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  1. News - China - ENERGY

    Inland nuclear plant restart to help provinces

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 05:18am by Toh Han Shih, Mimi Lau

    ... reported. Beijing suspended approvals for all nuclear power plants shortly after the Fukushima nuclear disaster in Japan on March 11, 2011, pending the outcome of a nationwide inspection of nuclear ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1481387/inland-nuclear-plant-restart-help-provinces
  2. News - World - ENERGY

    New biofuel production method may not require crops at all

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 09:29pm by Reuters

    ... by Stanford University chemist Matthew Kanan described the new method in research published in the journal Nature. Kanan said a prototype device could be ready in two to three years, enabling ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1474201/new-biofuel-production-method-may-not-require-crops-all
  3. News - China - ENERGY

    Chinese scientists urged to develop new thorium nuclear reactors by 2024

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:42pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... They would also probably face opposition from sections of the Chinese public after the nuclear disaster at Fukushima in Japan and also from some senior officials with interests in the coal industry ... of how to use thorium. "We are still in the dark about the physical and chemical nature of thorium in many ways," said Li. "There are so many problems to deal with but so little ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1452011/chinese-scientists-urged-develop-new-thorium-nuclear-reactors-2024
  4. News - World - ENERGY

    Giant solar plane unveiled ahead of round-the-world bid

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 09:28pm by AP

    ... layers, and "if it's partly cloudy during the day we can cope with that as well", Borschberg said. The solitary nature of the flight could be a problem. But adding a second seat ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1474203/giant-solar-plane-unveiled-ahead-round-world-bid
  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Russia close to reaching gas supply deal with China

    Posted Apr 10th 2014, 01:01am by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Moscow Gazprom hopes to sign supply contract next month that will include building a pipeline Russia close to reaching gasdeal with China Russia yesterday said it was close to signing a deal to sell natural gas to China, a long-sought agreement which President Vladimir Putin could hold up to show Western sanctions over Crimea cannot isolate his country. The deal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1472382/russia-close-reaching-gas-supply-deal-china
  6. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Falling margin fails to hold back ENN Energy's expansion plans

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 05:27am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Hebei-based firm hopes to further expand its vehicular natural-gas refilling station network amid a trend to switch to cleaner-burning fuel Falling margin fails to deter ENN ENN Energy, one of the mainland's largest city piped-gas distributors, has planned further expansion of its vehicular natural-gas refilling station network to capture business ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1461280/falling-margin-fails-hold-back-enn-energys-expansion-plans
  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Gas sales growth eyed by Beijing Enterprises

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 01:20am by Eric Ng

    ... after profit rise Beijing Enterprises Holdings, the Hong Kong-listed natural gas distribution arm of the Beijing municipal government, said it is targeting faster gas sales growth this year, ... Vehicular gas distribution is also a future growth driver, he said. The municipality government plans to raise the number of compressed natural gas refilling stations to 197 from 32 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1462052/gas-sales-growth-eyed-beijing-enterprises
  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Husky bullish on gas exploration potential in South China Sea

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:45am by Eric Ng

    ... of Husky Energy, which discovered the mainland's first major deep-sea natural gas field, said yesterday. Analysts say drilling has been limited by the availability of drilling rigs and high ... by Li Ka-shing and conglomerate Hutchison Whampoa, said on Monday its Liwan natural gas project, discovered about 300 kilometres southeast of Hong Kong in 2006, had just started commercial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1462735/husky-bullish-gas-exploration-potential-south-china-sea
  9. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Former oil tycoon plans comeback in Canada

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 01:35am by Reuters

    ... and has set up a firm to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant in Stewart, a tiny port on the northwest coast. "I am fascinated by natural gas … the project we're planning is similar ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1452673/former-oil-tycoon-plans-comeback-canada
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Power bills set to rise as Hong Kong cleans up polluted air

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 02:15pm by Cheung Chi-fai and Ernest Kao

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Ernest Kao Government suggests buying more mainland electricity or using more natural gas for local production, but both will see costs double Power bills set to rise ... in terms of capital expenditure, while the local option might expose Hong Kong more to global natural gas price fluctuations. Environment Secretary Wong Kam-sing said the government would ensure ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1452393/city-sets-sights-two-options-meet-rising-energy-demands

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