Milestones

  • 2008

    June 2008

    The Company was established on 30 June 2008 under the name of Hemaraj Clean Water Company Limited with a registered capital of THB645 million to produce and distribute industrial water for use in industrial estates owned by Hemaraj Land and Development PLC.


    July 2008

    The Company entered into the Right Lease Agreement with Hemaraj Land and Development PLC and its subsidiaries to produce and distribute industrial water for use in four industrial estates owned by Hemaraj Land and Development PLC, namely Hemaraj Chonburi Industrial Estate (HCIE), Hemaraj Eastern Industrial Estate (HEIE) , Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (ESIE) and Hemaraj Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (HESIE)

    The Company acquired 99.99 per cent. of shares in WHA Water Company Limite. WHA Water Company Limited has registered capital of THB100 million and conducts the business to produce and distribute clarified water in Hemaraj Eastern Industrial Estate (HEIE)

  • 2011

    March 2011

    WHA Energy Company Limited, a subsidiary of the Company, was incorporated on 2 March 2011 with registered capital of THB100 million to invest in other companies engaging in power business. The Company holds 99.99 per cent. of shares in WHA Energy Company Limited.


    June 2011

    WHA Energy Company Limited, the Company’s subsidiary and the Glow Group entered into a joint venture to invest in Glow Hemaraj Wind Company Limited, in which WHA Energy Company Limited holds 51.00 % shares. This joint venture company was set up to carry out a feasibility study on the establishment of a wind power plant.

  • 2012

    March 2012

    WHA Energy Company Limited, the Company’s subsidiary and Gulf JP Company Limited entered into a joint venture to invest in Gulf JP NLL Company Limited, in which WHA Energy Company Limited holds 25.01% shares. The joint venture company was established to develop the Nong Lalok Small Power Plant in Hemaraj Rayong Industrial Land (HRIL) having an aggregate contracted power generating capacity of 122.5 MW.

  • 2015

    February 2015

    WHA Energy Company Limited and the B.Grimm Power Group founded a joint venture named B.Grimm Power (WHA) 1 Company Limited, in which WHA Energy Company Limited holds 25.01% of its shares. The joint venture company was set up to develop a small power plant in Hemaraj Chonburi Industrial Estate (HCIE) having an aggregate power generating capacity of 132 MW.


    March 2015

    WHA Energy Company Limited and Gulf MP Company Limited entered into a joint venture in five small power plants named GVTP, GTS1, GTS2, GTS3 and GTS4, in each of which WHA Energy Company Limited holds 25.01% of their respective shares. These power plants have an aggregate power generating capacity of 640 MW.

  • 2016

    March 2016

    On 30 March 2016, the Company and the Hemaraj Group signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement and the Right Lease Agreements for the production and distribution of industrial water and the operation of wastewater treatment services in seven current projects namely Hemaraj Eastern Industrial Estate (HEIE), Hemaraj Chonburi Industrial Estate (HCIE), Hemaraj Chonburi Industrial Estate 2 (HCIE 2), Hemaraj Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate (HESIE), Hemaraj Eastern Seaboard Industrial Estate 2 (HESIE 2), Hemaraj Saraburi Industrial Land (HSIL) and Hemaraj Rayong Industrial Land (HRIL) . The lease term is 50 years from the signing date.

    The Company increased its registered capital from THB 645 million to THB 1,645 million with the aim of applying the proceeds toward payment of the leasehold fee for the production and distribution of industrial water and the operation of wastewater treatment services in seven current industrial estate projects of the Hemaraj Group.


    May 2016

    WHA Energy Company Limited accepted a transfer of total shares in WHA Energy 2 Company Limited Company Limited from the Hemaraj Group. WHA Energy 2 Company Limited is a holding company holding shares in power companies, i.e. Gheco-I Company Limited, Houay Ho Thai Company Limited (having a stake of 25% in Houay Ho Power Company Limited) and Glow IPP Company Limited

    The Company increased its registered capital from THB 1,645 million to THB 3,200 million to finance its acquisition of total shares in WHA Energy 2 Company Limited .


    June 2016

    WHA Energy Company accepted a transfer of 74.99% of total shares in each of 11 solar rooftop power companies, i.e. WHA Gunkul 1-6, 8-10, 16 and 17, from the WHA Group.


    July 2016

    The Company set up Chonburi Clean Energy Company Limited to bid for a contract to sell electricity generated from industrial waste.

    On 21 July 2016, the Company’s shareholders, during extraordinary general meeting No. 3/2016, resolved to approve the following matters:
    the Company’s conversion into a public limited company named WHA Utilities and Power Public Company Limited,
    the change in par value of THB5 per share, and
    the capital increase from THB3,200 million to THB3,825 million by issuing 125 million ordinary shares with a par value of THB5 each for an initial public offering. The Company’s conversion into a public limited company was registered with the Ministry of Commerce on 10 August 2016.

    On 29 July 2016, the Company and the Hemaraj entered into the Hemaraj Non-competition Agreement to define their framework of cooperation to prevent competition with each other. Also included in that agreement are guidelines to reduce possible conflicts of interest which may arise in the future.

    On 29 July 2016, the Company and WHA Corporation Public Company Limited (WHA) entered into the WHA Non-competition Agreement to define their non-competition agreement which covers the core businesses in Thailand and the CLMV countries.


    August 2016

    WHA Energy Company Limited a stake of 33.33% in Eastern Seaboard Clean Energy Company Limited (ESCE). ESCE will hold total shares in Chonburi Clean Energy Company Limited and Rayong Clean Energy Company Limited, which will bid for a contract to sell electricity generated from industrial waste.

    On 29 August 2016, the Company’s board approved the sale of all the shares of Glow Hemaraj Wind Company Limited to ESCE.


    September 2016

    Glow Hemaraj Wind Company Limited was restructured its shareholding and results in Eastern Seaboard Clean Energy Company Limited holding 100%. of Glow Hemaraj Wind Company Limited shares.


    October 2016

    Chonburi Clean Energy Company Limited is awarded by the Energy Regulatory Commission to sell electricity generated from industrial waste under the feed-in tariff scheme for an aggregate of 8.63 MW. In this regard, the Company will sell electricity for an aggregate of 6.9 MW to Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT)


    December 2016

    WHA Energy Company Limited, the company subsidiary and Gulf MP Company Limited entered into a joint venture in small power plants (SPP) named GNLL2 of which WHA Energy Company Limited holds 25.01% of their respective shares and aggregate power generating capacity of 640 MW.


  • 2016

    March 2016

    On 30 March 2016, the Company and the Hemaraj Group signed the Strategic Partnership Agreement and the Right Lease Agreements for the production and distribution of industrial water and the operation of wastewater treatment services in seven current projects namely HEIE, HCIE, HCIE2, HESIE, HESIE2, HSIL and HRIL. The lease term is 50 years from the signing date.

    The Company increased its registered capital from THB645 million to THB1,645 million with the aim of applying the proceeds toward payment of the leasehold fee for the production and distribution of industrial water and the operation of wastewater treatment services in seven current industrial estate projects of the Hemaraj Group.


    May 2016

    HE accepted a transfer of total shares in Hemaraj Energy 2 Company Limited (HE2) from the Hemaraj Group. HE2 is a holding company holding shares in power companies, i.e. Gheco-I Company Limited (Gheco-I), Houay Ho Thai CompanyLimited (HHT) (having a stake of 25 per cent. in Houay Ho Power Company Limited (HHP)) and Glow IPP Company Limited (Glow IPP).

    The Company increased its registered capital from THB1,645 million to THB3,200 million to finance its acquisition of total shares in HE2.


    June 2016

    บริษัท เหมราช เอ็นเนอร์ยี่ จำกัด ซึ่งเป็นบริษัทย่อยของบริษัทฯ ได้รับโอนหุ้นประมาณร้อยละ 74.99 ใน 11 บริษัทที่ประกอบธุรกิจโรงไฟฟ้าพลังงานแสงอาทิตย์หรือโซลาร์รูฟท็อป ประกอบด้วย WHA Gunkul 1-6, 8-10, 16, 17 จากกลุ่มดับบลิวเอชเอ


    July 2016

    The Company set up Chonburi Clean Energy Company Limited to bid for a contract to sell electricity generated from industrialwaste.

    On 21 July 2016, the Company’s extraordinary general meeting of shareholders No.3/2016 resolved to approve the following matters: (i) the Company’s conversion into a public limited company named WHA Utilities and Power Public Company Limited, (ii) the change in a par value of THB5 per share, and (iii) the capital increase from THB3,200 million to THB3,825 million by issuing 125 million ordinary shares with a par value of THB5 each for public offering. The Company’s conversion into a public limited company was registered with the Ministry of Commerce on 10 August 2016.

    On 29 July 2016, the Company and the Hemaraj Group entered into the Hemaraj Non-competition Agreement to define their agreement and framework of cooperation to prevent competition with each other. Also included in that agreement are guidelines laid down to reduce possible conflicts of interest which may arise in the future.

    On 29 July 2016, the Company and the WHA Group entered into the WHA Non-competition Agreement to define their no-competition agreement which covers the core businesses in Thailand and the CLMV countries.


    August 2016

    The Company acquired a stake of 33.33 per cent. in Eastern Seaboard Clean Energy Company Limited (ESCE). ESCE will hold total shares in Chonburi Clean Energy Company Limited and Rayong Clean Energy Company Limited, which will bid for a contract to sell electricity generated from industrialwaste.

    On 29 August 2016, the Company’s board approved the sale of total shares in GHWto ESCE.