentives to shut off ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Loss of dolphin waters to third airport runway may cost city HK$36.1b

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 03:17am by Ernest Kao

    ... Society and the Professional Commons. The Airport Authority said it understood the importance of dolphin conservation but would not carry out an SROI. "SROIs are generally used to assess ...

  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Li Keqiang’s pollution solution centres on government's role in pushing new-energy cars

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 11:16am by Staff Reporter

    ... – a drive that was expected to benefit mainland carmakers such as BYD and Dongfeng Motor. Some analysts had cast doubt on the programme, saying it would have a limited impact on the sales ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Idling engine ban has failed to clear the air

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 05:12am by Ernest Kao

    ... the Motor Vehicle Idling Ordinance had not stopped idling engines, which caused pollution and were a nuisance to pedestrians. Environment chief Wong Kam-sing defended the ban, which came into effect ... of "very polluted" air at various general monitoring stations, compared to just one last month. ...

  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    Smog set to lift in eastern China, but experts say solution is a long way off

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 05:15am by Li Jing

    ... to health, going beyond the index. The Ministry of Environmental Protection said the smog was the result of unfavourable weather conditions, motor vehicle exhausts and coal consumption for heating. ... region to region and from time to time. Though we do know the general pollution sources, a more detailed breakdown will make pollution treatment measures more efficient." For instance, ...




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