KEP - Korea Electric Power Corporation

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Korea Electric Power Corporation

55 Jeollyeok-ro
Naju 58217
South Korea
82 6 1345 4299

IndustryElectric Utilities
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

Mr. Si-Ho KimCEO, Interim Pres, Exec. VP of Domestic Operations & Standing DirectorN/AN/A59
Mr. Sung-Chul ParkExec. VP, CTO, Chief Sales Officer & Standing DirectorN/AN/A57
Mr. Hyang-Reol LyuExec. VP of Overseas Operations & Standing DirectorN/AN/A59
Mr. Sang-Kwon HyunExec. VP, Chief Strategy Officer & Standing DirectorN/AN/A59
Mr. Bong-Soo MoonExec. VP, Chief Power Grid Officer & Standing DirectorN/AN/A59
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.


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, Nuclear Power Generation, Thermal Power Generation, 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, 2016, the company had a total of 655 generation units, including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, and internal combustion units with an installed generation capacity of 79,217 megawatts. Its transmission system consisted of 33,630 circuit kilometers of lines of 765 kilovolts and others, including high-voltage direct current lines, as well as 830 substations with an installed transformer capacity of 305,418 megavolt-amperes; and distribution system consisted of 112,751 megavolt-amperes of transformer capacity and 9,122,344 units of support with a total line length of 474,099 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; communication line leasing; nuclear export technology and overseas resource development; and developing uranium mine. Korea Electric Power Corporation was founded in 1961 and is headquartered in Naju, South Korea.

Corporate Governance

Korea Electric Power Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.