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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Shek Kwu Chau incinerator smells even before it starts

    Posted Oct 31st 2014, 06:04am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn The controversial Shek Kwu Chau incinerator is due to be considered by the Legislative Council's Finance Committee today, and it may be thwarted by filibustering. We have argued at length over the past few years that Hong Kong does not need a behemoth like this and there are alternative ways of dealing with waste that are cheaper and cleaner. But for reasons ...

  2. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Is the Shek Kwu Chau incinerator the best solution for Hong Kong?

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:26am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Is the Shek Kwu Chau incinerator the best solution for Hong Kong? Assistant Director of Environmental Protection Elvis Au has a letter in today's South China Morning Post ... Shek Kwu Chau incinerator. His beef with Lai See is that we have suggested as an alternative technology plasma gasification, rather than the moving grate technology to be used ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Shek Kwu Chau incinerator will threaten 'vulnerable' finless porpoises

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:33am by LETTERS

    ... Shek Kwu Chau incinerator will threaten porpoises I wonder how many legislators that are on the Legco public works subcommittee for the integrated waste management facility and who approved its funding on Tuesday have been to South Lantau and to Shek Kwu Chau to see the majestic Indo-Pacific finless porpoises? A few months ago I was privileged and overawed to see many ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Funding request for HK$18b Shek Kwu Chau incinerator gets go-ahead

    Posted May 27th 2014, 12:37pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... in an attempt to filibuster controversial plans for an incinerator. Funding requests for the incinerator at Shek Kwu Chau, extensions to the Tseung Kwan O and Ta Kwu Ling landfills and a feasibility ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Artificial island near Shek Kwu Chau best site for incinerator

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:51am by LETTERS

    ... SCMP Editorial Artificial island near Shek Kwu Chau best site for incinerator The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers generally supports the government's proposed environmental ... integrated waste management facility to reduce solid waste. We also support the adoption of this technology for the waste management facility at an artificial island near Shek Kwu Chau. This modern ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Shek Kwu Chau waste incinerator location a ‘non-issue’, says Dutch delegation

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 11:14am by Ernest Kao

    ... of the Netherlands’ book and not pay compensation to residents living near the site of the planned HK$18.2 billion garbage incinerator in Shek Kwu Chau, according to a Dutch delegation. Herman Huisman, senior ... there is no Nimby.” Environment secretary Wong Kam-sing said earlier this month that there might be no need to compensate people near the planned 3,000-tonne Shek Kwu Chau facility, as it was a non-issue ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Shek Kwu Chau the wrong site for incinerator

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:30am

    ... Shek Kwu Chau is the wrong site to build a new mega-incinerator The Environmental Protection Department repeatedly resorts to incomplete and misleading information in its efforts to foist on Hong Kong a mega-incinerator to be built on the pristine island of Shek Kwu Chau. The latest example occurred during a so-called public "consultation" in Cheung Chau earlier ...

  8. Comment - Letters

    Shek Kwu Chau chosen as site for incinerator after exhaustive process

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 12:12am

    ... Incinerator site was chosen after clear and exhaustive process I refer to the letter from Tom Yam ("Shek Kwu Chau is the worst site to build a new mega incinerator", December ... study was to identify two sites for the conduct of environmental impact assessment (EIA). The artificial island near Shek Kwu Chau and the Tsang Tsui Ash Lagoon were identified as potential ...

  9. Comment - Letters

    Sticking with Shek Kwu Chau incinerator as best option

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 12:33am

    ... Why Shek Kwu Chau incinerator is still the best option available I wish to respond to the letters by Mary Melville on the disposal of food waste (" Environment-friendly fix makes ... facilities using anaerobic digestion as the core technology. The modern thermal waste-to-energy plant to be built near Shek Kwu Chau to deal with municipal solid waste (MSW) will be designed to meet ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Islanders' bid to halt Shek Kwu Chau incinerator fails

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 08:38pm by Austin Chiu and Ada Lee

    ... Austin Chiu and Ada Lee Court throws out all arguments of challenge to plan to build a HK$15b waste incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau near dolphin habitat Islander loses bid to block burner ... HK$15 billion incinerator on Shek Kwu Chau, which is near an important marine habitat for finless porpoises. He claimed the environmental impact assessment conducted for the project was flawed. ...




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