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.
Officiating guests and participants at the 2019
Graduation Ceremony, including Chief Secretary for Administration of the HKSAR Government,
Mr. Matthew Cheung (sixth from right, first row); Managing Director of HK
Electric, Mr. Wan Chi-tin (fifth from right, first row) and Director of
Management Centre of Education Affairs, State Grid of China Technology College,
Mr. Su Qingmin (fourth from right, first row).
participants from 26 countries or regions joined the 2020 series online.
HK Electric and the State Grid Corporation of China signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Silk Road International School of Engineering in 2017, to deliver a course on the design and operations of power systems for academics and management staff of power industry in the "Belt and Road" countries. The School is jointly set up by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Xi'an Jiaotong University.
Launched in 2018, the "Advanced Professional Development Programme in Power and Energy" marked the first collaborative project co-run by the engineering industry and the tertiary education sector. The programme last for 3 consecutive years, covering "Key Technologies of Global Energy Interconnection", "Distribution System for Metropolitan Cities", "High-Quality, Sustainable", and "Resilient Power Grid for Green and Smart Living". HK Electric responsible for the topics on power distribution systems. Participants attended a series of professional workshops, field studies and technical discussions to appreciate the Ultra-high Voltage Transmission Network and its Interconnection, Sophisticated Distribution Systems for Skyscrapers in Metropolitan Cities. They also touched on the topics on Energy Interconnection and Smart and Resilient Distribution Network for Metropolitan Cities.
In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020 series were run online via web-based talks and interactive webinars. In the past 3 years, more than 200 participants including senior executives, government officials and professionals coming from 29 countries or regions joined the Programme.
Mr. Matthew Cheung, Chief Secretary for Administration of the HKSAR Government as the officiating guest for the third year running, delivered his closing remarks via a pre-recorded video.
Engineering professionals from Belt and Road countries and regions attending a seminar
Participants visiting HK Electric facilities