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.
Enquiry Hotline：2510 2701
To support the local catering industry and the underprivileged during the current economic downturn, HK Electric has launched the "Care and Share" SME Caterers Subsidy Scheme. Eligible underprivileged families are invited to make appointments with
designated NGO centres to collect dining coupons worth HK$500 for consumption at
SME eateries in HK Electric's supply territory. This will not only bring more business to SME eateries but benefit those in need as well.
Due to the overwhelming response, the quota of 40,000 sets has been fully-subscribed. Distribution of "Care and Share" dining coupons has also been completed.
HK Electric's residential customers or households living in a sub-divided unit (SDU) in HK Electric's supply territory; and are beneficiary under any one of the schemes below:
How to collect coupons?
To control the flow of people under the current pandemic, eligible families are required to contact one of the 23
designated NGO centres to make an appointment first.
Upon confirmation, they will be invited to collect dining coupons at the designated NGO centre by presenting the following documents:
How to use coupons?
Each set contains 20 coupons, each worth $25. They can be used to settle food and beverage payments at designated
SME eateries before 31 December 2020.
SME caterers 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" SME caterers for activities serving underprivileged families and the needy.
HK Electric's non-residential customers (except temporary supply and government accounts) may apply for subsidies to retrofit or install energy-efficient equipment.
HK Electric provides subsidies for the implementation of low-carbon living projects at eligible premises in HK Electric's supply territory, which enable the premises users to adopt low-carbon lifestyle and/or embrace energy efficiency, improve indoor environment and/or bring social benefits.Eligible Premises (Category 1) - Full subsidy capped at HK$500,000 per eligible premisesEligible Premises (Category 2) - Full subsidy capped at HK$300,000 per eligible premises
Category 1: 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: Premises operated by small and medium enterprises, which are residential care homes for the elderly or persons with disabilities, child care centres, fitness centres, beauty parlours, licensed guesthouses, clubhouses, or premises for food license holders, laundry trade or dishware washing trade.
Turnkey retrofitting, upgrading or new installation of energy-efficient electrical facilities, equipment, installations or appliances for kitchen, laundry or water heating at the eligible premises listed above.
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 (Category 1) - Full subsidy capped at HK$300,000 per eligible premisesEligible Premises (Category 2) - Full subsidy capped at HK$150,000 per eligible premises
Category 1: Premises operated by non-profit-making NGOs for provision of caring, rehabilitation or residential services to elderly, children or disabilities.Category 2: Premises operated by small and medium enterprises for provision of caring, rehabilitation or residential services to elderly, children or disabilities.
Turnkey implementation of gerontechnology or smart technology equipment/systems at the eligible premises listed above.
Eligible households living in HK Electric's supply territory may apply for a one-off subsidy up to HK$5,000 for:
Eligible households can contact St. James' Settlement at 2596 2727 to make application.
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.
Eligible SDU households without individual HK Electric's tariff meters may apply for a subsidy of HK$600 per household per year.