09 May 2013

Lunch meeting: Speaker: Ms. Suzanne Cheung, "The Public Scheme on Carbon Smart"

We sang a birthday song to our birthday boy, Rtn William Yam, and President Michael presented him with a bottle of red wine as birthday gift.

We had a new member induction today:  Rtn Michael Wan proposed Laurence Thoo to be our new member and his classification is Legal Service.

Today was the last meeting of Rtn Stephen Rocke before he moves back to Canada, President Michael wished him all the best on behalf of the club.

We had Ms. Suzanne Cheung from Business Environment Council to be our speaker to talk about “The Public Scheme on Carbon Smart”.  Suzanne has more than 14 years’ experience in environmental management field, particularly in waste management, green purchasing, environmentally preferable product development and promotion. Suzanne came to introduce the “Carbon Smart” programme, which attempts to rally the business sector of HK to capture the opportunity in carbon reduction through enhancing energy efficiency.  HKSAR Government proposed to reduce HK carbon intensity by 50% - 60% by 2020 over 2005 levels.

Our Sergeant Rtn Stephen collected HK$1040 for raffle and fines, Suzanne help to draw the raffle gift and PDG Ada won the bottle of wine, which she donated back to our club.