HONG KONG FINALIZES EIA FOR LIQUEFIED NATURAL GAS PROJECT

03/19/2018

To achieve its Paris Agreement commitments to increase its natural gas use to 50% by 2020, Hong Kong utility CLP Power is pursuing a liquefied natural gas project. Hong Kong is in the process of making a deal with Royal Dutch Shell to supply the city with fuel. CLP Power is building a new gas-fired generation unit and plans to start operations by 2020. Currently, CLP Power is finalizing the environmental impact assessment study and plans to submit it to the Hong Kong government soon. For the full story, see: https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-hongkong-lng-study/hong-kongs-clp-says-finalizing-environmental-study-for-lng-project-idUKKCN1GS14Z.