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 gaz sf6). Hong Kong greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 58,633.52, a 2.96% increase from 2011.

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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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Emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas insulating 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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Data Statistics | Environmental Protection Department

Hong Kong Air Pollutant Emission Inventory. The Environmental Protection Department (EPD) compiles the Hong Kong Air Pollutant Emission Inventory annually to analyze the quantity of local air pollutant emissions and their major emission sources for supporting the formulation of effective air quality management strategies in Hong Kong.

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GLOBAL EMISSION SOURCES OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS FROM

Good Practice Guidance and Uncertainty Management in National Greenhouse Gas Inventories Global Emission Sources of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Industrial Processes: sf6 gas 287 Figure 2 Global emissions of greenhouse gases 1980-1997 Global emissions of greenhouse gases 1980-1997 0 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 40 45 1980 1982 1984 1986 1988 1990 1992 1994

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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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Hong Kong CO2 Emissions - Worldometer

Fossil CO2 emissions in China, Hong Kong SAR were 47,066,386 tons in 2016. CO2 emissions increased by 1.23% over the previous year, representing an increase by 572,124 tons over 2015, when CO2 emissions were 46,494,262 tons. 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;

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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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Hong Kong falls 78 per cent short of 2030 carbon emissions

Dec 04, 2018 · Hong Kong has fallen 78 per cent short of the 2030 carbon emissions target set by C40 Cities for high emitting cities, a study by NGO CarbonCare InnoLab has suggested. Hong Kong is set to reduce

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Hong Kong Carbon (CO2) Emissions 1960-2021 | MacroTrends

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 fuels and gas flaring. Hong Kong carbon (co2) emissions for 2016 was 43,644.63, a 2.34% increase from 2015.

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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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Agreement No . CE 45/2007 (EP)A Study of Climate Change in

inventory of GHG emissions as part of their national communication. The Hong Kong SAR, as part of China which has ratified the Kyoto Protocol, is therefore also required to prepare a GHG inventory. This inventory will form part of China’s inventory in its national communication which is to be submitted to the Conference of Parties (COP).

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Shipping emissions and their impacts on air quality in China

Mar 01, 2017 · They revealed that ship emissions at the port are important contributors to EC loadings in the air in Hong Kong. Yau et al. (2012) estimated exhaust emissions from on-going vessels in 2007 in Hong Kong, which demonstrated that these emissions accounted for 17%, 11% and 16% of the total Hong Kong emissions of NO x, SO 2 and PM 10.

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Hong Kong: Air emission standards - Skuld

Mar 25, 2015 · Most recently a new emissions standard has been enacted for Hong Kong. A vessel at berth (Source: Skuld) The development. On 11 March 2015, the Environmental Department of Hong Kong Government released details of proposed new LSFO (Low Sulphur Fuel Oil) regulation in Hong Kong waters for ocean-going vessels.

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EMISSION FACTORS 2020 DATABASE DOCUMENTATION

2 - EMISSION FACTORS: DATABASE DOCUMENTATION (2020 edition) INTERNATIONAL ENERGY AGENCY This document contains a description of the electricity and heat emissions factors file distributed together with the 2020 edition of the Emission factors data package. This excel file includes 10 sheets with a set of carbon emission

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Aggregation‐Induced Emission: New Vistas at the Aggregate

Department of Chemistry, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Institute for Advanced Study, Hong Kong Branch of Chinese National Engineering Research Center, for Tissue Restoration and Reconstruction, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, 999077 China

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WWF Footprint Calculator

The planet is in crisis - from climate change to the pollution in our oceans and devastation of our forests. Itup to all of us to fix it. Take your first step with our environmental footprint calculator.

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Greenhouse gases emissions from the logistics sector: The

In this study, greenhouse gases (GHG) emissions from the logistics sector were investigated using Hong Kong as an example. The data including cargo freight between Hong Kong and other places by

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New Emission Control Rules from 2019 in Hong Kong - Offshore

Jul 18, 2017 · July 18, 2017. Hong Kong will introduce its own regulation to require vessels plying Hong Kong waters to use cleaner fuel from January 2019, UK PI Club informed. The regulation is said to complement the efforts under the PRC’s Ministry of Transport’s action plan for the Hong Kong, Macau and PRD (Pearl River Delta). “A Clean Air Plan for Hong Kong” published in March 2013, was the first document issued by the Environment Bureau (ENB) which set out an emission control plan to improve

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CARBON FOOTPRINT COUNTRY SPECIFIC ELECTRICITY GRID GREENHOUSE

Hong Kong (China) 0.8000 or 0.7400 Hong Kong Electric Company (2018) or CLP Group (2018) These two companies supply different areas of HK so check which one you need. 2018 Combined generation and TD factor India 0.7429 Climate Transparency (2018 Report) 2017 Emissions intensity of the power sector

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OECD iLibrary | CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion 2018

This annual report presents data on the evolution of the emissions of CO2 from 1971 onwards for than 140 countries and regions by sector and by fuel. Emissions were calculated using IEA energy databases and the default methods and emission factors from the Revised 1996 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories.

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GUIDE TO LOW CARBON OFFICES

Carbon Audit in Hong Kong. Hong Kong is a service economy with limited energy-intensive manufacturing. Nearly 70% of Hong Kong’s GHG emissions are attributed to electricity generation. Transport sector comes next (~16%) and waste constitutes ~5% of total emissions. Buildings, including commercial buildings, account for nearly 90% of electricity

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Chart: carbon dioxide emissions for Hong Kong

Chart: Carbon emissions per capita for Hong Kong (metric tons of carbon) Table of annual carbon emissions and per capita emissions for Hong Kong . All emission estimates are expressed in thousand metric tons of carbon.

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2 CARBON EMISSIONS - Climate Ready

the per capita emissions for the world should average around 2 tonnes CO2-e. Our 2020 target will reduce Hong Kong’s per capita contribution to less than 4.5 tonnes; and our 2030 target could reduce it further to about 3.3-3.8 tonnes. There would still be a way to go for Hong Kong to reach 2 tonnes per capita further into the future.

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How to prepare an ESG Report? - Hong Kong Stock Exchange

regulated under national laws and regulations. This KPI is concerned with air pollution in the locality of the issuer’s operations. In Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta, key air pollutants are: nitrogen oxides (“NO X”), sulphur oxides (“SO X”) and respiratory suspended particles (“RSP”, also known as Particulate Matter (“PM”)).

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Tony Cheung Senior Environmental Protection Officer

Note: The reporting entity is required to account for GHG emissions associated with the electricity purchased in Hong Kong based on two emission factors. The reporting entity can quantify the emissions based on a territory-wide default value of 0.7kg/kWh .

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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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China Says It Will Roll Out ‘National Security’ Steps for

Oct 31, 2019 · China Says It Will Roll Out ‘National Security’ Steps for Hong Kong Communist Party leaders announced the move after months of protests in the city, but gave no details. Here is an explanation

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Vehicle emission standard - Wikipedia

An emission performance standard is a limit that sets thresholds above which a different type of vehicle emissions control technology might be needed. While emission performance standards have been used to dictate limits for conventional pollutants such as oxides of nitrogen and oxides of sulphur (NO x and SO x), this regulatory technique may be used to regulate greenhouse gasses, particularly

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