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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Green activists outraged at Apple Store's after-hours lighting

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... for tougher control over light nuisance. They say the absence of regulations governing light pollution in Hong Kong has opened the door to abuse. "It is outrageous for Apple to turn a blind eye ... of Hong Kong study found that the sky over the main shopping district in Tsim Sha Tsui could be the brightest in the world. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Chance of nuclear leaks 'very slim', expert says

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... has said. The City University president said Hong Kong should consider society's future welfare, safety issues and reliability when discussing the use of nuclear energy. "Hong Kong ... growing in Hong Kong after discoveries of safety issues at nuclear facilities in northern Asia. Last month, a plan to build a nuclear facility at Heshan, in the western Pearl River Delta ...

  3. 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

    ... and rising affluence, which has further increased demand for electricity. Professor Way Kuo, president of City University and a nuclear energy expert, asked whether Hong Kong should take power from ... suppliers," he said. Dr William Chung Siu-wai, an associate professor and energy policy expert at City University, said he backed the local option. He said it was immoral for Hong Kong to shrug off ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong to consider increasing electricity imports in energy mix consultation

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 06:34pm by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... to future power supply Hong Kong has to look for more sources of power from the mainland to help attain its emission-reduction goals, but substantial expansion of nuclear energy imports might be out ... will start later this month. Under that option, Hong Kong might in the long-term extend its connection to the Guangdong power grid or build dedicated power lines for direct electricity imports ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Green groups fear 'most dangerous' nuclear power plant on Hong Kong's doorstep

    Posted Sep 05th 2013, 12:00am by Ernest Kao

    ... Bureau said the plant was too far away to have any impact on Hong Kong. Chieng Ching-chang, a visiting professor at City University's department of mechanical and biomedical engineering, ... doorstep A nuclear power plant being built just 130 kilometres away from Hong Kong was yesterday labelled by green groups the "most dangerous nuclear power plant in the world". The plant ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Hong Kong deserves role in nuclear reactor risk management, experts say

    Posted Jan 09th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com As a nuclear power consumer, the city should have a say in risk management at the facilities HK role urged in atomic plant safety Hong Kong should ... but we can still offer ideas and solutions on how to minimise risks," Chieng said. "As a big user of the nuclear energy, Hong Kong should have a say [on nuclear safety and risks ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    China must be factor in review of Hong Kong's electricity scheme

    Posted Jun 15th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... power producers, and better integrates the Hong Kong grid with that of Guangdong. Professor Woo Chi-keung, an energy economist and acting head of Baptist University's department ... in mainland’ Mainland factors will weigh for the first time in the next review of the regulation scheme that covers Hong Kong's power firms. Deputy environment minister Christine Loh Kung-wai said ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    Experts split over 'trust issue' in city's fuel-mix debate

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 06:05am by CHEUNG CH-FAI

    ... Energy-mix experts split over 'trust issue' Experts are deeply divided over Hong Kong's energy future. Dr Chung Chi-yung, of the Polytechnic University's electrical engineering department, believes that the electricity-importing idea "makes no sense for Hong Kong". Rather, he said, mainland supply could be used as an emergency backup. "It takes a lot ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENERGY

    LNG 'not the best transport fuel choice for Hong Kong'

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 06:21am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... the government concluded five years ago that the fuel had little future in Hong Kong. The "Introducing Natural Gas/Liquefied Petroleum Gas Buses and Heavy Vehicles Feasibility Study Report" ... the population to minimise risks. Unlike the LNG refilling stations in Shenzhen, which have above-ground tanks, the report said Hong Kong's fuel tanks should be installed underground and have ...

  10. Business - China Business - ENERGY

    China Gas pays $1.63b yuan for gas unit of Beijing Enterprises

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 10:31am

    ... billion), according to a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange on Thursday. China Gas said it will finance the deal by paying its shares, which are valued at HK$13.84 apiece, or a 1.4 per cent discount from Wednesday’s closing price of 14.04. At 10 am in Hong Kong, shares of China Gas surged more than 5 per cent to HK$14.8, while Beijing Enterprises stock dropped slightly by 0.7 per cent ...




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