About Us
Chairman's message
List Of Committee
Student Liaison Group
Events / Activities
Events / Activities

Technical Seminar on Photovoltaic Panel Application

Date, time & venue

2019-01-23;6:30pm (Registration) 6:45pm - 8:00pm;Chan Yat Mei Sophie Room – 9/F

It is jointly organised with Electrical Division

Programme Highlight:

Following the announcement of the Feed-in-Tariff (FiT) Scheme, a large number of solar photovoltaic panel systems will be installed in Hong Kong.  Two speakers will be invited in this technical seminar to further promote the development of local renewable energy (RE). The first speaker will be from the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD), HKSAR Government who will introduce two guide books in relation to the PV installation, namely the “Technical Guidelines on Grid Connection of Renewable Energy Power Systems” and the “Guidance Notes for Solar Photovoltaic (PV) System Installation” for members’ information.  Also, the regulatory requirements on generating facilities will be covered. The second speaker will be from CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLPP) who will share the highlights of the FiT scheme, its application process, technical considerations when connecting solar photovoltaic renewable energy to CLP’s power grid, and a few applications being adopted by the customers.



(1) Ir CHOI Ming-sum, Sam

BEng (Hons), MEng, MHKIE

Ir Sam CHOI is an Electrical and Mechanical Services Engineer of the EMSD. His main duties are to promote the adoption of renewable energy technologies and FiT in the community. He has been working in the government for over 15 years, playing a wide spectrum of professional and managerial roles in the areas of E&M, building services as well as solar photovoltaic system studies.


(2) Ir Cheng, Chi Yan

MBA, MSC, BEng (Hons), MHKIE, MIET, CEng

Ir CY Cheng is current the Head of Business Development and Business Insights serving business customers under Customer and Business Development. He takes charge of developing new business opportunities and formulate new business sales model, customer engagement strategy, sales plan and marketing campaigns for achieving sales and other business objectives. Prior to this position, CY held a number of engineering and managerial positions in various departments of CLPP, including engineering design, construction, maintenance and operations of transmission and distribution systems, overseeing CLPP’s motor fleet ranging from general vehicles, electric vehicles to heavy trailers, and management of manpower workforces and high value contracts.


Medium of instruction:

Cantonese with English Terminology (Q&A session in English & Chinese)


Registration & Enquiry:

This Technical Seminar is free of charge and prior registration is required.  For registration, please register here via the website of HKIE(BSD) https://goo.gl/forms/KOEAFPeSNWTKAHwz2 . The maximum number of participants is 100. Vacancy will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis and priority will be given to organizer members. Successful members will be informed by confirmation email ONLY no later than 18 January 2019. For enquiry, please contact Ir Sally Leung at 9636-8299.





  Home | Contact Us | Copyright | Privacy Policy | Disclaimer | SitemapAdmin
Copyright ©2008 The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers. All rights reserved.