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 sf 6). Hong Kong greenhouse gas (ghg) emissions for 2012 was 58,633.52, a 2.96% increase from 2011.

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Control in Hong Kong

GREENHOUSE GAS REDUCTION EFFORTS IN HONG KONG Vincent T F CHEUNG, Shermann C P FONG, W S TSUI, S W PANG Environmental Protection Department Hong Kong SAR, China Summary Hong Kong is a small emitter of greenhouse gases (GHG), contributing less than 0.2% of the total global emissions.

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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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Emissions of the powerful greenhouse gas sf 6 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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Marine Vessel Smoke Emissions in Hong Kong and the Pearl

Hong Kong and the PRD would provide a full picture of ship exhaust emissions and their environmental consequences, as well as the much needed evidence to drive ship emissions reduction policies in this region as a whole.

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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+insulating gas - total N2O - non-Annex I countries CH4 - non-Annex I

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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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As environmental standards for shipping evolve, the Hong Kong

Apr 21, 2019 · For Hong Kong’s shipping industry to keep pace with evolving international emissions standards will require more coordination, both among its bureaus and with the mainland.

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Siemens to provide UK’s first sf 6 free 145kV vacuum circuit

Strict regulations are in place to manage Sulfr hexafluoride (F-gas) and there is pressure on the switchgear supply industry to provide Sulfr hexafluoride gas alternatives to reduce the impact of any gas emissions caused by failures or handling. A conventional Sulfr hexafluoride circuit breaker uses around 9kg of Sulfr hexafluoride, which is the equivalent of 210t of CO 2, whereas the new Siemens 145kV

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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 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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Hong Kong and Dubai: Air emission standards - Skuld

Sep 09, 2014 · Source: Hong Kong Marine Department Notice No. 92 of 2014. A vessel found to be in contravention is liable to a fine of HK 25,000 on first conviction and a fine of HK 50,000 for any subsequent conviction. In the case of local vessels, the fines are set at HK 10,000 on first conviction and HK 25,000 for any subsequent conviction.

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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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ASTM International - Standards Worldwide

ASTM International is an open forum for the development of high-quality, market-relevant technical standards for materials, products, systems, and services used around the globe.

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Hong Kong greenhouse gas inventory for 2015 released

Hong Kongtotal GHG emissions in 2015 amounted to 41.6 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2-e), representing a decrease of about 7.5 per cent compared with 2014. Our per capita GHG emission and carbon intensity were about 5.7 tonnes and 0.017 kg CO2-e per Hong Kong Dollar GDP, representing a drop of about 8.4 per cent and 9.7 per

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Sulfr hexafluoride gas in medium-voltage switchgear | TD Guardian Articles

The emissions of HFCs, PFCs, and sf6 gas for 2000 are shown in the EPA report as having 2% of the global warming potential of all greenhouse gas emissions. A CIGRE working group WG23.02 studied Sulfr hexafluoride use in the electric industry, and estimated that the electrical emissions of Sulfr hexafluoride has into the atmosphere accounted for approximately 0.1% of the total

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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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Data Statistics | Environmental Protection Department

Updates of the emission inventories are listed in the Summary of Updates to the Emission Inventory. Major updates to the emission inventories in recent years are highlighted below. EPD commissioned a comprehensive study on the marine emission inventory in 2008, which was completed in 2012.

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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: 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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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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news.gov.hk - Greenhouse gas inventory released

Jul 31, 2019 · Hong Kongtotal GHG emissions in 2017 amounted to 40.7 million tonnes of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2-e), a 2.4% drop 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. Electricity generation was the major source of emissions, amounting to 26

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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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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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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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56% Emissions Reduction Eyed by Hong Kong with Electrified

Apr 03, 2013 · BYD Company Ltd. recently announced a plan for electrifying Hong Kong City’s public transportation system by replacing diesel buses and propane autogas taxis. Experts anticipate that this will reduce Hong Kong’s vehicle emissions nearly 56 percent. BYD unveiled its plan to introduce e6 pure electric taxis in the region in May.

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EMISSION FACTORS 2020 DATABASE DOCUMENTATION

Emissions per kWh of electricity and heat (gCO2 per kWh) GHGKWHHIN This ratio is based on total CO2 emissions from fossil fuels consumed for electricity and heat generation divided by the output of electricity and heat (in kWh) from all fossil and non-fossil sources. It includes electricity-only plants, combined heat and power plants, and heat-only

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Hong Kong Wants Ship Emission Standards Now

In 2013, Chinese ports handle about 178 million TEUs (30%) of the world’s 600 million TEUs -- Hong Kong (22.3 million TEUs) is the third largest port in China behind Shanghai (33.6 million TEUs

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