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    Korea Electric Power Corp. (KEP)

    21.47 Up 0.30(1.42%) 2:09PM EST - Nasdaq Real Time Price
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    Korea Electric Power Corp.
    55 Jeollyeok-ro
    Naju, 520-350
    South Korea - Map
    Phone: 82 61 345 4261
    Website: http://www.kepco.co.kr

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Electric Utilities
    Full Time Employees:41,466

    Business Summary 

    Korea Electric Power Corporation, 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, solar/wind, and biomass sources. As of December 31, 2014, the company had a total of 607 generation units, including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, and internal combustion units with an installed generation capacity of 72,305 megawatts. Its transmission system consisted of 32,795 circuit kilometers of lines of 765 kilovolts and others, including high-voltage direct current lines, as well as 805 substations with an installed transformer capacity of 285,242 megavolt-amperes; and distribution system consisted of 107,804 megavolt-amperes of transformer capacity and 8,832,409 units of support with a total line length of 457,249 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 , 65
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Standing Director
    Mr. Seung-Jung Baek , 59
    Chief Financial Officer, Chief Strategy Officer, Exec. VP and Standing Director
    Mr. Byung-Sook Kim , 57
    Chief Technology Officer, Exec. VP and Standing Director
    Mr. Kyu-Ho Park , 57
    Exec. VP of Domestic Operations and Standing Director
    Mr. Jung-Keun Park , 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.