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    Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEP)

    26.50 Up 0.14(0.53%) 11:53AM EDT - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Korea Electric Power Corp.
    55 Jeollyeok-ro
    Naju, 58217
    South Korea - Map
    Phone: 82 6 1345 4299
    Website: http://home.kepco.co.kr

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    Industry:Electric Utilities
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    Business Summary 

    Korea Electric Power Corporation, an integrated electric utility company, generates, transmits, and distributes electricity in Korea and internationally. The company operates through Transmission and Distribution, Electric Power Generation (Nuclear), Electric Power Generation (Non-Nuclear), Plant Maintenance & Engineering Service, and Others segments. It generates power from nuclear, coal, oil, liquefied natural gas, internal combustion, hydro, wind, solar, and biomass sources. As of December 31, 2015, the company had a total of 618 generation units, including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, and internal combustion units with an installed generation capacity of 73,282 megawatts. Its transmission system consisted of 33,316 circuit kilometers of lines of 765 kilovolts and others, including high-voltage direct current lines, as well as 822 substations with an installed transformer capacity of 298,294 megavolt-amperes; and distribution system consisted of 110,082 megavolt-amperes of transformer capacity and 8,960,818 units of support with a total line length of 465,278 circuit kilometers. The company provides electricity to residential, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural, street lighting, and overnight power usage. It is also involved in providing plant maintenance and engineering services, and information services; selling nuclear fuel; and communication line leasing activities, as well as developing uranium mine. Korea Electric Power Corporation was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Naju, South Korea.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Hwan-Eik Cho , 66
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Standing Director
    Mr. Seung-Jung Baek , 60
    Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Chief Startegy Officer
    Mr. Sung-Chul Park , 56
    Chief Technology Officer, Exec. VP and Standing Director
    Mr. Jae-Won Chang , 57
    Chief Power Grid Officer, Exec. VP and Standing Director
    Mr. Hyang-Reol Lyu , 58
    Exec. VP of Overseas Operations and Standing Director
    Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.