CLP Holdings’ wholly owned subsidiary TRUenergy has reached agreement with the New South Wales (NSW) Government to acquire the state-owned EnergyAustralia’s energy retailing business, the Delta Western GenTrader Bundle, which comprises long-term offtake contracts to buy the output of the coal-fired power stations of Delta Electricity at Mount Piper and Wallerawang, and development sites at Marulan and Mount Piper for a total of A$2,035 million (HK$15,595 million).
Quickening its pace to turn a low-carbon energy future into reality, CLP today announces new and ambitious interim targets for 2020 as the company implements its Climate Vision 2050 strategy. The new targets are announced today through the publication of Our Journey to a Low-Carbon Energy Future—turning CLP’s Climate Vision 2050 into Reality, which reinforces CLP’s commitment to taking further action in mitigating climate change.
Leveraging technology to devise an engaging way to raise awareness about the importance of preserving the world’s natural treasures, CLP launched online game Green Park today to enable more people to join them in planting trees.
In Hong Kong, one out of 10 senior citizens aged 65 or above is suffering from dementia, compared with a figure of 25 million dementia cases worldwide. With the ageing population, the number of dementia patients in Hong Kong is expected to reach 110,000 by 2020. Due to a lack of public awareness and the absence of noticeable early symptoms, many sufferers of dementia have missed the optimum time for early intervention. There is no dementia prevention programme in Hong Kong’s healthcare, especially elderly care, system, and cases has to wait for at least one year for geriatric mental health or dementia day care services.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) signs an agreement of cooperation intent with China Guangdong Nuclear Power Company (CGNPC) and Guangdong Yudean Group Co., Ltd. today to coinvest in Yangjiang Nuclear Power Station in Guangdong, China. Under the agreement, CLP will own 17% of the project. An additional partner in the project will include CGN Phase I Private Equity Fund Co., Ltd.