KEP - Korea Electric Power Corporation

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Korea Electric Power Corporation

55 Jeollyeok-ro
Naju 58217
South Korea
82 6 1345 4213
http://home.kepco.co.kr

SectorUtilities
IndustryUtilities - Regulated Electric
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Dr. Jong-Kap KimPres, CEO & Standing DirectorN/AN/A1951
Woo-ki BaekHead of Fin. & Investor Relations TeamN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Bong-Soo MoonSr. EVP for Power Grid & Standing DirectorN/AN/A1958
Hoe-Chun KimSr. EVP for Bus. Management & Standing DirectorN/AN/AN/A
Dong-Sub KimSr. EVP for Bus. Operations & Standing DirectorN/AN/AN/A
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.

Description

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, combined-cycle, integrated gasification combined cycle, hydro, wind, solar, fuel cell, biogas, and other sources. As of December 31, 2017, the company had a total of 679 generation units, including nuclear, thermal, hydroelectric, and internal combustion units with an installed generation capacity of 82,132 megawatts. Its transmission system consisted of 33,955 circuit kilometers of lines of 765 kilovolts and others, including high-voltage direct current lines, as well as 839 substations with an installed transformer capacity of 311,869 megavolt-amperes; and distribution system included 115,945 megavolt-amperes of transformer capacity and 9,287,199 units of support with a total line length of 483,467 circuit kilometers. The company provides electricity to residential, commercial, educational, industrial, agricultural, street lighting, and overnight power usage. It also offers utility plant maintenance and architectural engineering, information, communication line leasing, resources development, and fly ashes recycling services, as well as sells nuclear fuel. 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 October 1, 2018 is 8. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 2.

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.