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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Chinese demand for Indonesian coal increases despite pollution fears

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by Eric Ng

    ... in Indonesia with mainland China as one of its top markets, aims to raise output and sales by 30 per cent despite slowing Chinese consumption because of rising demand for less polluting coal. Ng ... tonnes in 2012 and 35.7 million tonnes in 2011. Despite the lower heating value, most of the coal imported from Indonesia is blended with domestic coal to reduce pollutants. Agritrade ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1548271/chinese-demand-indonesian-coal-increases-despite-pollution
  2. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Proposed giant tidal plant for mainland China is far-off dream

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... to harness clean renewable energy to help fight air pollution shrouding major cities such as Beijing. "Mass commercialisation of tidal power is very far away, maybe it will happen by 2050," ... to enhance energy security and tackle pollution, but the cost-competitiveness thus far is highly doubtful." The mainland relies on pollution-prone fossil fuels, especially coal, for 90 per cent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1556881/proposed-giant-tidal-plant-mainland-china-far-dream
  3. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    Sino-Dutch consortium spends up on feasibility study for tidal energy

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 03:18am by Eric Ng

    ... impact assessed. It has the potential to help China lessen its dependence on foreign suppliers and increase production of clean energy to help cut air pollution. But even if it passes economic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1556929/sino-dutch-consortium-spends-feasibility-study-tidal-energy
  4. 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 as city cleans up polluted air Higher electricity bills are in store no matter which of two proposals disclosed yesterday is adopted by the government as part of efforts to clean up ...

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

    US plan on carbon emissions needs rest of the world to follow

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 01:30am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Washington US president warned ambitious American effort to reduce carbon pollution will have little effect if rest of the world refuses to follow U.S. told taking lead ... efficiency- give the US something to show in Paris next year where a conference is planned to negotiate an international agreement on carbon pollution. Were US emissions cut to zero, "global ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1524060/us-plan-carbon-emissions-needs-rest-world-follow
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong split over whether to import more power from mainland China

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 02:54am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... hours by 2023- 16 per cent more than in 2012. The city began to publicly explore energy options after deciding that in the next decade it would phase out polluting coal-fired plants, which ... was already paying a heavy price for its thirst for energy. He noted that the health ministry has said more than 300,000 people on the mainland die each year from air pollution, much of it attributed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1535230/hong-kong-split-over-whether-import-more-power-mainland-china
  7. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    State Grid to invite private capital to build electric-car charging stations

    Posted May 28th 2014, 01:00am by Kwong Man-ki

    ... a decisive role in the economy. Despite the government's efforts to promote the use of electric vehicles and curb pollution, one of the obstacles has been a lack of charging stations. Zhu said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1520186/state-grid-invite-private-capital-build-electric-car
  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    United PV to spend 10b yuan to triple solar farm capacity

    Posted May 14th 2014, 01:20am by BLOOM

    ... and the acquisitions may also include 100MW of projects overseas. United Photovoltaics is increasing spending on solar farms as worsening air pollution adds to pressure on the central government to declare war ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1511496/united-pv-spend-10b-yuan-triple-solar-farm-capacity
  9. Lifestyle - Technology - ENERGY

    Technology has slashed CLP power generation emissions since 1990

    Posted Mar 09th 2014, 04:02am by RICK TRUSCOTT

    ... Rick Truscott Switch to nuclear and gas power, and fitting scrubbers to coal-fired plant, brought 80pc cut in pollution since 1990 as output soared How CLP slashed emissions from its power plants Hong Kong has a global reputation as a dynamic, power-hungry city with a growing carbon footprint and sometimes eye-wateringly high levels of air pollution. The impact of pollution ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1443662/technology-has-slashed-clp-power-generation-emissions-1990
  10. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Cost of importing power from China should be Hong Kong's first consideration, says CLP boss

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:14am by Eric Ng

    ... and Shenzhen. CLP would like more flexibility in the options that have been tabled so far to ensure reliability, pollution-control and affordability objectives, she said. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1507828/cost-importing-power-mainland-should-be-hong-kongs-first

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