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  1. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China leading world in renewable energy investments

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 01:14am by Sophie Yu

    ... projects and red tape threaten to curb spending growth. Investment in new renewable power capacity is seen averaging at more than US$230 billion annually worldwide in the run-up to 2020, compared ... a Shanghai-based analyst at Bocom International. "Beijing is firmly supporting new energy development," Sun said. "One of the main reasons, especially in northern China, is to fight ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1581600/china-leading-world-renewable-energy-investments
  2. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    State firms seek tech help to tap China shale gas

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:33am by Eric Ng, BIEN PEREZ

    ... appraisal and development of new shale plays." He estimated the mainland's oil and gas majors might spend up to US$10 billion a year until 2020 on this. PetroChina has not announced ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1580452/state-firms-seek-tech-help-tap-china-shale-gas
  3. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Solar project fails as Australian government reviews clean energy

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 01:34am by BLOOM

    ... to intensify the power of the sun, would have been three times larger than any currently commissioned projects, data showed. Australia has assigned Dick Warburton, a former Reserve Bank of Australia ... to a statement from Solar Systems, a unit of New South Wales-based Silex, and the Australian Renewable Energy Agency. Funding for A$75 million (HK$539.15 million) of conditional support from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1577225/solar-project-fails-australian-government-reviews-clean-energy
  4. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Trader Arcadia unbowed by CFTC oil-rigging deal

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 03:28pm by Reuters

    ... 100 spread across over half a dozen offices worldwide. The business was scaled back after a strategic review at the start of last year, at a time when global commodity trading profits from New ... not expect restrictions agreed with the US Commodities Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to disrupt its new strategy focused mainly on trading US-based crude, said Paul Adams, chief executive ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1567617/trader-arcadia-unbowed-cftc-oil-rigging-deal
  5. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Coal prices set to stay low on mainland China for next 12 months

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:01am by Eric Ng

    ... power-station coal by 4 per cent to US$74 a tonne, next year's by 7 per cent to US$78 and that of 2016 by 11 per cent to US$82, saying "coal markets are awash with coal at a time of soft demand". "But falling new mine investment [in Australia and Indonesia] should mean tighter supply and better prices in 2016 and 2017," it said in a research report. The two nations ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1575682/coal-prices-set-stay-low-mainland-china-next-12-months
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Smaller rise in power rates next year, says CLP

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 04:06am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Smaller rise in CLP power rates as coal prices fall More than two million power users in the New Territories and Kowloon can expect a smaller tariff ... tariffs for five years until 2018. At the start of this year, CLP's power tariffs in Kowloon and the New Territories rose by 3.9 per cent to HK$1.10 per kilowatt-hour. Notwithstanding ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1573748/smaller-rise-power-rates-next-year-says-clp
  7. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Gas distributors fall on imminent price increase

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 11:24am by Eric Ng

    ... time passing on the costs this time around. “The city gas sector corrected by 10 per cent following the [price] hike in July last year but recovered on the back of [an over 95 per cent] pass-through to end-users,” they said. “A similar success rate may not be warranted this time with weaker industrial demand.” They noted industrial natural gas demand grew only 9 per cent year on year ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1572706/gas-distributors-fall-imminent-price-increase
  8. Business - Companies - ENERGY

    Cathay Pacific invests in biofuel developer to meet carbon-neutral growth targets

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 04:51pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... of sustainable aviation fuel over 10 years. The fuel would be supplied in "a few years' time", it said. Fuel is the most significant cost for any airline and it accounted for 39 per cent ... in converting municipal solid waste into low-carbon diesel and jet fuel. It said Cathay shared its plan to bring "a whole new source of sustainable fuel to the airline industry" that had 80 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1568342/cathay-pacific-invests-biofuel-developer-meet-carbon-neutral
  9. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    Beijing raises natural gas prices by 16pc

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 04:59pm by Eric Ng

    ... and gradual price adjustments,” the commission said in a statement on its web-site. The last time it increased prices in July last year, it said prices will be gradually raised over three years so ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1572142/beijing-raises-natural-gas-prices-16pc
  10. Business - Commodities - ENERGY

    China's power producers recoup past losses on economic shifts

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:31pm by Eric Ng

    ... or less since 2008, compared with 10 to 20 per cent in the previous five years. Coal-fired power capacity made up 39 per cent of new plant additions last year, down from 71 per cent in 2008, ... and coal supply soared after years of consolidation of existing mines, new mine construction and railway extensions, the price of the benchmark 5,500 kilocalories power-station coal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/commodities/article/1568203/generators-shares-rise-speculation-cuts-power-price-will-be

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