Visiting Fellow Paula DiPerna highlights the opportunities facing Hong Kong to use its strengths as a financial centre, and take the lead in what she calls the “5 Ps” of green finance.
This report summarises a forum held 6 December 2017 by The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology’s Institute for the Environment (IENV), Civic Exchange and Business Environment Council (BEC), to discuss the COP23 climate talks.
Civic Exchange is delighted to welcome Paula DiPerna, a renowned US-based policy advisor, as a Visiting Fellow from February to April 2018. While in Hong Kong, Ms DiPerna will be conducting public talks, as well as working closely with Civic Exchange and other stakeholders on environmental issues.
On 13 December 2016 Civic Exchange, Business Environment Council and HK University of Science and Technology’s Division for the Environment held a seminar to discuss progress action on climate change. This report highlights the key outcomes from the discussions. The Conference of the Parties (COP) of the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) reached …
This report looks into the French experience in handling spent fuel and nuclear waste. It also briefly introduces the relevant experience of a few other countries including Sweden, Switzerland and the US.
This survey report captures how Hong Kong people view issues related to energy and climate change, as well as their environmental behaviours and knowledge.The survey is in hope of informing us on how best to approach energy policy deliberation in Hong Kong.
This survey summary report is based on extracts from “Energizing Hong Kong: A comprehensive study of Hong Kong people’s attitudes towards power sources and climate change” by Professor Michael DeGolyer, director of Hong Kong Transition Project at Hong Kong Baptist University.
This report mainly focuses on the public engagement process France has gone through while discussing their energy policy, in particular nuclear energy. It sheds light on various important components of the process.
This report looks closely at Guangdong’s energy outlook in the context of Mainland China and its implications for Hong Kong. It aims to improve the understanding of Guangdong’s energy strategies and thereby, benefit Hong Kong’s energy policy deliberation.
The report was commissioned by ACCA and written by Christine Loh, when she was CEO of Civic Exchange.