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  1. Letters

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... today will have a lasting effect on future generations. So let's not turn back the clock to that era of cookie-cutter architecture. Philip S.K.Leung, Pok Fu Lam Incinerator plan is a disgrace I refer to James Middleton's letter ('Ash from incinerator is hazardous', June 7), citing hazards associated with incinerators, and wish to point out that the use ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted May 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Howard Winn Incinerator may be on hold, but jaunts to Lion City are a go Readers will be aware, as we keep going on about it, that progress on the government's plans for an incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau is on hold. So you would have thought that the Environmental Protection Department (EPD) might like to take the opportunity to reconsider its plans. But not so. Lai See ...

  3. Letters

    Posted May 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Mid-Levels Co-ordinate on waste disposal The Legislative Council's environment panel made the right decision ('Bureau ditches HK$15b incinerator funding bid', April 21). The proposed Shek Kwu Chau incinerator posed an unacceptable risk of irreversible and ongoing health and environmental damage from air and marine pollution, with the high cost and risk involved ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Jan 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is unsuitable for SAR Lai See, Hong Kong's self- appointed guru on waste incineration, wasted no time replying to my letter ('Incinerators' good global track record', January 7) ... and, given the good track record of moving grate incinerators, as unnecessary as sending the refuse to the sun. Instead of underpinning his views with facts, however, Lai See suggested ...

  5. Letters

    Posted May 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joseph Lee, Pok Fu Lam Incinerator one part of solution I support the government's proposal to build an incinerator and believe the benefits of having the incinerator will outweigh the disadvantages. In making the decision to build the incinerator, we have to take into account a number of factors - the lack of landfill sites, sewage treatment, marine and roadside pollution, ...

  6. Hong Kong's infrastructure projects have bright future

    Posted Jan 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... transportation, water supply and drainage works; Development of Hong Kong as an environmental technology hub to excel in the areas of renewable energy, incinerators, water, energy efficiency ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Dec 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their competitiveness, and break the urban-rural divide, so as to alleviate the economic differences throughout the country. Raymond Tse Ka-wai, Sham Shui Po Questions on incinerator unanswered It is astonishing that the Advisory Council on the Environment can approve the ill-conceived plan by the Environmental Protection Department for a super-incinerator off Lantau Island ('Incinerator project gets green ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jul 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the destruction of trees and wildlife. What about the proposed incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau? The islands off southern Lantau are some of the most pristine, wildlife-rich places in Hong Kong. The incinerator would have killed marine life and wildlife on the land. The livelihood of fishermen would also have been put at risk. Why can't the government implement measures to reduce the amount ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Dec 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Incinerator is a bad way to burn money I refer to the plan to waste excessive amounts of taxpayers' money to build an incinerator off south Lantau. I have noticed that the Environmental Protection Department and its assistant director Elvis W.K. Au fully support this proposal to place this facility in one of the greenest parts of Hong Kong and destroy the marine life ...

  10. The bigger picture on green issues

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... such as waste incineration and slow progress in nature conservation. Ng made the comments after Wong Kam-shing, a veteran architect and advocate of better air circulation in the city, was tipped to head ...




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