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SummaryThe report contains a detailed description of the power generation company’s business operations, history, corporate strategy, and business structure. This report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on key employees (executives), and major products and services.Scope- Major Power Plants (assets) - summarized and detailed information about the power plants (assets).- Operational Metrics (capacity, generation, revenue, sales, number of consumers).- Business description - A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions.- Corporate strategy - GlobalData’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- Key employees - A list of the key executives and personnel heading key departments/functions.- Executive biographies - A brief summary of the executives’ employment history.- Financial deals - Coverage of key financial deals from 2006 onwards, depending upon information availability- Important locations and subsidiaries - A list of key locations and subsidiaries of the company, including contact details.* Note: Some sections may be missing if data is unavailable for the company.Reasons to buy- Gain key insights into the company for academic or business research purposes. Key elements such as SWOT analysis, corporate strategy and major products and services are incorporated in the profile to assist in various business decisions (M&A and JV).- Identify potential customers and suppliers with this report’s analysis of the company’s business structure, operations, major products and services and business strategy.- Understand and respond to competitors’ business structure and strategies with GlobalData’s detailed SWOT analysis. In this, the company’s core strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats are analyzed, providing an up to date objective view of the company.
Table of ContentsTable of Contents 2List of Tables 6Company Snapshot 7Key Information 7Company Overview 7SWOT Snapshot 7Operational Metrics 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By Capacity 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By Generation 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By Transmission 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By Distribution 9K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By Sales 9K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, By T&D Losses 9K-Electric Limited, Thermal Power Plants 10K-Electric Limited, Thermal Power Plants, Pakistan 10Business Description 11Business Overview 11Major Products and Services 12History 13SWOT Analysis 16Overview 16K-Electric Limited Strengths 16Business Model: Vertically Integrated 16Cost Efficiency 16K-Electric Limited Weaknesses 16Net Working Capital Deficit 16K-Electric Limited Opportunities 17Growing Demand for Power: Pakistan 17Capacity Expansion Projects 17Strategic Agreements 17K-Electric Limited Threats 17Fuel Costs and Supply Issues 17Frequent Electricity Thefts 17Volatile Political Situation 18Financial Ratios - Capital Market Ratios 19Financial Ratios - Annual Ratios 19Financial Ratios - Interim Ratios 21Key Employees 22Key Employee Biographies 23Locations And Subsidiaries 25Head Office 25Financial Deals Landscape 26K-Electric Limited, Deals Summary 26K-Electric Limited, Power, Deal Details 27Asset Transactions 27Karachi Electric Supply Company To Invest US$1,933 Million In Coal-Based Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 27KESC Invests US$53 Million In GE Jenbacher Power Plant In Pakistan 28KESC Completes Project Financing Of US$280 Million For Combined Cycle Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 29Karachi Electric Power Supply Completes Project Financing For Coal-Fired Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 30Recent Developments 31K-Electric Limited - Recent Developments 31Apr 04, 2014: NEPRA approves KE’s Licensee Proposed Modification for Coal Conversion Project 31Sep 24, 2015: KE Signs MoU with Kashif Iqbal Thalassemia Care Centre (KITCC) for free electricity 31Sep 14, 2015: K-Electric signs a Joint Development Agreement with China Datang Overseas Investment Company & China Machinery Engineering Company 31Mar 08, 2015: Pakistan’ Bahria Town inks agreement with K-Electric for power projects in Karachi 32Jan 27, 2015: K-Electric signs Accord signed with China’s CMEC for 700 MW Power Projects - K-Electric 32Jan 02, 2015: Attock Cement to establish 40MW coal-fired power plant in Pakistan 33Jan 07, 2014: Synthesis Energy Systems, GE Packaged Power, ISTROENERGO and TUTEN Sign First LOI in Power Vertical Sector With Karachi Electric Supply Company 33May 08, 2013: KESC Signs MoU With SECMC To Jointly Pursue 600 MW Thar Coal Power Project 34May 04, 2013: KESC And Philips Pakistan Sign MoU For LED Lighting Solution 34Apr 12, 2012: KESC Signs MoU With ABAD To Develop Energy Efficient Structures For Buildings 34Mar 06, 2011: KESC Forms Partnership With British Company For Thar Coal Power Project 35Dec 18, 2010: KESC And CNMIEC Sign MoU For Sonda Jherruck Project 35Oct 21, 2015: OPIC to finance up to $250 million in support of K-Electric 35Oct 04, 2015: K-Electric’s Chief Marketing Officer Resigns 36Sep 17, 2015: OPIC Board of Directors Approves Over $1 billion in Financing for U.S.-led Development Projects Worldwide 36Jul 27, 2015: Uninterrupted Power Supplied To Water Pumping Stations 37Jul 27, 2015: K-Electric Ensures Continuous Power Supply across the City 37Jul 13, 2015: High unaccounted for demand and humidity trips the Bin Qasim Transmission Line: K-Electric 38Jul 12, 2015: Unforeseen tripping on Bin Qasim/Pipri 220 KV transmission line 38Jul 08, 2015: KE reinforces it's "deep consumer commitment" despite unforeseen breakdown of 500 KV transmission line 38Jun 29, 2015: Resignation Of Tabish Gauhar, A Baseless Rumor 39Jun 12, 2015: Operation Burq - Raids continue night and day against electricity thieves 39Jun 11, 2015: Operation Burq - KE’s team along with LEAs raid 34 different spots 39May 29, 2015: Operation Burq - Almost 4000 illegal connections removed whereas defaulters and electricity thieves taken away for investigation 40May 28, 2015: Operation Burq - Almost 6,700 illegal connections removed whereas defaulters and electricity thieves taken away for investigation 40Apr 21, 2015: K-Electric continues to take stern action against defaulters 41Apr 16, 2015: Under its Social Investment Program KE will provide free electricity to Family Educational Services Foundation (FESF) 41Apr 10, 2015: K-Electric Submits Request to NEPRA for Tariff Reduction 41Apr 08, 2015: KE successfully adds 132 KV Aga Khan University Grid Station, worth PKR 1 billion, to its system 42Mar 16, 2015: KE’s 420 MW Coal Conversion Project - NEPRA finally gives Generation License 42Mar 12, 2015: K-Electric Extends the Due Date of Bill Payments 42Jan 25, 2015: NTDC's 500kv Line Trips Causes Power Breakdown in most parts of Pakistan 43Jan 16, 2015: Pakistan likely to renew 650MW supply agreement with K-Electric 43Jan 01, 2015: No Power Outage or load shed at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital; K-Electric’s Spokesperson 43Jan 01, 2015: KE successfully installs Poles and Aerial Bundled Cables for Under-Privileged residents of Gulshan - e - Sikandarabad, Keamari 44Dec 31, 2014: KE waives off outstanding electricity dues of Timber Market affectees 44Dec 27, 2014: K-Electric Submits another request to NEPRA for another Reduction of Rs.1.64 in its tariff 44Dec 21, 2014: Tripping in the National grid puts major areas of Sind, including Karachi and Baluchistan into darkness KE’s network tripped due to breakdown of NTDC’s transmission line - KE’s spokesperson 45Dec 19, 2014: K-Electric rejects baseless allegations made by Minister for Water and Power 45Dec 12, 2014: K Electric Extends the due date of bill payments 46Dec 05, 2014: K-Electric Submits Request to NEPRA for Tariff Reduction 46Dec 02, 2014: JCR-VIS Upgrades Ratings of K-Electric Ltd; Continuous improvement in KE’s operational metrics - JCR-VIS 46Nov 27, 2014: K-Electric BoD ratifies various accords of bringing new capacity of 850 MWs 46Nov 27, 2014: K-Electric’s Board of Directors appoints Tayyab Tareen as new Chief Executive Officer 47Nov 20, 2014: NIB Bank signs first ever agreement in Pakistan with K-Electric for e-payment of bills 47Oct 02, 2014: K-Electric Removes more than 350 Illegal Hook Connections in Lines Area 47Sep 05, 2014: KE to provide free electricity to APWA Rana Liaquat Craftsmen Colony; RLCC becomes KE’s 12 partner in its Social Investment Program 48Aug 22, 2014: K- Electric becomes the first ever distribution facility in Pakistan to get ISO 9001-2008 Certificate 48Jul 09, 2014: K-Electric & FIA Conduct another Successful Raid in Nazimabad; Theft of Electricity Worth Rs. 15.6 Million caught 49May 26, 2014: K-Electric inaugurates Installation of ABC Project in Liaqutabad Town; Initiative will help reduce losses and theft - KE 49May 19, 2014: KE installs more than 500 new meters for the under-privileged in Maunch Goth, Musharaff Colony Baldia & Mehmoodabad 49May 05, 2014: KE successfully completes 2nd phase of Low-Cost meter installation in under-privileged areas 50Apr 16, 2014: KE to successfully install 500 Low-Cost meters for under-privileged residents 51Dec 24, 2013: KESC renews accord to provide 50% subsidized electricity to Indus Hospital after successful completion of first term 51Dec 07, 2013: KESC seeks Nepra approval to de-commission three power units totaling 175MW capacity 52Sep 23, 2013: KESC, Siemens & the Aga Khan Foundation jointly start construction of the new 132-KV Grid Station 52Sep 04, 2013: SSGC cuts gas supply to KESC down to 150 MMCFD; Power utility appeals to the Fed Gov’t for restoration of 220 MMCFD level 52Aug 15, 2013: Dhabeji Pumping Station’s shutdown was arranged with prior permission of KWSB; KESC 52Jul 22, 2013: KESC To Restore Power Supply To Pakistan Steel After Payment Of Rs. 93 Crore Arrears By Aug.7 53Jul 06, 2013: IFC Sign Agreement With KESC And Aman Foundation Led Initiative 53May 19, 2013: KESC Says Gas Curtailment And Low Gas Pressure Adversely Impacted Power Generation 53Apr 30, 2013: KESC And Siemens Pakistan Sign Settlement Agreement To Close Long Outstanding Legal Suits 54Apr 24, 2013: KESC To Procure Power From Azad Pattan And Ashkot Hydropower Projects In Pakistan 54Feb 12, 2013: KESC Appoints Tabish Gauhar As Board Chairman And Nayyer Hussain As CEO 54Feb 10, 2013: KESC To Install New 132kV Double Circuit Overhead Transmission Line At Clifton Grid Station In Pakistan 55Nov 27, 2012: KESC Disconnects Power To 11 Major Defaulting Offices 55Nov 23, 2012: KESC Says Curtailing 650 MW From NTDC’s Supply Will Result In Ripple Effect 55Nov 12, 2012: IFC Signs Cooperation Agreement On KESC And Aman Foundation Led Bio-Waste To Energy Project In Karachi, Pakistan 56Nov 07, 2012: KESC Announces Investment Plan Of $400m To Enhance System Capacity And Efficiency 56Sep 19, 2012: SSGC Reduces Gas Supply To KESC 57Aug 05, 2012: Unexpected Tripping Of 220kV EHT Circuits Leads To Extensive Power Outage In Karachi: KESC 57Jul 03, 2012: KESC Converting PMTs And Consumer Connections Into High Tension ABC Cable Based Supply System In Karachi, Pakistan 58Apr 16, 2012: KESC's Bin Qasim Power Station-II Achieves Full Load 58Oct 14, 2011: KESC's Korangi Combined Cycle Power Plant In Pakistan Receives ISO Certification 59Oct 04, 2011: KESC Normalizes Load Shedding Schedule In Karachi, Pakistan 59Sep 20, 2011: KESC Asks SSGC To Provide Enough Gas Pressure To Power Generation Plants 59Aug 27, 2011: KESC Tests Second Gas Turbine For Firing On Gas At BQPS-II Power Project 60Aug 17, 2011: KESC Develops Project To Convert Bin Qasim Power Station Into Coal-fired Power Station 60Jun 08, 2011: Fuel Shortage Forces Increase In Load Shedding: KESC 61Apr 27, 2011: KESC Announces Update On Furnace Oil Supply From PSO 61Apr 21, 2011: KESC Expresses Concern Over NEPRA Announcement On Rise In Electricity Tariff 61Apr 18, 2011: KESC Inaugurates Water Purification Plant At Korangi Sector 10 62Apr 13, 2011: KESC Announces Update On Supply Of Additional Furnace Oil Under Gas Load Management Program 62Mar 12, 2011: KESC Announces Update On Gas Supply To Power Projects 62Mar 04, 2011: KESC Pays PKR30 Billion To PEPCO For Electricity Purchase 62Mar 01, 2011: KESC Says Increase In Price Of Furnace Oil Will Have Negative Impact On Electricity Tariff 63Feb 02, 2011: KESC Launches Aerial Bundle Cable Pilot Project 63Dec 02, 2010: KESC Launches Integrated Business Center At Qayyumabad In Karachi, Pakistan 63Nov 21, 2010: KANUPP Halts Supply Of Electricity To KESC 63Nov 21, 2010: KESC Announces Non-Availability Of Electricity To Karachi Consumers From Turkish Power Ship 64Oct 25, 2010: SSGC Further Decreases Gas Supply To KESC 64Oct 25, 2010: KANUPP Halts Supply Of Electricity To KESC 64Jul 03, 2010: KESC Announces Arrival Of First Gas Turbine For 560MW Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 64Jun 21, 2010: KESC Suffers Loss Of PKR35.8 Billion Due To T&D Losses 65May 05, 2010: KESC Receives 24-Hour Deadline For Operation Of 300MW Bim Qasim Power Plant 65Apr 21, 2010: KESC Removes 294 Management Cadre Employees From Service 65Apr 06, 2010: KESC Adds 15MW Of Coal-Fired Power To Distribution Network 65Mar 24, 2010: PAEC’s KANUPP Back Online And Connected To KESC Grid 65Mar 08, 2010: KESC Completes PKR20 Million Electrification Project 65Mar 06, 2010: KESC's Shuts Donw Combined Cycle Power Project In Korangi, Pakistan 65Feb 25, 2010: KESC To Open Combined Cycle Power Project In Korangi, Pakistan 66Feb 25, 2010: KESC Responds To Criticism On Decommissioning Of Seven Gas-Fired Units 66Feb 16, 2010: KESC Completes Electrification Of Dilfulabad Village In Pakistan 66Jan 13, 2010: KESC Inaugurates 25 MW Aggreko Rental Plant at Haroonabad, Pakistan 67Jul 29, 2009: KESC's Karachi Nuclear Power Plant Not Yet Returned To Online 68Jul 08, 2009: KESC To Generate Power From Thar Coal Within Two To Three Years 68May 21, 2009: KESC To Augment Production Capacity With Addition Of 560 MW Power Station In Karachi 68Jan 07, 2009: KESC Increases Power Generation At Its Bin Qasim TPS 69Apr 16, 2015: KE to provide 40 MW to DG Cement Ltd for their new Cement Plant 69Dec 18, 2014: K-Electric Signs Accord with Engro to boost power generation through LNG 69May 06, 2014: K-Electric to provide free electricity to SOS Children’s Village Karachi ; 10th accord under Social Investment Plan signed 70Apr 23, 2014: KE signs accord for stable gas supply & repayment of arrears with SSGC 70Jan 20, 2014: KE & InfoTech Pakistan sign agreement to deploy a Smart Grid Technology Platform from Oracle This along with smart meters will help in monitoring network & reducing energy losses - KE 71Nov 08, 2013: KESC’s Coal Conversion Project accomplishes major breakthrough Agreement signed with Harbin Electric of China to convert 2 units of Bin Qasim plant to coal 71Nov 08, 2013: KESC&039;s Coal Conversion Project accomplishes major breakthrough; Agreement signed with Harbin Electric of China to convert 2 units of Bin Qasim plant to coal 72Mar 20, 2013: GE To Provide Gas Turbine Maintenance Service For KESC's Bin Qasim Power Station-II In Pakistan 72Feb 20, 2013: KESC To Supply 50 MW Of Uninterrupted Electricity To Pakistan Textile City 72Feb 04, 2013: Siemens Selected By KESC To Establish 132kV GIS Grid Station At AKHMCF Premises In Pakistan 72Jan 28, 2013: KESC To Supply Additional 4 MW Of Power To EPZA In Pakistan 73Nov 13, 2012: KESC Signs Contracts With IEG And GEJB For Combined Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant Servicing At Korangi, Pakistan 73Aug 10, 2012: KESC Signs MoU With Bright Eagle Enterprise To Set Up Coal-fired Power Projects In Karachi, Pakistan 73Jun 25, 2012: KESC Signs Accord With SCEL And Oracle Coalfields To Establish Coal-based Power Plant 73Feb 19, 2012: KESC Signs $200m Joint Development Agreement With BEE For Phase I Of Bin Qasim Coal Conversion Project 74Feb 07, 2011: KESC And GMCL Sign MoU To Convert Two Units Of Oil-Fired Bin Qasim Power Station To Coal 74Oct 06, 2010: KESC Signs MoU With KUTC For Revival Of Karachi Circular Railway 75Mar 06, 2010: TSML Signs Contract With KESC To Provide 14MW Of Electricity 75Jan 19, 2009: KESC Reduces Power Purchase From Private Power Producers 75Nov 25, 2008: GE Wins Contract To Supply 64 Gas Engines To KESC 76Appendix 77Report Scope 77GlobalData Coverage 77GlobalData’s Methodology 77Contact Us 78Disclaimer 7List of TablesK-Electric Limited, Key Facts 7K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, Capacity 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, Generation 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, Transmission 8K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, Distribution 9K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, Sales 9K-Electric Limited, Operational Metrics, T&D Losses 9K-Electric Limited, Thermal Power Plants, Pakistan 10Major Products and Services 12K-Electric Limited, SWOT Analysis 16K-Electric Limited, Ratios based on current share price 19K-Electric Limited, Annual Ratios 19K-Electric Limited, Interim Ratios 21K-Electric Limited, Key Employees 22K-Electric Limited, Deals Summary 26Karachi Electric Supply Company To Invest US$1,933 Million In Coal-Based Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 27KESC Invests US$53 Million In GE Jenbacher Power Plant In Pakistan 28KESC Completes Project Financing Of US$280 Million For Combined Cycle Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 29Karachi Electric Power Supply Completes Project Financing For Coal-Fired Power Plant In Karachi, Pakistan 30