Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has said the city will be carbon neutral by 2050. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has said the city will be carbon neutral by 2050. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong will be carbon neutral by 2050, Carrie Lam vows in policy address, but environmentalists aren’t convinced

  • In her policy blueprint on Wednesday, the city’s leader endorses a timeline recommended by the city’s sustainability council
  • But observers say the council’s other recommendations have no hope of achieving the ambitious goal, and that Lam’s address was a missed opportunity

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has said the city will be carbon neutral by 2050. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has said the city will be carbon neutral by 2050. Photo: Sam Tsang
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