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  1. News - China

    New study shows dramatic fall in number of rivers in China

    Posted Mar 27th 2013, 02:04pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Landmark census reveals new statistics about mainland’s water resources The number of rivers in China with catchment areas of at least 100 square kilometres has dropped by more than 50 per cent compared with 60 years ago, a landmark survey on national water resources reveals. China’s Ministry of Water Resources on Tuesday released its first ever ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1200961/new-study-shows-dramatic-fall-number-rivers-china
  2. News - China - ENERGY

    Between a desert and a dry place: Beijing's green projects drain scarce water resources

    Posted Nov 24th 2013, 06:32am by Li Jing

    ... could drain already scarce water resources in the country's drylands in the northwest, eroding land and causing more sandstorms. "If water depletion continues … not only will the local ... at the US-based World Resources Institute (WRI), says. To make things worse, the coal-abundant northwest, where the gas projects are based, already experiences chronic water shortages. Five provinces- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1363990/between-desert-and-dry-place-beijings-green-projects-drain-scarce-water
  3. News - China - ENVIRONMENT

    China seeks solution to providing clean drinking water supplies

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 05:06pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Officials and scientists investigating how to dealing with infected drinking water supplies, with wholesale pipe replacement and adding chemicals to deal with micro-organism build up Large colonies of micro-organisms – some capable of causing serious disease – have been discovered inside pipelines carrying drinking water to homes in most major mainland cities, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1486936/china-seeks-solution-providing-clean-drinking-water-supplies
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's water resources going down the drain

    Posted Jul 26th 2013, 12:00am by SU LIU

    ... Su Liu Su Liu says the government must raise conservation awareness and take measures to minimise waste of the city's precious water resources Down the drain The Environment Bureau ... resources after use and become a more sustainable society. However, the blueprint does not include the most critical and recyclable resource of all - our limited water resources. According ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1290553/hong-kongs-water-resources-going-down-drain
  5. Technological innovation unlocks promise of resource

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:07pm by Reports by Laleh Larijani, Michelle Phillips, Emmanuelle Stahler and Jessica Ryan

    ... NOx emissions in half during test trials. It is now rolling out flue gas recirculation on a commercial basis. To reduce the amount of water required to make steam, the company has also developed the blowdown boiler. A typical boiler turns about 80 per cent of its feedwater into steam. By running the leftover water, known as blowdown water, through a secondary boiler, Cenovus has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1434105/technological-innovation-unlocks-promise-resource
  6. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    City must reduce reliance on Dongjiang water, John Tsang says

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Stuart Lau

    ... demand for the resource, Tsang wrote in his weekly blog post yesterday. "While Hong Kong's drinking water supply is currently stable, residents easily overlook the risk concerning ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com 'Reduce reliance on Guangdong water' Seawater desalination is an important future source of water supply for Hong Kong, Financial Secretary John ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1461148/city-must-reduce-reliance-dongjiang-water-john-tsang-says
  7. News - Hong Kong - ON SECOND THOUGHT

    Creating opportunities takes resources

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 03:23am by Paul Yip

    ... Paul Yip Siu-fai Offering everyone a chance to realise their goals would be preferable to budget sweeteners Creating opportunities takes resources Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah ... in his policy address, and we would like to see the financial secretary allocate sufficient resources towards achieving the goals. Tsang also referred to estimates reached by a working group ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1436475/creating-opportunities-takes-resources
  8. PBAHB Group shares sustainable water supply management experience

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 04:52pm by Reports by Elaine Deng, Krystin Chu, Stacey Johnson, Khay Inn Poh and Jessica Ryan

    ... as a resource- and cost-conscious water operator, PBAPP supplies potable quality water at affordable tariffs, thereby enhancing Penang's quality of life and its competitive edge as a global ... of the future because water will always be essential for daily life. We need water, yet it is not valued as the precious resource that it is in many Asian communities. Inevitably, its value will grow ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1454065/pbahb-group-shares-sustainable-water-supply-management-experience
  9. Government seeks HK$227m to explore building artificial islands in Hong Kong’s central waters

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 06:35pm

    ... for developing artificial islands in other areas of the central waters in the longer term for accommodating other beneficial uses, with a view to releasing the scarce land resources in existing urban ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Massive reclamation projects would take pressure off scarce land resources The government is seeking HK$226.9 million to study the feasibility ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1451676/government-seeks-hk227m-explore-building-artificial-islands-hong-kongs-central
  10. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Scrap policy that gives free water to Hong Kong households, say experts

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 11:53am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... water 'a drain on resources' A decades-old policy that gives each household 36,000 litres of fresh water for free every year should be reviewed, experts advised ahead of World Water ... increasingly inclined towards dissent and protest. Dongjiang water resources advisory committee member Dr Man Chi-sum said the free-water policy should be kept as it could encourage users to save ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1453867/call-curb-flow-free-water-hong-kong-households

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