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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Green action urged at Kai Tak cruise terminal

    Posted Jan 19th 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Friends of the Earth demands pollution controls at Kai Tak terminal, due to attract larger ships Cruise terminal 'needs green policy' The government is being urged to impose emission controls and incentives to reduce pollution at the Kai Tak cruise terminal. Friends of the Earth has called on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Christine Loh offers time frame for cleaner fuel law for ocean vessels

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... for the government to introduce onshore electricity power facilities at the Kai Tak cruise terminal but a law requiring ocean-going vessels berthing at the city to use cleaner fuel can be in place next year at the earliest. Undersecretary for the Environment Christine Loh Kung-wai made these remarks at a forum yesterday when challenged by green activists about emission levels after the Kai Tak cruise terminal ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health - ENVIRONMENT

    Typhoon Kai-Tak helps clean up plastic pellets dumped by Vicente

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Kai-Tak rectified some of the damage done by Vicente, by washing another wave of plastic pellets ashore Second storm aids pellets clean-up One brought havoc, the other was a godsend. In an unusual twist, Typhoon Kai-Tak dumped a second wave of plastic pellets onto Hong Kong beaches, giving the army of volunteers who have toiled for weeks another ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong researchers develop flower that can withstand sub-zero temperatures

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 06:35pm by LO WEI

    ... researchers say. The team found that the ACBP6 protein, when present in large amounts in flowers of a small plant related to the Chinese vegetables choi sum and kai lan, protected them from freezing ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    10,000 households to take part in waste-charging pilot scheme

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:45pm by Ernest Kao

    ... and Tak Tin Estate in Lam Tin; and The Orchards in Quarry Bay. Three charging methods- weight by building, volume by building and volume by household- will be tested without any money actually ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Officials to defend Tseung Kwan O landfill clean-up

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 04:48am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... to retrofit their vehicles with covers and effluent tanks and no non-retrofitted trucks will be allowed into landfills in future. Officials are also searching for a Kai Tak site from where reusable ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    More Hong Kong buildings are going green: council

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Tin-cheung said Hong Kong would soon have even more green buildings, as the government was considering requiring the new developments in Kai Tak and West Kowloon to attain the second highest level ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    From unwanted bottles to useful bricks

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... have been put to use in redeveloping Kai Tak, and are often used to pave emergency vehicle access roads. "They can sustain the load of a fire truck," he says. As with most green ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Local businesses 'dragging heels over global warming'

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 05:54am by Ernest Kao

    ... executive Albert Lai Kwong-tak said. "If the business sector is slow to act, everyone in Hong Kong will suffer." The consultancy issued the city's first carbon performance report ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Observatory warns of increased floods and more powerful typhoons

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 11:29pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Sau-tak. Low-lying flood black spots such as San Tin and Shek Wu Wai in Yuen Long, and areas in Tai Po and North district, would be at higher risk of extreme flooding. By the end of the century, ...




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