LAM Chiu Ying

林超英

Former Director of Hong Kong Observatory
前香港天文台台長

Lam Chiu Ying is a meteorologist, conservationist and birdwatcher, Chairperson of the Hong Kong Countryside Foundation, Honorary President of the Hong Kong Bird Watching Society, Honorary Fellow of the Royal Meteorological Society, former Hong Kong Observatory Director (2003-2009) and Honorary University Fellow of the University of Hong Kong.

 

Lam is passionate towards raising awareness on conservation and climate change. After his retirement from the Hong Kong Observatory, he frequently argues for pro-environment policy positions in public media.  He hosts a personal blog, Cao Yun Ju to advocate the co-existence and Man and Nature.

林超英是一位氣象學家、保育人士和觀鳥愛好者,他身兼香港環保署轄下環境運動委員會主席、香港鄉郊基金主席、香港觀鳥會榮譽會長、英國皇家氣象學會榮譽會士、前香港天文台台長(2003-2009)及香港大學榮譽院士。

林先生致力提高公衆對自然保育與氣候變化的關注。退休後,經常在公眾媒體發表促進有利自然環境的政策意見,他亦在個人網誌「草雲居」及社交媒體,致力推廣人與自然共融的意念。

Imagine Hong Kong not burning carbon 

想像香港不燒碳

About the Talk
講座內容

To save human society from climate disaster, we need to stop burning carbon-based fossil fuel by 2050. Hong Kong depends heavily on fossil fuel to give energy to the city. How is it possible to live without burning carbon? The talk will present ideas about how it could be achieved and discuss how everyone could contribute to the zero carbon target.

為免氣候災難令人類滅亡,我們必須在2050前停止燃燒以碳為基本的化石燃料,但是香港高度倚頼化石燃料為城市提供能量,怎可能不燒碳?本講會提出達到零碳目標的各種意念,以及談普通人可以做甚麼為零碳目標作出貢獻。