The newly launched Electrical Equipment Upgrade Scheme provides subsidies to commercial and industrial customers to replace or upgrade their electrical equipment to more energy efficient models, for both retrofit and new installations.
Replace or upgrade* :
^Eligible for replacing non-LED light bulbs or tubes only (eligible LED lamp categories subject to the application guideline)
+Must be on the “Record of Listed Models in The Mandatory Energy Efficiency Labelling Scheme" (MEELS) by EMSD
*Equipment must be purchased between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2023
Eligible Product Categories
LED Light Bulb / Downlight
For all wattages
HK$20 each or 80% of the purchase price per unit (net), whichever is lower
LED Tube / Light Strip / Panel Light1
HK$60 each or 80% of the purchase price per unit (net), whichever is lower
Air-conditioner with Grade 1 energy label under MEELS
Single package type and split type
HK$1,000 each or 80% of the purchase price per unit (net), whichever is lower
High energy efficient air-conditioning system (not under MEELS)
Air-cooled and water-cooled chillers, variable refrigerant flow systems, unitary air-conditioners
HK$0.5/kWh based on annual energy saving which is a one-off payment
1Length of light tube and panel light should be 60cm or above; whereas length of light strip should be 1 metre or above
Subsidy Ceiling Price (per electricity account)
Non-Residential Tariff (NRT)
Bulk Tariff (BT) / Large Power Tariff (LPT)
After approval of application, CLP will award the subsidy through applicant’s electricity account.
Successful Application Sharing
Hair Rejuvenation, is a social enterprise providing hair loss treatment service, and aims at enhancing public recognition on the working abilities of hearing-impaired people. Its Tsuen Wan branch recently replaced the lights with LED light bulbs and spotlights, and successful applied to the CLP Electrical Equipment Upgrade Scheme.
Equipment Cost: ~HK$1,500
Anticipated Annual Energy Saving: ~2,800 kWh
Subsidy Amount: ~HK$900
Payback Period: Less than 2 months
Commercial and industrial customers in the CLP supply area, excluding holders of temporary power supply accounts and government accounts.
Bulk Tariff (BT) /
Large Power Tariff (LPT)
Submit Application Form
(with a copy of invoice or receipt)
(submit after installation of energy efficient equipment)
(require pre-installation check by CLP)
Post-installation Check by CLP
Approval by CLP
Award Subsidy through Customers' Electricity Accounts
The eligible purchase must be made between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2023 inclusive and include the following information:
For details, please contact us by the following channels:
Tel: 2678 0322
Email: [email protected]
Please contact your Account Manager if you are Bulk Tariff or Large Power Tariff Customers
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