CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (“CLP Power”) has won a top prize in the Asian Power Awards 2019, known as the Oscars of the regional energy industry. CLP Power’s Queen’s Hill 132kV substation was presented with the Gold Award in the Transmission and Distribution Project of the Year category at a ceremony in Kuala Lumpur in recognition of its inspired, environmentally-friendly design.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (“CLP Power”) today (3 September) announced it has submitted a response paper to the Council for Sustainable Development’s public engagement on a long-term decarbonisation strategy for Hong Kong. Although 2050 seems a long way away, we all need to start planning now for a lower carbon future. CLP Power sees two broad directions to increase low-carbon electricity supply in the longer term. Both have their opportunities as well as challenges and elements of both could in future be combined. Technology in the energy sector is changing fast and we will need time for further study to maximise the opportunities that these could bring. CLP Power is determined to maintain high levels of safe and reliable electricity supply, whichever future approach we may adopt in decarbonising electricity generation.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has received a positive response from the public to the Renewable Energy Feed-in Tariff (FiT) scheme, which was launched in May last year to promote the development of renewable energy and encourage low-carbon living. By the end of July this year, CLP Power had approved more than 80% of over 4,300 applications for the FiT scheme. When these projects are completed by our customers, they will represent a potential total of 62 GWh of green electricity a year – equivalent to the annual energy consumption of 15,000 households and a reduction in carbon emissions of around 30,000 tonnes a year, or the amount of carbon dioxide removed from the atmosphere by 1.30 million trees. With the rising numbers of applications, the FiT capacity of the new connected systems has also grown steadily over the past months.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) announced today its results for the first six months of 2019, which reflect both the impact of the decisions we are taking to support our desire to deliver secure, affordable and sustainable energy for the Asia-Pacific region as well as the influence of significant external challenges.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) today signed a Collaborative Agreement on Smart and Green Initiatives with the Chinachem Group (Chinachem) that will see the landmark Nina Tower adopt smart, green technology to improve its operational and energy efficiency, saving a total of estimated 14 GWh of electricity for the next five years.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) Chief Corporate Development Officer Ms Quince Chong hosted a special storytelling session today (17 July) in the Children's Paradise zone at the Hong Kong Book Fair. Accompanied by the energy-crusading cartoon characters POWER FOUR, Ms Chong told children a story called 'Electricity and Me' to teach them about the importance of electricity in people's daily lives and the need to save energy. Ms Chong also played interactive quiz with children to help build awareness about low-carbon lifestyles and teach them simple steps to change their habits regarding clothes, food, homelife, and travelling to help reduce carbon emissions.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) will launch a Power Kid Mobile App at the Hong Kong Book Fair, offering children an engaging, interactive way to learn about environmental protection and energy saving. The new app are available for visitors to try at the CLP Power booth in the Children's Paradise zone of the fair from 17 July until 23 July to win special POWER FOUR souvenirs, where POWER FOUR characters will greet them at the booth. CLP Power engineers will also hold storytelling sessions for children at the fair over the weekend.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has launched three new mobile payment platforms for all residential and business customers. More than 2.6 million customers can now settle their electricity bill via AlipayHK, WeChat Pay HK, and the Faster Payment System (FPS).
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) plays host to Free Electrons, the global energy start-up accelerator programme, in Hong Kong this week, forging new collaboration opportunities between utilities and some of the world’s most innovative entrepreneurs on next-generation energy technologies.
Castle Peak Power Company Limited (CAPCO) and The Hongkong Electric Co., Ltd. (HK Electric) today announced that an agreement has been entered into with Shell Eastern Trading (Pte.) Ltd. (Shell), a subsidiary of Royal Dutch Shell, for long-term liquefied natural gas (LNG) supply for the Hong Kong Offshore Liquefied Natural Gas Terminal. After completion of the project, Shell will supply LNG to both CAPCO and HK Electric from its worldwide LNG portfolio.
The Hong Kong Offshore Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal Project (HKOLNG Project) has entered a new milestone as Castle Peak Power Company Limited (CAPCO) and The Hongkong Electric Co., Ltd. (HK Electric) today announced that Hong Kong LNG Terminal Limited, the joint venture established by the two companies, has entered into an agreement with Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd. (MOL) for the hire of a Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) vessel on a time charter basis for the HKOLNG Project.
CLP Holdings Limited today made an announcement to the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong regarding a profit warning due to an impairment of goodwill of EnergyAustralia’s Retail business.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited ("CLP Power") is committed to promoting innovation and enhancing a world-class safety culture. Employees are encouraged to use their creativity and expertise to identify original solutions to potential safety hazards. In this spirit, the engineering team of CLP Power Logistic and Transport Branch has self-developed Hong Kong’s first crane lorry alarm system, as well as ‘X-infrared’ anti-trapping device for tail lifts with a simple series of circuits and sensors.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) is deeply saddened by an incident in which a contractor worker who has been later certified death after being admitted to the hospital when he was found unconscious during work in Black Point Power Station today (4 June). The company expresses its deepest condolences to the family of the deceased.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited ("CLP Power") is committed to providing a safe and reliable power supply to all customers and to meet the needs of every Hong Kong community. To support rural revitalisation and eco-tourism development in the Lai Chi Wo area of the northeastern New Territories, CLP Power has completed a power supply for the remote Hakka villages of Mui Tsz Lam and Kap Tong and held a power-on ceremony today (28 May). The ceremony was attended by villagers and guests including Secretary for the Environment Mr Wong Kam-sing and Chairman of Sha Tau Kok District Rural Committee Mr Lee Koon-hung, who celebrated the arrival of the electricity supply and its potential to support the sustainable development of the two villages.
CLP Holdings Limited (CLP) is pleased to announce our commitment to transition our fleet of more than 1,000 cars to electric vehicles (EVs) by 2030 and encourage more employees to switch to EVs, as we become the first Hong Kong company to join the global EV100 initiative run by the international non-profit organisation The Climate Group. EV100 brings together leading businesses committed to making electric transport “the new normal” by 2030.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) has once again been voted Hong Kong’s Most Attractive Employer in the Randstad Employer Brand Awards, becoming the first company from the city to win the award three times in six years since the launch of the Awards in Hong Kong. The award was based on a public survey of 75 of Hong Kong’s largest companies conducted by international human resources services firm Randstad.
The 2019 Quarterly Statement (January - March) of CLP Holdings Limited has been released. The same Statement will be dispatched to shareholders on 17 May 2019.
CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) unveiled a CLP 6 Senses Experience Zone to promote a low-carbon catering culture at the four-day HOFEX 2019 trade show, Asia’s leading food and hospitality industry event, which began today (7 May) at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. The zone features a wide array of electric kitchen equipment and showcases the latest technology to enhance energy efficiency in the catering sector and offer customers a superior dining experience. It also provides a valuable platform for both Hong Kong and overseas businesses who are interested in catering trade to interact and exchange ideas.
CLP Holdings convenes 2019 Annual General Meeting today. CLP Holdings is the first Hong Kong-listed company to host hybrid Annual General Meeting, enabling about 1,900 shareholders to participate in person or online.