• Monday
  • October 20, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:46pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 838 for martin lee

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Climate key issue for Wen at Asean talks

    Posted Nov 19th 2007, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee, Martin Zhou

    ... Klaudia Lee and Martin Zhou Premier Wen Jiabao arrived in Singapore yesterday for the Asean annual leaders' meeting and the East Asia Summit, with climate change, energy ... challenge for Asean. In a joint media briefing with Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Mr Wen said China hoped a solution to problems in Myanmar would be found through mediation ...

  2. Charges filed over dumping near reservoir

    Posted Apr 12th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong People who discarded construction waste near Shing Mun Reservoir have been charged with illegal dumping, officials revealed yesterday as they admitted the government ... legislator Lee Wing-tat, who was threatened by a man last month while removing some of the waste, said the situation was a 'mess'. 'Government departments, including lands ...

  3. Green turtle set free, a little fatter, healthier

    Posted Aug 07th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... A juvenile green turtle accidentally caught in a fishing net in Hong Kong waters nearly four months ago was returned to its natural habitat yesterday. The green turtle, which is one of the five species of sea turtles found in Hong Kong waters and protecte ...

  4. Complaints over lights double

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Complaints over lights have doubled, the environmental secretary revealed yesterday. Edward Yau Tang-wah said the number of light-pollution complaints was 82 last year, compared with 40 in 2007 and 35 in 2006. In view of energy wastage, the government would launch a consultancy study, exchange views with environmental protection groups, and assess the feasibility ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong airport rejigs air conditioning to save HK$5m a year

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com HK$20m project will make system more energy efficient and pay for itself in 4 years HK airport rejigs air conto save millions Hong Kong International Airport hopes to save around HK$5 million a year on its electricity bill after completing a HK$20 million project to make its air conditioning system more energy efficient. Ricky Leung Wing-kee, ...

  6. Festival revellers leave less rubbish

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... A new fine and a Sars-related civic sense reined in the litterbugs at the Mid-Autumn festivities Morning joggers were surprised to find parks and beaches much cleaner yesterday than expected on the day after the Mid-Autumn Festival. Normally, shorelines a ...

  7. Officials avoid pollution issue, says green group chief

    Posted Jul 15th 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... a brick wall. Mrs Ng, who is a member of the council, raised the topic in the wake of the discovery of 30,000 cubic metres of dioxin-contaminated soil at Cheoy Lee shipyard in Penny's Bay, ... the former shipyard operator will be asked to share the cost, but officials keep saying they are still seeking advice on an outstanding legal case with Cheoy Lee. Mrs Ng said she was disappointed ...

  8. Kwai Chung college gives green light to solar power

    Posted Jan 17th 2009, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee A secondary school in Kwai Chung is to go green and use solar energy to power lighting on two of its floors from April. Wong Shiu-hung, principal of the Kwai Chung Methodist College, said he expected the initiative to cut about 30 per cent of the school's electricity bill of more than HK$300,000 a year. 'I hope the project can be tied up with the studies ...

  9. Group aims to make healthy food cheaper

    Posted Jul 21st 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee A shop aiming to sell organic food and green products at cheaper prices has been opened in Wan Chai by a social service group. The shop, called Ground Works, in Kennedy Street, is St James' Settlement's first store selling organic food and green items. Goods on offer include staples such as organic rice and noodles, as well as organic soya milk and recycled ...

  10. Pollution fears spark outcry on refinery project

    Posted Feb 25th 2008, 12:00am by Klaudia Lee

    ... Klaudia Lee Lawmakers urge delay to huge Guangzhou oil plant construction The construction of a US$5 billion oil refinery near Guangzhou - said to be the largest joint venture on the mainland - is facing stiff opposition over concerns that it will aggravate air pollution in the Pearl River Delta. Guangdong People's Congress delegate Liu Yiling, who is also the director ...




SCMP.com Account