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.
To promote an environmentally friendly and low carbon lifestyle, HK Electric electricity accounts changing to use both e-Bill and autopay services during the promotion period between 1 May and 31 December 2018 will be rewarded with a one-off $50 incentive for offsetting electricity charges or for donating to one of the designated green groups. Please click here for details.
HK Electric recently published the “Customer Services” brochure. The brochure outlined our new service initiatives and performances, including the 18 pledged service standards which we have achieved and even surpassed in 2017. Please click here to view the Brochure.
To provide our customers with more up-to-date environmental information, we have an on-line Carbon Calculator for calculating the total annual carbon emission from your electricity consumption over the past 12 months.
The Carbon Calculator has now been updated with 2017 emissions factor. Try it out and see the carbon emissions you have made over the past year.
Customers of HK Electric who download AlipayHK App and successfully register AlipayHK during the promotion period until 30 June 2018 will receive a welcome offer of HK$50 in the form of five HK$10 coupons where one coupon will be deducted automatically for each electricity bill payment. To help customers better manage their bills, AlipayHK will generate a monthly payment reminder for HK Electric customers who successfully register with AlipayHK. Simply by clicking the reminder will direct customers to view the bill balance on HK Electric website, giving them the convenience to make prompt payment.
Effective 1 April 2017, bill balance below $150 will be carried forward to the next bill and no immediate settlement will be required. This new arrangement aims to save customers' time in arranging settlement of bills of small outstanding amount, so accounts using autopay will not apply. For details, please click here.
We have collaborated with The Hong Kong Society for the Deaf for production of sign language videos. The videos provide a more effective channel for the hearing impaired customers to understand about safety tips, efficient use of electricity and handle supply interruptions. For details, please click here.
HK Electric customers can now register for the Electronic Bill Presentment and Payment Service (EBPP) through their Internet banking accounts to receive e-bill summary and pay for their electricity bills. For details, please click here.
To save paper and be environmental friendly, we have launched a number of new electronic services. Customers can now pay their bills by uploading e-Cheque via our "e-Cheque Drop Box" on our corporate website. We also provide e-Receipts for payments made via Autopay, internet payment, ATM, PPS or cheque payment (by cheque deposit machine/e-cheque/mail). Simply subscribe for the e-Receipt service through our Account-On-Line Service. Furthermore, e-bill customers can make payment by presenting the QR code which comes together with the e-bills with their smartphone at any convenience store.
The Supply Rules is revised in October 2016. The Supply Rules cover the general and technical terms and conditions upon which the Company will supply electricity to the applicant. Please click here to view the new edition.
HK Electric has won the "Service Retailers of the Year – Retail (Services) Category Award" for seven consecutive years and "2017 Service Retailers of the Year – Bronze Award" in the Mystery Shopper Programme organised by the Hong Kong Retail Management Association (HKRMA). We are also nominated by HKRMA and won the “Customer Service Excellence Award” organizing by the FAPRA. Furthermore, the Call Centre and the Customer Emergency Services Centre have won the Gold award under "Mystery Caller Assessment Award" organised by Hong Kong Call Centre Association.
HK Electric has won the "2017 Service Retailers
of the Year – Bronze Award" organised by the Mystery Shopper Programme HKRMA.
HK Electric has won the "Service Retailers
of the Year – Retail (Services) Category Award" for seven consecutive
years in the Mystery Shoppers Programme.
The Call Centre of Customer Supplies Department
has received the Gold Award in Mystery Caller Assessment Award organized by
Hong Kong Call Centre Association in 2017.
The Customer Emergency Services Centre has
received the Gold Award in Mystery Caller Assessment Award organized by Hong
Kong Call Centre Association in 2017.