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.
Committed to caring for the community, HK Electric has set up Smart Power Care Fund to subsidise the needy to adopt low-carbon living styles, improve living environment and electrical safety.
HK Electric provides subsidies for business premises to implement low-carbon living and/or decarbonisation projects that enable the premises users to adopt low-carbon lifestyle, embrace energy efficiency/decarbonisation and improve indoor environment and/or bring social benefits.
Turnkey retrofitting, upgrading or new installation of energy-efficient/decarbonisation-related electrical facilities, equipment, installations or appliances for kitchen, laundry, water heating and electric vehicle (EV) charging facilities (the EV charging facilities shall be installed at Category 1 Eligible Premises for NGOs to deliver electric transport services for the underprivileged) at the eligible premises listed below.
Premises located within the supply territory of HK Electric and are operated by registered customer of a HK Electric's Non-Residential Tariff and Maximum Demand Tariff electricity account (excluding electricity accounts of temporary power supply or the HKSAR Government), which are either:
Category 1: Eligible premises operated by non-profit-making NGOs for provision of education, community, welfare or transitional housing services; non-government kindergartens, primary schools, secondary schools, higher education institutions, or associated student facilities.
Category 2: Eligible premises other than Category 1 premises.
Category 1 Eligible Premises – Full subsidy capped at HK$500,000 per premises (in which the subsidy for EV charging facilities is capped at HK$300,000)
Category 2 Eligible Premises – Full subsidy capped at HK$300,000 per premises
HK Electric provides subsidies for implementation of gerontechnology or smart technology projects at eligible premises in HK Electric's supply territory, which provide an energy-efficient, safe, comfortable and/or convenient environment for the premises users.
Eligible Premises - Full subsidy capped at HK$300,000 per eligible premises.
Premises operated for provision of caring, rehabilitation or residential services to the elderly, children or persons with disabilities.
Transitional housing operated by non-profit-making NGOs.
Turnkey implementation of gerontechnology or smart technology equipment/systems at the eligible premises listed above.
HK Electric provides subsidies for retrofitting of energy-efficient equipment.
Premises within HK Electric's supply territory and covered by the service address of a registered HK Electric's Non-Residential Tariff or Maximum Demand Tariff electricity account (excluding electricity accounts of temporary power supply or the HKSAR Government), where energy audit has been conducted by HK Electric under the Smart Power Energy Audit Scheme of the 2019-2033 Scheme of Control Agreement (SCA) or the Energy Audit Scheme of the 2009-2018 SCA.
Turnkey retrofitting of the following energy-efficient equipment at the eligible premises listed above.
Half subsidy capped as follows:
Eligible households living in HK Electric's supply territory may apply for a one-off subsidy up to HK$5,000 for:
Replacement of existing household electrical appliances by more energy-efficient models
Provision of new energy-efficient household electrical appliances
Provision of handy improvement works for safe use of electricity
Eligible households can contact St. James' Settlement at 2596 2727 to make application.
Eligible SDU households without individual HK Electric's tariff meters may apply for a subsidy of HK$1,000 per household per year.
Eligible SDU households living in HK Electric's supply territory may apply for a one-off subsidy for rewiring and installation of individual HK Electric's tariff meters capped at HK$15,000 per SDU (subject to an overall cap of HK$45,000 for the flat before subdivision). The applicant shall obtain prior consent of every SDU households in the flat, the owner of the flat and Building Owners' Corporations.
Hotline: 2837 3446
How to use dining coupons?Each set contains 8 dining coupons, each worth HK$25. They can be used to settle food and beverage payments at Participating Eateries on or before 31 December 2022.
To be a Participating Eatery
Eateries within HK Electric's supply territory are welcome to participate if they:
How to apply?
How to collect payment?
HK Electric provides a subsidy capped at HK$30,000 for each eligible NGO community centre operating in HK Electric's supply territory to purchase food and beverages from "Care and Share" Participating Eateries for activities serving underprivileged families and the needy.
The NGO is non-profit-making, and is either a member of The Hong Kong Council Social Service or an organisation subvention services under the Social Welfare Department of the HKSAR Government;
The NGO Community centre is located in HK Electric's supply territory; and
The NGO community centre provides catering activities for underprivileged families and the needy.
Submit application form and the required documents.
HK Electric to vet and approve application.
Arrange catering activities on or before 31 December 2022 and submit monthly activity report to HK Electric.
HK Electric to vet catering expenses and approve the subsidy amount.
HK Electric to reimburse the approved subsidy amount to the designated bank account of the NGO community centre.
All Programmes are bound by the Terms & Conditions published on HK Electric's website.