Hong Kong Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Emissions 1970-2021 | MacroTrends

Total greenhouse gas emissions in kt of CO2 equivalent are composed of CO2 totals excluding short-cycle biomass burning (such as agricultural waste burning and Savannah burning) but including other biomass burning (such as forest fires, post-burn decay, peat fires and decay of drained peatlands), all anthropogenic CH4 sources, N2O sources and F-gases (HFCs, PFCs and insulating gas). Hong Kong greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 58,633.52, a 2.96% increase from 2011.

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Emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas sf6 gas are rising

Energy consumption and production contribute to two-thirds of global emissions, and 81% of the global energy system is still based on fossil fuels, the same percentage as 30 years ago. Plus, improvements in the energy intensity of the global economy (the amount of energy used per unit of economic activity) are slowing.

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Greenhouse gas emission and its control in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Date: 21 May 2007 (1) Greenhouse gas (GHG) emission in Hong Kong Carbon dioxide (CO 2) is the major greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in Hong Kong. In the year 2005, 99% of the GHG emissions in Hong Kong is due to CO2 (Table 1). There was a substantial

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Control in Hong Kong

2. Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Hong Kong Table 1 shows the historical trend of GHG emission and the emission per capita in Hong Kong from 1990 to 2005. In 2005, 44.8 million tonnes of GHG were emitted. The per capita emission, which was 6.5 tonnes, is about 6% lower than the 1990 baseline level. Among various GHG emissions, about

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Carbon Emissions - EDB

2. Refer to the emissions performance of CLP’s power stations in Hong Kong in Table 2, calculate the carbon emissions (kg) and air emissions (kg) per unit of electricity (kWh) sold which generated by coal and natural gas in the following table. Correct your answers to 3 significant figures and express the answers in scientific notation. Power

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Low-NOx emissions control: major power plants of Hong Kong

Nitrogen oxides (NOx), sulphur dioxide (SO2) and respirable suspended particulates (RSP) continue to be the three major air pollutants in Hong Kong. Combustion of coal for electricity generation inevitably leads to emission of Nitrogen Oxides (NOx) and other air pollutants. To improve the air quality, the HK Special Administrative Region (SAR) Government has been tightening emission allowances from the power plants and set extremely strict limits in terms of industrial emissions for new

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HONG KONG ENERGY POLICY SIMULATOR: METHODS, DATA, AND

Dec 20, 2019 · HONG KONG ENERGY POLICY SIMULATOR: METHODS, DATA, AND SCENARIO RESULTS FOR 2050 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The government of Hong Kong published the Hong Kong’s Climate Action Plan 2030+ report in 2017 as a response to the Paris Agreement. The report states Hong Kong’s carbon emission reduction target for 2030 and outlines action plans to meet it

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Hong Kong CO2 Emissions - Worldometer

CO2 emissions per capita in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the PeopleRepublic of China are equivalent to 6.50 tons per person (based on a population of 7,243,542 in 2016), an increase by 0.03 over the figure of 6.47 CO2 tons per person registered in 2015; this represents a change of 0.4% in CO2 emissions per capita.

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New Emission Control Norms from 2019 in Hong Kong - mfame.guru

Jul 04, 2017 · A two-year-old Hong Kong regulation requiring ships to switch to low-sulphur fuel at berth is to be replaced by one that will extend the standard to marine vessels operating in Hong Kong waters. The tweak in regulations is set to align with Pearl River Delta emissions control which will take effect on the national level in January 2019.

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Medium voltage switchgear, including air insulated (AIS) and gas insulated (GIS) switchgear for primary and secondary distribution.

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Data Statistics | Environmental Protection Department

The emission inventory for Hong Kong was first published on EPDwebsite in March 2000. The emission inventory comprises estimates of emissions from seven source categories for six major air pollutants, namely: sulphur dioxide (SO 2 ), nitrogen oxides (NOx), respirable suspended particulates (RSP or PM 10 ), fine suspended particulates (FSP or

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generation is the major source of GHG emissions in Hong Kong, accounting for over 60% of the total local emissions. The transport sector is the second largest GHG emission source (16%), followed by waste (12%). Among various end uses of electricity, buildings account for some 89% in Hong Kong. Therefore, reducing electricity consumption for

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Thermal Imaging, Night Vision and Infrared - FLIR Systems

FLIR is the world leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of thermal imaging infrared cameras. fdsa

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Carbon Calculator - HK Electric

May 29, 2020 · HK Electric Investments is the first fixed single investment trust listed in Hong Kong with a focus on the power industry. Our principal operating subsidiary, The Hongkong Electric Company, Limited (HK Electric), commenced operations in 1890 and is one of the longest-established utility companies in the world.

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Hong Kong CO2 emissions from electricity production (%), 1960

In 2014, CO2 emissions from electricity production (%) for Hong Kong was 66.2 %. Though Hong Kong CO2 emissions from electricity production (%) fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 1995 - 2014 period ending at 66.2 % in 2014. CO2 emissions from electricity and heat production is the sum of three IEA categories of CO2 emissions: (1) Main Activity Producer

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Hong Kong greenhouse gas inventory for 2016 released

Hong Kongtotal GHG emissions in 2016 amounted to 41.9 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent, representing a slight increase of about 0.5 per cent compared with 2015, which was lower than the population growth of about 0.6 per cent over the same period.

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Hong Kong CO2 emissions, 1970-2020 - knoema.com

In 2019, CO2 emissions for Hong Kong was 44 million tonnes. CO2 emissions of Hong Kong increased from 9.5 million tonnes in 1970 to 44 million tonnes in 2019 growing at an average annual rate of 3.45%. Carbon dioxide emissions are those stemming from the burning of fossil fuels and the manufacture of cement. They include carbon dioxide produced during consumption of solid, liquid, and gas

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8DA10-8DB10 | Medium-voltage switchgear | Siemens USA

Medium-voltage (MV) gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) types 8DA10 and 8DB10 are gas-insulated, vacuum circuit breaker designs with a maximum design voltage of 4.16 kV up to 38 kV (42 kV on request).

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Hong Kong to set new emission control norms from 2019

Hong Kong will introduce their own regulation to require vessels plying Hong Kong waters, to use cleaner fuel from January 2019, in order to complement the efforts under the PRC’s Ministry of Transport’s action plan for the Hong Kong, Macau and PRD (Pearl River Delta).

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Air quality changes after Hong Kong shipping emission policy

Jul 01, 2019 · Background. On July 1st, 2015, Hong Kong became the first city in Asia to implement a policy regulating sulfur dioxide (SO 2) in shipping emissions.We conducted an accountability study assessing the improvement in ambient air quality and estimating the effect on health outcomes of the policy.

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Climate Ready @ HK - Resources

Guidelines to Account for and Report on Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Removals for Buildings in Hong Kong (2010 Edition)

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Shippers experiment with wind, battery power to navigate

Aug 19, 2019 · In April 2018, the IMO adopted targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in the shipping industry by at least 50 per cent in 2050 compared to 2008. a Hong Kong based shipping company.

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EU-F-Gas-regulation and its impact on manufacturers and users

sf6 gas residual pressure [mbar] sf6 gas residual quantity [kg] SF. 6-residual quantity (emission) dependence on the SF. 6. rated filling pressure / compartment size / SF. 6 . residual pressure. source: Cigré-Guide no. 276, application of table 25; Example: GIS Siemens. Optimized SF. 6. handling . With State-of-the-art-handling equipment SF. 6

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Hong Kong: New Low Sulfur Regs Can Reduce Emissions by 60%

Wong Kam-sing, Secretary for the Environment in Hong Kong, Wednesday said the upcoming requirement for ocean going vessels at berth within Hong Kong waters to use marine fuel with a sulfur content not exceeding 0.50 percent can reduce their level of sulfur dioxide and suspended particulates emissions by more than 60 percent.

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These Scope 1 and 2 emissions are independently assured against the international standard ISO14064-3 Greenhouse Gas Assurance Protocol. Our total Scope 1 and 2 emissions (including line losses) for 2019/20 were around 6.5 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e). This represents a 70% reduction on our 1990 baseline.

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Massachusetts and Maine issue proposed regulations

Sep 05, 2007 · Massachusetts and Maine have issued draft regulations regulating carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from power plants. The purpose of the draft regulations is to implement the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) by establishing a market-based cap-and-trade system for CO2 emissions. The proposed rules are instructive for stakeholders in other RGGI states (Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New

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Environmental Affairs - LegCo

the Hong Kong Government first pledged to cut carbon intensity (i.e. ratio of GHG emissions relative to Gross Domestic Product ("GDP") in 2020 by 50-60%, as compared with 2005 level. In January 2017 , the Government pledged further to bring down carbon intensity by 65-70%, whilst making a new commitment of reducing per capita emission by 37-45%

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56% Emissions Reduction Eyed by Hong Kong with Electrified

Apr 03, 2013 · Replacing Hong Kong’s 18,000 propane autogas taxis and 12,000 diesel buses with electric taxis and buses would mean a reduction in emissions equivalent to over 800,000 private cars, according to BYD, and a leap towards its ultimate target: low-city-noise, zero emissions, and zero pollution.

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Hongkongers can test ride electric minibuses and cross

Feb 27, 2020 · Fung’s group had earlier found roadside emissions of nitrogen dioxide in Hong Kong in 2019 were 79 micrograms per cubic metre, almost double the WHO-recommended ceiling of 40 micrograms per

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