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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong needs reserves of natural gas and more energy sources: lawmaker

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 11:10am by Ernest Kao

    ... for public consultation. Its consultation paper put forward two options, which boiled down to boosting local gas-fired generation capacity to 60 per cent or importing 30 per cent of the city’s energy ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543439/hong-kong-needs-reserves-natural-gas-and-more-energy-sources-lawmaker
  2. 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

    ... Delta. Three months ago, the government's Environment Bureau asked the public to pick the best energy plan to supply Hong Kong's projected electricity consumption of 50 billion kilowatt 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 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1535230/hong-kong-split-over-whether-import-more-power-mainland-china
  3. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Public demands more information about energy plans from government

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:39pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Bureau is under pressure to provide more information about its two controversial proposals for the city’s future energy mix, after energy experts and the public complained of not being able ... electricity demand. Both plans are undergoing public consultation until mid-June. Critics of the import option have questioned how reliable the supply would be and what impact it would have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1510583/public-demands-more-information-about-energy-plans-government
  4. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Old flats get priority in CLP's green-energy fund

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:48am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... only if they had owners' corporations or some form of residents' group, because the projects would be carried out in collectively owned public spaces. Buildings that are at least 20 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1531037/old-flats-get-priority-clps-green-energy-fund
  5. 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

    ... had been gradually allowing more private investment in monopolised industries, but the opening up of utilities would remain limited because of public interest concerns. Utilities industries ...

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

    CNOOC defends oil rig's operation off Vietnam coast

    Posted May 24th 2014, 01:52am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com CNOOC defends oil rig's operation off Vietnam coast CNOOC chairman Wang Yilin says the company's exploration activity in South China Sea waters near Vietnam is authorised by Beijing and is not in disputed territory. Wang also says the company is open to co-investment in disputed areas. In his first public comments on the controversial project, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1519199/cnooc-defends-oil-rigs-operation-vietnam-coast
  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Fok slams power import proposal

    Posted May 16th 2014, 01:05am by Eric Ng

    ... Public consultation on the import option and an alternative to almost triple gas-fired power's contribution to total demand will end on June 18. CLP Holdings, the sole power supplier ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1512993/fok-slams-power-import-proposal
  8. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Vegetable farmer's bright idea for cheaper electricity

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Ernest Kao

    ... the government that an increase in electricity demand will force prices to rise. In March, with support from CLP Power's public education fund, Ngai installed a set of concentrated photovoltaic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1504309/vegetable-farmers-bright-idea-cheaper-electricity
  9. News - China - ENERGY

    Petrochina sparks protests after tightening rules on hiring workers' children

    Posted Apr 30th 2014, 05:34pm by Angela Meng

    ... Petrochina automatically guaranteed employment for their workers’ degree-holding children. However, such recruitment policies are synonymous with state-owned enterprises, not publicly listed ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1500820/petrochina-sparks-protests-after-tightening-rules-hiring-workers-degree
  10. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Experts split over 'trust issue' in city's fuel-mix debate

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 06:05am by CHEUNG CH-FAI

    ... believed there was technology available to prevent a knock-on effect from a power failure. He said the public had so far been driven by reliability fears because "they either did not have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1498500/experts-split-over-trust-issue-citys-fuel-mix-debate

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