Emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas Sulfr hexafluoride 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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Guidelines to Acount for and Report on Greenhouse Gas

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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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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Overview of Sulfr hexafluoride Emissions Sources and Reduction Options in

Aug 28, 2018 · These practices have been developed, tested, and shared over the past decade by participants in EPASF 6 Emission Reduction Partnership for Electric Power Systems. The SF 6 Emission Reduction Partnership for Electric Power Systems is an innovative voluntary program developed jointly by the EPA and the electric power industry to improve equipment reliability while reducing emissions of SF 6, a potent greenhouse gas that remains in the atmosphere for thousands of years.

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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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(PDF) Emission measurement of diesel vehicles in Hong Kong

of each emission standard in Hong Kong w as about 2-3 years later than that in the European Uni on. Table 2. Fleet sampling characteristics by v ehicle manufacture year and engine size.

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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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World leaders in sf6 gas, Oil Analysis and Handling - emt.uk.com

Asset Protection: People + Plant = Protect, Preserve + Enhance EMT supply a range of Sulfr hexafluoride and oil testing instrumentation, consumables and related services for Condition Monitoring in TD.

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Vehicle Emission Inventory Development in Hong Kong

Vehicle Emission Inventory Development in Hong Kong Dr. Carol Wong Senior Environmental Protection Officer Environmental Protection Department February, 2012 Environmental Protection Department 2011 International Workshop on Mobile Source Emission Inventory and Transportation Conformity 1

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sf 6 recycling Companies and Suppliers | Environmental XPRT

List of sf6 gas recycling companies, manufacturers and suppliers . INVENTEC is the largest european filler and distributor of various gases including sf 6 gas (Sulfur Hexafluoride).

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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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How to prepare an ESG Report - Hong Kong Stock Exchange

3 ESG Reporting Guide Guidelines/ Reference/Resources KPI A1.1 The types of emissions and respective emissions data. GRI: 305-1, 305-2, 305-4, 305-6, 305-7

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New Emission Control Rules from 2019 in Hong Kong - Offshore

Jul 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 the air quality

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Electric Power Providers and Magnesium Industry Cooperate to

According to a report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), one kilogram of gaz sf6 has the global warming potential equivalent to 22.8 tonnes of CO2 emissions, which is why reduction of gaz sf6 emissions has been such a high priority, although Sulfr hexafluoride comprises only about 3% of Chinese TaipeiGHG emissions. Chinese Taipeimain sf6 gas emissions are from the opto-electronics, semiconductors, electric power and magnesium alloy industries.

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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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Measuring carbon emission from energy consumption in a Hong

According to the findings of this study, by adopting the energy-saving guidelines for space coolers, refrigerators, water heaters and washing machines, carbon emissions in Hong Kong’s

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CHAPTER 2 Environment Bureau Environmental Protection

IMO (including Hong Kong) with effect from July 2010. Owing to the lack of legal backing, the Marine Department cannot refrain ocean-going vessels from using high sulphur-content fuel and engines with high NOx emissions in Hong Kong waters. 9. Slow progress in requiring local and river-trade vessels to use ultra-low-sulphur diesel.

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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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GLOBAL EMISSION SOURCES OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS FROM

Global Emission Sources of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Industrial Processes: sf 6 287 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 1996 Pg CO2-eq. HFCs+PFCs+sf6 gas - total N2O - non-Annex I countries CH4 - non-Annex I

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Climate Ready @ HK - Resources

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

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Energyland - Greenhouse gases

GHG Emission in Hong Kong, China by Sector in 2008 Some greenhouse gases occur naturally in the atmosphere, while others are generated as a result of human activities. The following briefly describes the major GHG.

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GE Expands sf 6-free High-Voltage Product Portfolio to Help

Sep 26, 2019 · GE is expanding its SF 6-free portfolio to include all key high-voltage levels by 2025; GE’s Green Gas for Grid (g 3) high-voltage products reduce global warming potential (GWP) by more than 99%

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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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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 greenhouse gas inventory for 2017 released

Hong Kongtotal GHG emissions in 2017 amounted to 40.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2-e), representing a decrease of about 2.4 per cent compared with 2016. The per capita GHG emissions and carbon intensity were about 5.5 tonnes and 0.015 kg CO2-e per Hong Kong Dollar GDP respectively.

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ESG Resources Hyperlinks - Hong Kong Stock Exchange

The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce and the Hong Kong Business Coalition on the Environment, The Clean Air Charter – A Business Handbook . The University of Hong Kong and City University of Hong Kong, Carbon Audit Toolkit for Small and Medium Enterprises in Hong Kong . Emissions from Buildings

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Legislative Council - 香港特別行政區立法會

Emission control on motor vehicles in Hong Kong 2. To improve roadside air quality, the Administration has been tightening motor vehicle fuel and emission standards with reference to international developments and when the relevant compliant motor fuels and vehicles can be made available to Hong Kong. Tightening of vehicle emission standards is

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SF Emissions Reduction Partnership For Electric Power Systems

Total sf 6 Emissions (lbs.) 594,902 544,523 514,621 aSeveral reporting partners have not provided data for consecutive years; consequently, the aggregated statistics should not be used to compare annual SF 6 emissions. In order to properly compare emissions over time, Table 2 and Figure 4 present a summary of

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Critical Infrastructure | Topic Areas | Siemens USA

With all our experience in infrastructure, Siemens knows how today’s capabilities, especially the digital tools that we’ve helped develop, can be applied to do things that simply weren't possible before—creating the smart, networked infrastructure of America’s future.

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Hong Konggreenhouse gas emissions from the waste sector

Apr 15, 2017 · According to Hong KongEnvironmental Bureau , by the year 2022, the per-capita MSW rate will be reduced to 0.8 kg, representing a 40% decrease compared to the disposal level in 2011. As a result, it is necessary to examine the influence from MSW reduction to GHG emissions from the waste sector in Hong Kong.

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