Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KGEN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

 Published On: Dec, 2016 |    No of Pages: 44 |  Published By: GlobalData | Format: PDF
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Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KGEN) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides you an in-depth strategic SWOT analysis of the company's businesses and operations. The profile has been compiled by GlobalData to bring to you a clear and an unbiased view of the company's key strengths and weaknesses and the potential opportunities and threats. The profile helps you formulate strategies that augment your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better.

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- Business description - A detailed description of the company's operations and business divisions.
- Corporate strategy - Analyst's summarization of the company's business strategy.
- SWOT Analysis - A detailed analysis of the company's strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats.
- Company history - Progression of key events associated with the company.
- Major products and services - A list of major products, services and brands of the company.
- Key competitors - A list of key competitors to the company.
- Key employees - A list of the key executives of the company.
- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives' employment history.
- Key operational heads - A list of personnel heading key departments/functions.
- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list and contact details of key locations and subsidiaries of the company.
- Detailed financial ratios for the past five years - The latest financial ratios derived from the annual financial statements published by the company with 5 years history.
- Interim ratios for the last five interim periods - The latest financial ratios derived from the quarterly/semi-annual financial statements published by the company for 5 interims history.

Highlights

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited (KenGen) is an electric power generation company. It produces around 80% of electricity consumed in the country. Its principal activity is to generate and sell electricity to Kenya Power and Lighting Company Limited (KPCL), which is an authorized distributor of electricity. It was established to construct the transmission line between Nairobi and Tororo in Uganda as well as to develop geothermal and other generating facilities in the country. The company generates electricity from hydro, geothermal, thermal and wind. KenGen is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya.

Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited Key Recent Developments

Dec 01, 2016: Kengen plans to invest KES800bn for additional 721MW of green electricity
Nov 01, 2016: KenGen not ready to shutdown thermal power plants in Kenya
Sep 21, 2016: USTDA Revitalizes Kenya Program With Six Power Africa Grants
Sep 09, 2016: Kenya to cut down dependence on hydropower generation
Sep 08, 2016: US awards KES700m to Kenya for clean energy projects

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Table of Contents
Table of Contents 2
List of Tables 4
List of Figures 5
Section 1 - About the Company 6
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Key Facts 6
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Key Employees 7
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Major Products and Services 8
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Key Operational Summary 9
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type (Power Generation), 2010 9
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - History 10
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Company Statement 12
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Locations And Subsidiaries 14
Head Office 14
Other Locations & Subsidiaries 14
Section 2 – Company Analysis 15
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Business Description 15
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Corporate Strategy 16
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - SWOT Analysis 17
SWOT Analysis - Overview 17
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Strengths 17
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Weaknesses 18
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Opportunities 19
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Threats 20
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited - Key Competitors 21
Section 3 – Company Financial Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 22
Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 23
Performance Chart 24
Financial Performance 24
Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 25
Financial Ratios - Ratio Charts 26
Section 4 – Company’s Power Financial Deals and Alliances 27
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 27
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 28
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Recent Deals Summary 29
Section 5 – Company’s Recent Developments 30
Dec 01, 2016: Kengen plans to invest KES800bn for additional 721MW of green electricity 30
Nov 01, 2016: KenGen not ready to shutdown thermal power plants in Kenya 31
Sep 21, 2016: USTDA Revitalizes Kenya Program With Six Power Africa Grants 32
Sep 09, 2016: Kenya to cut down dependence on hydropower generation 33
Sep 08, 2016: US awards KES700m to Kenya for clean energy projects 34
Jun 03, 2016: K&M Advisors Retained as Transaction Advisor for Olkaria VI 140 MW Geothermal power plant in Kenya 35
May 30, 2016: KenGen plans to extend partnership with Great Wall Drilling 36
May 29, 2016: KenGen files application wtih ERC to increase power tariffs 37
May 23, 2016: KenGen to begin construction of 140MW geothermal power plant in Kenya 38
Apr 07, 2016: KenGen secures Ksh6.9b from France for Meru Wind Park 39
Section 6 – Appendix 40
Methodology 40
Ratio Definitions 40
About GlobalData 44
Contact Us 44
Disclaimer 44

List of Tables
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Key Facts 6
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Key Employees 7
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Major Products and Services 8
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 9
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, History 10
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Other Locations 14
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Key Competitors 21
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Ratios based on current share price 22
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Annual Ratios 23
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Interim Ratios 25
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 27
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals By Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 28
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Recent Deals Summary 29
Currency Codes 40
Capital Market Ratios 40
Equity Ratios 41
Profitability Ratios 41
Cost Ratios 42
Liquidity Ratios 42
Leverage Ratios 43
Efficiency Ratios 43

List of Figures
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Share of Installed Capacity by Fuel Type, MW, 2010 9
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Performance Chart (2012 - 2016) 24
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Ratio Charts 26
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals By Year, 2010 to YTD 2016 27
Kenya Electricity Generating Company Limited, Power, Deals by Type, 2010 to YTD 2016 28


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