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.
As modern families aspire to an eco-friendly lifestyle, HK Electric promises its customers a green and comfortable way of life made possible by the use of electric appliances.
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 has been the power behind Hong Kong for more than 120 years, having established a long and fruitful partnership with the community. While our prime mission is to provide a world-class electricity supply, we focus not only on the results, but also on the way we deliver them.
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.
HK Electric is committed to protecting the environment and supporting sustainable development by conducting our business in an environmentally responsible manner.
We aim to continuously improve our environmental performance and minimise the impact of our operation on the environment while supporting the Government's environmental and climate policies.
To accomplish this, we will comply fully with all applicable laws and regulations, manage environmental risks systematically and integrate environmental considerations into all aspects of our business operation.
In addition, we will:
enerate, deliver and use electricity efficiently, and migrate towards low-carbon power generation by progressively replacing coal with natural gas in our fuel mix;
einforce the "4R" policy to reduce, reuse, recover and recycle materials and resources, and promote biodiversity and conservation;
ncourage and facilitate the wider use of renewable energy and contribute to Hong Kong's transformation into a smart city through innovation;
mbrace sustainable purchasing practices and adopt best practicable technologies and processes to conserve natural resources;
urture environmental awareness amongst our business partners while educating and supporting the public on the smart and efficient use of energy;
nsure commitment from all employees and all levels of management, and provide them with the necessary training
eport our environmental performance and related information on a regular basis, and maintain a close dialogue with our stakeholders.