The use of renewable energy sources could be more substantial after a breakthrough invention was found to stabilise the voltage of power systems with a renewable power supply.Thursday, 10 January, 2013, 4:34am
CLP Power will expand trials of smart meters in customers' homes this year in an effort to improve electricity consumption management.10 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
The latest energy buzzword, smart grid, has many in the power sector and green energy world talking. The pitch for smart grids goes something like this: as the next generation of power grids, they provide enormous opportunities to improve energy distribution and usage to benefit suppliers and end users.25 Oct 2010 - 12:00am
Cisco Systems is extending a hand to various mainland cities to build prototypes of 'smart, connected' metropolises that enhance residents' quality of life, stimulate economic development and ensure environmental sustainability.17 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'The emerging threats to Western prosperity'. Hong Kong Club.
Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Introduction to conflict and mediation'. Kinwick Centre, Central.
Canadian Chamber of Commerce evening: 'Battle of the smart phones'. Parekh House, Central.10 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Today: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Communicating across barriers'. British Consulate-General.
Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Social media in the workplace'. Kinwick Centre, Central.
Canadian Chamber of Commerce evening: 'Mind mapping: Sharpen your mind'. Exchange Square, Central.8 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
Monday, June 7: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Social media in a box'. United Centre, Queensway.
Tuesday, June 8: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Communicating across barriers'. British Consulate-General.
Canadian Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Social media in the workplace'. Kinwick Centre, Central.5 Jun 2010 - 12:00am
State Grid Corp of China focused too much on price in deciding the winner of its December tender for electricity meters, which could affect the quality and after-sales service, according to the chief of Wasion Group Holdings, the mainland's largest electricity meter maker.7 Apr 2010 - 12:00am
Edwin Lau Che-feng of Friends of the Earth (HK) makes a good case for lowering power consumption ('Lower demand part of wind power strategy', July 17). I would like to keep this dialogue going in a constructive way.22 Jul 2009 - 12:00am
Underinvestment in power grids, a growing tendency to rely on long-distance electricity transmission from remote regions and a lack of contingency planning are structural problems exposed by the snowstorm-induced power cuts on the mainland, according to analysts.9 Feb 2008 - 12:00am