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Table 2 Summary of priority areas of climate partnership in Hong Kong

From: Urban-focused weather and climate services in Hong Kong

Priority areas Energy Public health Water Urban planning and disaster risk reduction Agricultural activities
Partners/stakeholders Energy utilities Health sector
Academia
Senior Citizen Home Safety Association
Water Supplies Department Planning Department
Various engineering departments and professional bodies
Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department
Flower farmers
Examples of collaboration Energy management
Energy saving
Renewable energy
9-day energy consumption forecast
Thermal comfort
Weather impacts on elderly
Research on the relationship between climate and communicable diseases
Water resource management
Drought monitoring
Reservoir yield forecasting
Climate and urban planning
Building and infrastructure design
Flood risk and slope safety
Climate prediction
Seminars on using climate information