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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong's heating up, and it's not global warming

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... and geo-informatics department, said yesterday. "These are not high-rise areas; they are high-density areas where the buildings are older and there's not so much space between them." ... climate models, weather station data and planning data into their temperature projection models for the city. They also made use of thermal satellite imaging from the US space agency Nasa's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1541997/hong-kongs-heating-and-its-not-global-warming
  2. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    The futuristic vertical farms that could solve Hong Kong's space shortage

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:00am by SOFIA MITRA-THAKUR

    ... and Hong Kong grow and space for farming rapidly runs out, governments are looking for the answer to the question of how they will feed swelling ranks of people. With little land suitable ... a predominant verticality and a lack of buildable space, it could be interesting to reinterpret this verticality and propose this new type of vertical farming on the city's outskirts Spanish ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1290683/futuristic-vertical-farms-could-solve-hong-kongs-space-shortage
  3. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    US joins island nations in creating vast Pacific Ocean sanctuary

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 09:54pm by AFP

    ... of food and economic growth," Obama warned. He won support from Hollywood actor DiCaprio, an avid diver, who said his love for the oceans had led him to explore underwater worlds. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1535698/us-joins-island-nations-creating-vast-pacific-ocean-sanctuary
  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hong Kong sets aside HK$1 billion for landfill reclamation drive

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:43am by Jessie Lau

    ... Jessie Lau jessie.lau@scmp.com Minister has landfill reclamation in his sights As the environment minister hoped for a bullseye at the archery range, elsewhere in Ngau Chi Wan Park some elderly folk were doing exercises and children skipped happily. But this open space in the heart of the crowded residential district of Wong Tai Sin was not always so serene. In its former life ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1536416/hong-kong-sets-aside-hk1-billion-landfill-reclamation-drive
  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ENVIRONMENT

    Environmentalist calls for help building online database of Hong Kong's wildlife

    Posted May 27th 2014, 09:50am by AUDREY SZE

    ... I was when I first took off to Africa. My parents are good at hiding their worries." Taking the opportunity to explore nature trails that she had only heard about, Chor also found fresh ... to start Hong Kong Explorer's Initiative- a crowd-based campaign to build an online database on local wildlife. The idea is to encourage the public to explore Hong Kong's countryside- 75 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1519668/laurel-chor-building-online-database-hong-kongs-native
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Decision on Hong Kong’s ‘last resort’ landfill, incinerator plans put on hold again

    Posted May 07th 2014, 01:14pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... O landfill and raising the fee for dumping construction waste there. The landfill extension is estimated to cost HK$1.9 billion, providing an additional 6.5 million cubic metres of space. The HK$18 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1506542/decision-last-resort-waste-plans-put-hold-again
  7. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Toxic air fears over PLA warships moored in Victoria Harbour

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... be rezoned from public open space to military use when it secures approval from the Executive Council later this year, despite a public outcry. Professor Anthony Hedley, the public health specialist ... Despite thousands of letters of objection, the government secured approval from the Town Planning Board in February to rezone the dock area of 0.3 hectares from open space to military use, ending ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1501144/pla-dock-plan-stokes-concern-over-pollution
  8. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China's 'eco-cities' struggle for traction

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:37pm by GDN

    ... are at least half an hour away by car. He loves the relatively clean air and the personal space. But he has his complaints. By the time the city is complete, probably in 2020, it should accommodate ... well-stocked produce stalls. The massive space echoed like a gymnasium. At one of the city's three schools, the red-brick Ivy Mi Kindergarten and Primary School, office manager Xu Wenjiao stood ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1483122/chinas-eco-cities-struggle-traction
  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Lantau cows' relocation scheme 'as stressful as interplanetary travel': campaigners

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 03:28am by Ernest Kao

    ... than a dozen kilometres from Chong Hing into Pak Lap and elsewhere. Lau said this was not due to stress or an inability to find food, but to a natural curiosity that led them to explore ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1458621/lantau-cows-relocation-scheme-stressful-interplanetary-travel
  10. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China will use ‘iron fist’ against pollution, Premier Li Keqiang vows

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 01:36pm by Li Jing

    ... services will bring economic benefits to areas dedicated to environmental protection. The change of wording from “exploring” to “pushing forward” such a system shows that the State Council ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1447728/china-will-use-iron-fist-against-pollution-premier-li-keqiang-vows

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