HK Electric Investments is the first fixed single investment trust listed in Hong Kong with a focus on the power industry. Our principal operating subsidiary, The Hongkong Electric Company, Limited (HK Electric), commenced operations in 1890 and is one of the longest-established utility companies in the world.
Over our long history, we have consistently supported Hong Kong's economic journey by offering safe, reliable and affordable electricity while minimising the impact of our operations on the environment as we strive to deliver sustainable growth in long-term value to our investors.
HK Electric Investments believes that open and on-going communication with our stakeholders is central to our operation and development. We engage different stakeholders through a variety of channels and stakeholder suggestions and feedback are highly valued in our decision making process as we strive for continuous improvements.
Underpinned by its core value of "Pursuit of Excellence", HK Electric is committed to delivering excellent services and supply reliability to our customers. We have been providing a world-class supply reliability of over 99.999% since 1997 and all our service standards are achieved or even surpassed every year.
To satisfy the aspirations from the community, and in support of Government’s energy and environmental policy objectives, HK Electric has launched a suite of "Smart Power Services".
HK Electric is one of the longest-established power companies in the world. The Company has a world-class record of providing a highly reliable electricity supply to Hong Kong and Lamma islands at a reasonable and affordable price.
HK Electric Investments is committed to meeting the long-term energy needs and supporting the sustainable development of the community we serve. To do this, we focus not only on powering Hong Kong with a world-class electricity supply, but also on the way we deliver it and the impacts it has on the environment.
HK Electric aspires to be an employer of choice. We have policies and systems in place to attract talents and through continuous training and development, nurture them for a fulfilling career. We offer competitive remuneration, an ideal workplace and comprehensive wellness programmes for our employees while maintaining regular and open dialogues with them.
In support of the 2050 carbon neutrality target set out for Hong Kong, HK Electric has various initiatives in place to decarbonise our power generation and operations, while assisting our customers and the community to do the same.
Smart Power Services
We offer a full suite of funding and service schemes/programmes to help customers and the community decarbonise, including those listed below for data centres. For more details, please refer to Smart Power Services webpage.
Smart Power for Construction Site
One-stop service to provide electricity for data centre construction sites to reduce carbon emission, as well as air and noise pollution from diesel generators. With this service, data centre can save energy cost, reduce emissions while earning credit points for green building certification.
Smart Power Building Fund
Subsidies for data centre building owners to implement projects to enhance energy efficiency of communal building services installation, including retrofitting, retro-commissioning and building-based smart technologies projects.
Smart Power Energy Audit
Free on-site energy audit service to help data centre operators identify energy saving potential and enhance energy efficiency.
Energy-efficient Equipment Subsidy Programme
Subsidies for installing/retrofitting energy-efficient air-conditioning equipment.
Smart Power EV Charging Solution
One-stop free service to assist customers in establishing electric vehicle charging facilities at data centres.
Feed-in Tariff Scheme
HK Electric will purchase all the electricity generated by grid-connected solar photovoltaic and wind power systems installed at data centres at higher rates compared with normal electricity tariff.
Renewable Energy Certificates
Through purchasing Renewable Energy Certificates, data centre operators can use zero-carbon electricity generated from renewable energy sources for daily operations.
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