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  1. Tsang and Leung have to co-operate

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an offshore incinerator. During his campaign, Leung vowed to review the role of incineration in the waste strategy, raising concerns that the project could be vetoed after he assumed office. His ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. 'Politicians' on parade at Cheung Chau

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... for an incinerator on nearby Shek Kwu Chau. On one float, a boy wearing glasses stood on a rock which had a bag of crabs tied to it, illustrating a Chinese saying for a lack of consultation. Organising committee members said they wanted to complain about not being properly consulted over the incinerator plan. Elsewhere, shops selling souvenirs stamped with the lucky bun pattern were doing brisk ...

  4. Talking points

    Posted Apr 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... at the five-day event, which is forecast to draw 60,000 visitors. Results of survey on island incinerator The Islands District Association announces results of a survey commissioned from City University on plans to build a HK$15 billion waste incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau. The plan, yet to secure government funding, has been denounced by environmental activists and residents of neighbouring ...

  5. Letters

    Posted May 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... regardless. The incinerator which was proposed for Shek Kwu Chau is a good example of bad government policy. The debacle over this planned project goes on. Thankfully, it has been stopped in its ... this cheap, outdated method of incineration got on the drawing board in the first place. There are much cleaner and more efficient methods available that produce energy in the process (gasification) ...

  6. My team is no lame duck, says Tsang

    Posted Apr 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is just one of the expected shake-ups after Leung takes over on July 1. Doubts have also been cast on the continuity of other policies, including the waste incinerator planned for Shek Kwu Chau, ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lam Job No 1 for Leung: replace Yau Now that the Legislative Council's environment panel has voted down funding for the proposed incinerator at Shek Kwu Chau, one of Leung ... It has allowed our air quality to deteriorate and wasted millions planning a giant incinerator that would have worsened air pollution and trashed an area of unspoilt countryside. There has been ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted May 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kwu Chau incinerator has shown, green issues for these big projects are not going to be pushed aside quite so easily in future. Tsang speech out of this world Our Financial Secretary John ...

  9. I won't be deterred, vows green crusader

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... prompted the withdrawal of three environmental assessment reports: the MTR Corp's Sha Tin-Central railway project, the planned waste incinerator on an artificial island off Shek Kwu Chau, ...

  10. Return of the district officer 'warlords'

    Posted May 14th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... to district councillors and local figures for support on 'local issues'. These include a new incinerator in Tuen Mun, socio-economic problems in Tin Shui Wai, and conservation projects ...




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