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  1. Hongkong Electric reports 20pc decline in net profit

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Hongkong Electric Holdings reported a decline in last year's profit and said its electricity generating activities in Hong Kong would fail to earn the return permitted ... stood at 12.8 per cent, reflecting a shareholders' HK$200 million tariff subsidy. A Hongkong Electric spokeswoman said management believed history would repeat itself this year, primarily ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... One hurt in power plant accident A Hongkong Electric worker was in serious condition in hospital after being injured in an accident at its Lamma power plant. The 43-year-old suffered burns to his hands, chest and ears when he tried to add diesel fuel to a machine. ...

  3. Struggle to seal power deal before deadline

    Posted Dec 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are close to concluding a deal but an agreement might not be likely' by the end of this year, Hongkong Electric group managing director Tso Kai-sum said. 'Perhaps it might come early next ... going on for more than two years. The scheme for Hongkong Electric is due to expire at the end of next December and that for CLP Power in September. CLP Power said yesterday that it was also ...

  4. Power firms draw a blank with concerns over emissions trading

    Posted Mar 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday. He said the companies would face similar risks even if they invested in their own cleanup. The comment came after Hongkong Electric and CLP Power warned that they might be subject ... be treated like normal operating costs. Hongkong Electric managing director Tso Kai-sum said the company wanted to see more detailed implementation rules before it could decide to join the scheme. He ...

  5. HK Electric earnings grow 7.3pc

    Posted Aug 10th 2007, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang Hongkong Electric Holdings' first-half earnings grew 7.3 per cent to HK$2.66 billion as overseas operations cushioned a lacklustre performance at home. The utility, which ... Holdings earn between a 13.5 per cent and 15 per cent return on the average net fixed assets in use. The decline was despite an average 2.5 per cent rise in Hongkong Electric's tariffs ...

  6. Power play

    Posted Jul 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Green groups have accused the government of wavering over its power sector reforms. Should CLP Power and Hongkong Electric be allowed a double-digit rate of return on their assets? Write to us. ...

  7. Retirees enjoying their 'third age' know it is never too late to learn

    Posted Sep 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... gathered at Hongkong Electric's Home Management Centre in North Point to learn how to make snowy mooncakes, the all-white variety that has become popular in recent years. They are all students ... to share with other retirees. 'It's important to build up their confidence and to encourage them to share their knowledge,' he said. The U3A was launched jointly by Hongkong Electric ...

  8. Minister floats law to regulate power firms

    Posted Oct 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Edward Yau Tang-wah told lawmakers yesterday a contingency plan was needed because time was running out. He said the intention was still to regulate CLP Power and Hongkong Electric through ... terms in a draft law. The objective was to ensure the public can continue to enjoy reliable, safe and efficient electricity supplies at reasonable prices, Mr Yau said. Hongkong Electric said ...

  9. Surge in electrical firm

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Daniel Cody

    ... electrical for many products - printed circuit boards, electromechanical components, subsystems and complete systems. The goods head to sectors such as aerospace, automotive, computing, consumer ... for people to develop and grow within their career,' said Mr Wong, a Hongkonger who spent many years working for corporations in Canada before returning to Asia. 'We want to hire people ...

  10. UN refugee work highlights how lucky Hongkongers are

    Posted Aug 21st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... believe that many people in the developing countries are living without sufficient electricity and water,' she said. 'Hong Kong people live in a satisfactory environment, which we should ...




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