Analyses | Environment and energy | 2017-09-25 | Sing Tao

What infrastructure is needed when the extreme sea level becomes the new normal?



The extreme sea level with a 50-year return period hit Hong Kong twice in less than 10 years. This phenomenon signifies Hong Kong’s necessity for early preparation to combat climate change. The spirit of ‘living with water’ in Netherlands enhances resilience to floods and improves the citizen’s living environment simultaneously. Would it bring Hong Kong new insights?

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.