28 June 2022

Updates on CLP Cable Bridge Fire Incident in Yuen Long on 21 June 2022

Regarding the cable bridge fire incident in Yuen Long on 21 June, CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP Power) completed the energisation of the last of the three 132kV high-voltage replacement cables at 3am today (28 June), fully restoring the supply capability of its power grid in the affected region. The latest energisation came after CLP Power successfully energised the first and second 132kV high-voltage replacement cables on 24 June and 27 June respectively.

The company is now removing the damaged cable bridge following on-site inspections and evidence collection. The removal is expected to be completed within a week.

Once again, CLP Power apologises for the inconvenience caused to the affected customers and would like to express our gratitude for their understanding.

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