CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today announced that a total of HK$36 million has been approved for 83 projects since the launch of the CLP Eco Building Fund in 2014. The fund provides subsidies to residential buildings to carry out improvement works to enhance energy efficiency in communal areas and covers both single-block residential buildings and multiple-block housing estates within the CLP Power supply area.
CLP Holdings (CLP) continued to showcase excellence in corporate governance and reporting by winning top honours at the Best Corporate Governance Awards in Hong Kong, bringing the tally of its worldwide awards in connection with the 2015 Annual Report, its online snapshot as well as the Sustainability Report to over 30 to date.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) welcomes the Executive Council's approval today (13 December) for the construction of one additional gas-fired generation unit as a response to meet the government target of increasing the percentage of local gas generation to around 50% of the total fuel mix in 2020, as well as for meeting the pledged environmental targets and the carbon intensity reduction target. CLP Power will begin the construction work as soon as possible and targets to have the new unit in commercial operation before 2020, helping Hong Kong's transformation into a smarter and greener city.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) announced today (13 December 2016) that its Average Total Tariff for 2017 will be frozen at HK$1.132 per unit of electricity with a special fuel rebate of 2.3 cents per unit of electricity for all CLP customers.
More than 100 teachers and students today attended the first Energy Day Camp at the CLP Power Shatin centre and the Hong Kong Science and Technology Park. The event was organised by CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) as part of a new educational initiative called the Engineer in School programme.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) has won a CFO Innovation award for Excellence in Treasury Management Transformation, recognising the Group’s success in modernising its treasury management practices with early adoption of a new international financial reporting standard.
Below is CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (“CLP Power”)’s response to media enquiries today (8 December) on various subjects
CLP Group (CLP) is pleased to announce that it entered into a conditional Equity Transfer Agreement with CGN Power today to acquire a 17% equity stake in Yangjiang Nuclear Power Co., Ltd. (Yangjiang Nuclear).
Electric Research Exchange (IERE) and CLP Research Institute (CLP-RI), a
subsidiary of CLP Holding Limited, co-hosted a workshop entitled "Smart
Cities - A Convergence of People, Technologies and Big Data" on 21-24
November 2016 in Hong Kong. The workshop gathered over 100 industry experts,
business executives, academia and R&D professionals from Japan, Korea,
Mainland China, South Africa, Germany, Netherlands, Mexico, Malaysia and Hong
Kong to share insights on the latest research and initiatives of how
technologies, big data and their intelligent applications can enable people’s
interaction with city facilities and infrastructure, making urban living safer,
more convenient, efficient and comfortable.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today (24 November) announced it will extend free charging for Electric Vehicles (EVs) at its network of 45 charging stations until the end of 2017. This is an effort to support the Government's mission to make Hong Kong a greener, smarter city.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today celebrated Senior Citizens Day by hosting a Sharing the Festive Joy community luncheon for 300 elderly guests from Kwun Tong, Kowloon City, Wong Tai Sin, Sham Shui Po, Yau Tsim Mong and Sha Tin. The theme of the event was Healthy Lifestyle and it included entertainment for senior citizens along with tips on how to keep exercising and stay healthy.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today hosted its fourth Green Building Symposium, inviting businesses and organisations to exchange ideas on how to make Hong Kong a smarter and greener city. More than 300 participants from different business sectors and representatives of the building industry took part in the event at which CLP Power showcased the latest energy efficiency initiatives for business customers to go green and save energy.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today is presented the Social Welfare Department’s first Outstanding Contribution Award of the Partnership Fund for the Disadvantaged (PFD). The award recognises CLP Power’s unwavering support of PFD since the fund was established in 2005. Over the years, CLP Power has worked hand-in-hand with PFD and provided financial support to a number of non-governmental organisations in organising 18 social welfare projects for the disadvantaged. Ms Quince Chong, CLP Power Chief Corporate Development Officer, received the Outstanding Contribution Award from Mrs Carrie Lam, Chief Secretary for Administration, at the award presentation ceremony today.
CLP Holdings Limited today made an announcement to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong concerning an investment opportunity in Yangjiang Nuclear Power Co., Ltd.
The 2016 Quarterly Statement (January-September) of CLP Holdings Limited has been released. The same Statement will be dispatched to shareholders on 31 October 2016.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today awarded Green Elites Campus accreditation to 11 primary schools run by Po Leung Kuk (PLK) in recognition of their dedicated efforts towards environmental protection. Four of the schools received the Most Outstanding Award for their exceptional performance.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today announced the winners in its fifth GREENPLUS Award programme which rewarded businesses and organisations working to save energy in their daily operations. To mark the fifth anniversary of the programme, special trophies were presented for five specific areas of achievement: passion, concerted efforts, innovation, effectiveness and sustainability.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today held a Mid-Autumn Festival celebration for 200 elderly people from the Tsuen Wan district as part of its successful Sharing the Festive Joy programme, which encourages greater care and respect in the community for senior citizens
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) held a graduation ceremony on 27 August for its fourth CLP Junior Green Engineer Programme, an environmental education programme which attracted a record 2,300 entries from primary schools across Hong Kong.
HKT Limited (SEHK: 6823) (HKT) and CLP Holdings Limited (SEHK: 0002) (CLP) have formed an equal joint venture, Smart Charge (HK) Limited, to offer total electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions in Hong Kong to meet increasing market demand.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today launches the POWER YOU Kindergarten Education Kit, an innovative initiative underscoring the company's commitment to public education. The electricity-themed education kit aims to spark interest among students in the world of electricity, giving them a basic knowledge about energy and teaching them good habits in energy efficiency. CLP Power is the first commercial body to develop an education kit to be given free to all kindergartens in Hong Kong.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) organised the CLP Young Power Programme (YPP) – Energy Carnival today as the finale of the programme's Hong Kong Chapter. At the fun-packed carnival, secondary students put to work their creativity to raise public awareness on energy and environmental issues at the Zero Carbon Building. The YPP is an annual educational programme designed for secondary students in Hong Kong and Nanning, Guangxi to enhance their knowledge on energy and environmental issues, instil interest in the engineering profession and nurture young and visionary leadership.
In the first six months of 2016, the Group’s operating earnings were HK$6,149 million, an increase of 11.3% compared with the corresponding period in 2015. This reflected growth in both our core business in Hong Kong and our overseas operations. The Group’s total earnings for the first half of 2016 were HK$6,125 million, a rise of 7.0% from the same period of last year. These positive results have enabled us to raise the level of both our first and second interim dividends from HK$0.55 per share a year ago to HK$0.57 per share in 2016.
In view of the approaching Typhoon Nida, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) will closely monitor and assess the potential impact on its power systems. Necessary actions will be taken to safeguard the reliable supply.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) is pleased to announce its first investment in India’s solar energy sector, underlining the Group’s commitment in growing its renewables portfolio in its continuous efforts to address climate change.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today held a Tuen Ng festival celebration for 200 elderly people from the Tuen Mun district as part of its Sharing the Festive Joy programme. The event was jointly hosted by Yan Oi Tong and aimed to encourage care and respect for senior citizens.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) is pleased to announce the establishment of an endowed professorship in sustainability at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) - the first of its kind for HKUST and among universities in the city. Earlier this week, the senior executives of CLP and HKUST celebrated this collaboration at a signing ceremony organised on university campus.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has today (15 May) received customer enquiries concerning emails purporting to be issued jointly by the two power companies, claiming that customers are eligible to receive refund payments. A hyperlink has been provided that requires customers to input personal data for the refund.
In an exciting initiative to raise awareness about climate change and energy conservation, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) is hosting an event called “Let’s Combat Climate Change, CLP Green Studio Eco Carnival” on 14 and 15 May at Olympian City. During the two-day event, the revamped Green Studio mobile classroom will be open to the public and will premiere a new movie titled The Amazing 4D Green Adventure. The fun-packed weekend carnival will also feature a number of interactive eco games, a trial induction cooking area for parents and children, and display the latest energy saving electrical appliances.
The 2016 Quarterly Statement (January-March) of CLP Holdings Limited has been released. The same Statement will be dispatched to shareholders on 19 May 2016.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) is running its successful Power Your Love programme for a second time to light up the lives of tens of thousands people in need. The world-first initiative combines energy saving with a mission to help the less fortunate in society. Residential customers of CLP Power simply need to register and conserve energy from 15 June to 14 August 2016. In return for every unit of electricity saved compared to the same period last year, CLP Power will donate one unit of electricity to the households in need.
In response to the government's policy to increase the use of natural gas in power generation, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) is taking forward the development work to build an offshore liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Hong Kong waters. The project will not only enable Hong Kong to have direct access to the international market for gas supplies at competitive prices and enhance the city's bargaining power for natural gas purchases, but also improve Hong Kong's energy security with diversified sources of natural gas. A project profile of the proposal has been submitted to the Environmental Protection Department and is now available for a 14-day public inspection.
CLP’s annual general meeting attracted a record number of 1,527 shareholders this year.
Tens of thousands of free dim sum breakfasts will be served up from today under the Elderly Yum Cha community programme organised by CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power). With coupons and their senior citizens cards, elderly people can from today until 30 June 2016 enjoy two dim sum options at more than 170 participating restaurants in 14 districts. As well as enjoying free breakfasts, the programme offers senior citizens an opportunity to expand their social networks.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) announced today new continuing connected transactions between the CLP Group and the CSG Group in accordance with the Listing Rules. These transactions were entered into in the ordinary and usual course of business of the CLP Group.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has been voted the Most Attractive Employer out of 75 largest companies in Hong Kong at the Randstad Award 2016, a public survey conducted by international human resources services firm Randstad. The accolade is testimony to CLP Power’s long-standing commitment to attract, nurture and develop talents for the Hong Kong power industry and to invest in human resources development.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has proposed building an additional gas-fired generation unit with an advanced design at Black Point Power Station in support of the government's policy of using more natural gas for generation and to ensure the continuing reliability of its power supply. An Environmental Impact Assessment report on the proposal has been submitted to the Environmental Protection Department and is available for public inspection from today.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has won a Gold Award in the Public Services sector of the "Hong Kong Awards for Environmental Excellence 2015", organised by the Environmental Campaign Committee.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) will serve up tens of thousands of free dim sum breakfasts to the elderly in a return of its popular Elderly Yum Cha community initiative. Working with four major catering associations and members of 14 District Councils in Kowloon, the New Territories and outlying islands, the programme will provide 80,000 breakfast coupons for 40,000 senior citizens to enjoy free breakfasts and expand their social networks.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) Director of Information Technology (IT) Mr Andre Blumberg has received the Chief Information Officer (CIO) Award in the Large Enterprise category at the Hong Kong CIO Awards 2016, an event co-organised by Computerworld Hong Kong and CIO Connect. The award recognises his outstanding achievements in the innovative application of technology, and his success in helping deliver business value for customers.
CLP Holdings (CLP) is pleased to announce today that a significant growth in overseas earnings has contributed to record performance in 2015. During the year, the Group’s operating earnings increased 15% from a year earlier to HK$11,533 million, driven primarily by a 29% increase in the contribution from overseas businesses. Total earnings were up 40% to HK$15,670 million. Rises in operating earnings were recorded in all of our five geographical divisions, most notably in India and Mainland China. The Board has recommended a fourth interim dividend of HK$1.05 per share for 2015. Together with the three interim dividends already paid, our total dividend this year is HK$2.70 per share, an increase from HK$2.62 on the previous year.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power), operator of Castle Peak Power Company Limited (CAPCO), announced a contract signed between CAPCO and CNOOC Limited yesterday (4 February) to bring in natural gas from the Wenchang Gas Field in the South China Sea using the existing Yacheng pipeline. The gas is expected to reach Hong Kong from 2018 onwards, providing a medium term supply of natural gas to CLP Power.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has been honoured with Hong Kong Top Service Brand award at the 2015 Hong Kong Top Brand Awards in recognition of the company’s achievements in brand building, innovative service development and quality management.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has been honoured with an award for Market Leadership in Public Service at the inaugural Market Leadership Award organised by the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing (HKIM). The accolade recognises CLP Power’s distinguished achievements in promoting energy efficiency and conservation through an effective marketing strategy, integrated branding initiatives and campaigns.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has won a prestigious regional award for the excellence of its knowledge management. The company received the Asian Most Admired Knowledge Enterprise (MAKE) Award 2015 yesterday (21 January), recognising its outstanding performance in creating a knowledge-driven culture and promoting skills succession in the power industry.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) announced today a number of continuing connected transactions between the CSG Group and the CLP Group in accordance with the Listing Rules. These transactions were entered into in the ordinary and usual course of business of the CLP Group.