This paper was originally submitted for, and received, the “Young Voices Award” on Urban Air Pollution and Climate Change, given by the Clean Air Initiative for Asian Cities at their Better Air Quality 2008 conference.
Plans for the proposed Hong Kong Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal at South Soko Island were cancelled following the HKSAR Government’s surprise announcement that it had negotiated a deal with Mainland authorities for long-term alternative sources of natural gas for the territory.
Commentary on the Memorandum of Understanding between the National Energy Administration and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government on Supply of Natural Gas and Electricity to Hong Kong
There is little question that Asia must work alongside the developed countries, and all others, to contribute to a global climate change solution. The question that remains, however, is the nature, extent, and terms of Asia’s contribution. The different chapters in this book…
This report was published by CLSA Asia-Pacific Markets.
This report describes the development of a model for estimating the health burden due to air pollution in PRD by incorporating health effect estimates (i.e. the excess risks) from daily time-series studies of air pollution and estimating the avoidable impact of air pollution
This report outlines the threats to public health caused by rising toxic emissions from the rapid growth of marine related activities in Hong Kong and Shenzhen. It also identifies a number of short medium and long-term solutions for tackling the problem, and…