The pandemic has changed global attitudes, focusing minds on the importance of devising ways to make our world a better and safer place – not only in disease prevention but in every aspect of our daily lives.
Disruptive technology has brought transformational change to the food and auto industries, for instance, and companies worldwide are meanwhile raising efforts to improve working environments and workplace safety.
CLP has been at the forefront of a movement to embrace new technology and strengthen the digital and innovative capabilities to ensure a safe, reliable power supply to its customers.
In Hong Kong, it is currently using virtual reality for welding and safety training, drone inspections for power station facilities and overhead lines, and robots to examine the condition of boilers in power generation units.
It is also taking advantage of other ingenious breakthroughs that deploy simple but effective technology to improve safety and efficiency.