The artificial islands off Lantau will be built near Sunshine Island, Peng Chau (back left) Siu Kau Yi Chau (back right) near Lantau Island. Lantau Tomorrow Vision centres on 1,700 hectares of man-made islands that would become a housing and business hub. Photo: Martin Chan
The artificial islands off Lantau will be built near Sunshine Island, Peng Chau (back left) Siu Kau Yi Chau (back right) near Lantau Island. Lantau Tomorrow Vision centres on 1,700 hectares of man-made islands that would become a housing and business hub. Photo: Martin Chan

15 Hong Kong green groups accuse government of rushing through environmental assessment of Lantau project

  • The groups say authorities have failed to consider alternative solutions to city’s land shortage problem
  • They have called on the Environmental Protection Department to ‘act as a gatekeeper’ and reject three project profiles by the government that they say were rushed through

Topic |   Hong Kong environmental issues
The artificial islands off Lantau will be built near Sunshine Island, Peng Chau (back left) Siu Kau Yi Chau (back right) near Lantau Island. Lantau Tomorrow Vision centres on 1,700 hectares of man-made islands that would become a housing and business hub. Photo: Martin Chan
The artificial islands off Lantau will be built near Sunshine Island, Peng Chau (back left) Siu Kau Yi Chau (back right) near Lantau Island. Lantau Tomorrow Vision centres on 1,700 hectares of man-made islands that would become a housing and business hub. Photo: Martin Chan
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