• Friday
  • October 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:24pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 3644 for united states

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Inferno prompts state of emergency

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Red Bluff, California Inferno prompts state of emergency California Governor Jerry Brown has declared a state of emergency in three Northern California counties after a wildfire ... and Manton. More than 3,000 people have been forced to flee their homes in Tehama and Shasta counties, about 200 kilometres north of the state capital, Sacramento, although evacuation orders were ...

  2. Greens' united voice shifts policy in right direction

    Posted Jun 17th 2004, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Ray Cheung continues his series on the Nujiang dam project, which is angering environmentalists and China's neighbours The mainland's fractured green movement has united ... and encourage recycling. But now, we have united to make our voices heard like never before,' said Wang Yongchen, of the Beijing-based Green Earth Volunteers group. Ms Wang has helped organise ...

  3. CLP's Australian unit powers rise in revenue

    Posted Oct 20th 2010, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Revenue of its Australian unit, TRUenergy, soared 35.8 per cent to HK$19.2 billion as a gas plant in Victoria state was commissioned and fed strong demand between June and August. The core Hong ...

  4. CLP unit plans two gas-fired plants in Australia

    Posted Oct 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... high-efficiency gas-fired power stations in Queensland to meet demand in the northeastern Australian state in the next 10 years. Each of the planned stations, which will use open-cycle or combined-cycle ...

  5. State to close 31 GW at small power plants

    Posted Feb 05th 2009, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Securities News as saying during the meeting. Large modern plants utilise more efficient technology. For example, the 1 GW generation units installed at Huaneng Power International's Yuhuan ... Energy efficiency enhancement in the power sector, which contributes three-quarters of energy production, is key to attaining the country's goal to cut energy consumption per unit ...

  6. China Minmetals may be planning to launch IPO for rare-earth unit

    Posted Nov 04th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... less than 90,000 yuan (HK$104,300) a tonne, compared with 200,000 yuan- the price needed for resumption of the United States' largest mine in California that shut in 2000- he said prices ... Eric Ng China Minmetals Corp, the nation's largest metals trader, is reportedly planning to float its China Minmetals Rare Earth unit after prices of the strategic minerals soared ...

  7. News - World - ENVIRONMENT

    US aquariums look to catch and import wild whales from Russia

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by MCT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Orlando In the first move in two decades, a marine park group proposes importing 18 belugas taken from Russia, upsetting anti-captivity activists Outrage over wild whale plan in U.S. For the first time in many years, a consortium of U ...

  8. China Power unit targets sixfold rise in capacity

    Posted Aug 27th 2010, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... Eric Ng China Power New Energy Development, the company chaired by former premier Li Peng's daughter Li Xiaolin, has set an ambitious target of raising production capacity sixfold in the next five years. The unit of state-owned electricity major China Power Investment Group aims to have more than 3,000 megawatt (MW) of generation capacity by 2012 and 6,000 MW by the end ...

  9. China Everbright unit secures waste project

    Posted Jan 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Xiaoping, the chief executive of China Everbright International. The company, a unit of state-backed conglomerate China Everbright Holdings, has so far pledged 7.3 billion yuan (HK$8.3 billion) ...

  10. China National Offshore absorbs distribution unit

    Posted Jun 07th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... of the government's strategy to reduce the number of state-owned enterprises and bolster competitiveness. The combination will strengthen China National Offshore's capability in chemicals distribution, a missing link in the oil major's supply chain as it seeks to become a fully-integrated energy and chemical company. State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission had transferred ...




SCMP.com Account