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  1. Business - China Business - ENERGY

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

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

    ... said Lin Boqiang of the Xiamen University Centre for China Energy Economics Research. "Mainland research institutions may be looking into its feasibility out of our nation's desire ... it could be re-activated depending on the outcome of the economic assessment, Steijn said. The dam itself would be controversial due to its sheer length, given concerns it would disrupt shipping ...

  2. 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 ... in order to be economically viable," Rob Steijn, one of the inventors of the technology whose feasibility is being studied for the proposed mainland projects, told the South China Moring Post. ...

  3. 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

    ... The city currently keeps a 30-day strategic reserve supply of fuel oil, which is managed by the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department. The Reserve Commodities Ordinance, which covers rice, ...

  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China's stockpiling keeping crude above US$100

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 01:58pm by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Beijing Record imports in April highlights efforts to create a strategic reserve against backdrop of supply risks and regional disputes, analysts say China's ... The country imported a record volume in April as it emulates steps taken by the United States in the 1970s to create a strategic petroleum reserve, government data shows. President Xi Jinping ...

  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    CNOOC defends oil rig's operation off Vietnam coast

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

    ... of the rig in May 2012, Wang described the vessel- capable of operating at a depth of 3,000 metres- as a "strategic weapon" that would "safeguard the interests" of China's marine resources and territorial waters. Vietnam says the rig is operating within its exclusive economic zone and continental shelf as defined by the United Nations convention. CNOOC's ...

  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

    ... the local option. Over the past three months, the import option has been strongly opposed by HK Electric and some engineering and economic experts, who question the reliability of mainland supply. ...

  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

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

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

    ... countries to forgo the benefits of cheap coal power and economic growth will not be easy. But the power plant rules- along with other Obama initiatives, such as convincing carmakers to improve fuel ... emissions would continue to increase," said Robert Stavins, director of Harvard University's Environmental Economics Programme. "So, the direct impacts of the new power plant rules ...

  8. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Mongolia mining reforms target US$1b investment

    Posted May 30th 2014, 01:10am by BLOOM

    ... mineral-dependent economy. As recently as 2011, its economic growth rate was a world-beating 17.5 per cent. That moderated to 11.7 per cent last year, amid a collapse in foreign investment that has continued this year. The government last month embarked on a 100-day programme to improve economic performance through dozens of measures to boost investment and cut imports. Replacing ...

  9. News - China - ENERGY

    China, Russia sign historic natural gas supply deal worth US$400b after decade of talks

    Posted May 21st 2014, 05:51pm by Teddy Ng

    ... security alliances with China's neighbours. Xi called for the forum's scope to be expanded to cover the whole of Asia, and for the establishment of a defence dialogue among member states ...

  10. News - World - ENERGY

    Russia's Inter RAO considers building power plant to sell electricity to China

    Posted May 27th 2014, 01:48am by Reuters

    ... electricity to China in a sign of strengthening economic and political ties between the two countries. Boris Kovalchuk, head of the Russian power monopoly, said it would examine the cost and timetable ... the economics of the project," Kovalchuk said. ...




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