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Foundation
Knowing Kansai Electric Power in figures

Knowing Kansai Electric Power

in figures

Scale of the company Our employees
When was the company established?
Birth of Kansai Electric Power
Restructuring of electricity industry business after World War II
Kansai Electric Distribution Company  Consolidation  Japan Electric Generation Company

Birth of Kansai Electric Power

The Kansai Electric Power Company, Incorporated Established on May 1st, 1951 First President: Shiro Otagaki 'Maedaregake Spirit' -the spirit of consideration for and service to customers
What is the scale of the company?
Corporate information Paid-in capital 489.3billion Number of common shares issued 938,730thousand Operating revenues 2,868.2billion Total assets 6,433billion Investors relations information
Operating revenues
Number of employees and business branches
Number of employees and business branches

Number of employees and business branches

infographics Number of employees 21,817(as of March 31, 2016)
infographics Number of business branches 1,337(as of March 31, 2016)
What background do they have?
Our employees

Our employees

Technical personnel Clerical personnel30% Technical personnel70% Clerical personnel We have a greater number of technical personnel. As of March 31, 2015
Japan's top World' largest class
Knowing No.1 characters of Kansai Electric Power

Knowing No.1 characters ofKansai Electric Power

Kansai Electric Power

World's top class
What No.1
Kurobe dam(Tateyama-cho, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama prefecture)

Kurobe dam(Tateyama-cho, Nakaniikawa-gun, Toyama prefecture)

Kurobe dam
Japan's highest dam No.1 Vertical height:186m As tall as a 40-story building Kurobe dam map
Japan's longest!
Shin-hokuriku main transmission line(from Toyama prefecture to Shiga prefecture)

Shin-hokuriku main transmission line(from Toyama prefecture to Shiga prefecture)

steel towers Various kinds of steel towers
Japan's first and longest ultra-high voltage transmission line total length:320km It’s longer than the direct distance between Osaka and Mt. Fuji. map
What is 
nation's 
largest

What is nation's largest

What is 
nation's largest
Power transmission steel tower having Japan's largest number of lines 12 transmission lines Advanced design technology getting together as many as 12 transmission lines Power transmission steel tower having Japan's largest number of lines
What is the world's largest class?
Anan-Kihoku direct-current transmission line(Wakayama prefecture ~ Tokushima prefecture)

Anan-Kihoku direct-current transmission line(Wakayama prefecture ~ Tokushima prefecture)

Anan-Kihoku direct-current transmission line photo Japan's largest suspension insulator Japan's largest suspension insulator
Japan's largest direct current transmission line map Japan's largest direct current transmission line
World's top class!
Annual outage time per household is 4 minutes Quality of Kansai Electric Power's electricity is world's top class

Annual outage time per household is

4 minutes

Quality of Kansai Electric Power's electricity is world's top class

Annual outage time per household
Japan's first!
Knowing Kansai Electric Power with its 'first' characters

Knowing Kansai Electric Power

with its 'first' characters

World's first Industry's first
Various kinds of 'first'
Sakai solar power station(Sakai-city, Osaka prefecture)

Sakai solar power station(Sakai-city, Osaka prefecture)

Sakai solar power station photo
Sakai solar power station地図 Japan's first Japan's first commercial mega-solar plant operated by the utility Having an area about 5 times as large as Koshien baseball stadium
About 40 years ago?
Mihama nuclear power station(Mihama-cho, Mikata-gun, Fukui prefecture)

Mihama nuclear power station(Mihama-cho, Mikata-gun, Fukui prefecture)

Mihama nuclear power station photo
Mihama nuclear power station map Commercial nuclear power generation Japan's first
World's highest level?
Himeji Daini Power Station(Himeji city, Hyogo prefecture)

Himeji Daini Power Station(Himeji city, Hyogo prefecture)

Himeji Daini Power Station photo
Himeji Daini Power Station map World's first 1600˚c-class gas turbine Combined cycle power generation plant of world's highest level
In addition,
Other No.1 and first characters include
Number of interconnected electricity companies Interconnected with Chubu, Hokuriku, Shikoku and Chugoku Electric Power Companies by adjusting frequencies
Generation capacity of Okutataragi hydraulic power station Okutataragi is Japan's top hydraulic power station having the largest generation capacity of 19.3 MW.
Capacity of coal silo at Maihama Power Station Maihama Power Station has one of world's largest class coal silos of 500,000 tons.
Development of prediction technology utilizing satellite image Industry's first power generation prediction system, 'Apollon' using a satellite
IT/telecommunication Home security
Kansai Electric Power supplies other services than electricity.

Kansai Electric Power supplies other services

than electricity.

Nursing care service Real-estate development
Always beside customers
Real estate Condo and urban development Nursing care service Senior housing
telecommunication and Internet service provider Health Healthcare service
Kansai Electric Power's services in day-to-day life family illustration Top page of Kansai Electric Power Group Companies website
Security Home security Accommodation City hotel
Shopping Online shopping Leisure facilities Golf course
IT/telecommunication
Internet connection service
K-Opticom Corp. offers high quality information and communication service to personal and corporate customers leveraging our own optical fiber network throughout the Kansai region. Since June 2014, K-Opticom has been offering new cellular phone service, Minoe as the Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO).
eo hikari Fiber to the Home (FTTH) service for personal customers mineo Cellular phone serivce
Communication equipment photo
K-Opticom
Home security
Home security service
Kanden Security of Society, Inc. established in September 2001 offers home security services in Osaka, Kyoto, Hyogo, Nara and Shiga prefectures. KANDEN SOS
Community-based service Offering detailed services to about 30,000 households in Kansai region.
family photo
Nursing care service
Nursing care service
Kanden Joy Life Co., Ltd. established in October 2000 runs fee-based nursing homes and condominiums for the elderly aiming at the achievement of lively aging society. Kanden Joy Life Co., Ltd.
Kanden Joy Life proposes homes exclusively using all-electric appliances and facilities equipped with an enhanced community space providing a wide opportunities for comfortable lives.
Senior couple photo
Real-estate development
Real-estate development
Kanden Realty & Development has contributed to the development of society by providing 'safe, comfortable and energy-saving' all-electric condominiums, housing and office buildings. The real estate business also include the urban development and asset management, represented by the Osaka Business Park including Twin 21 building and IMP building.
Kanden Real-estate development
Real-estate development photo
Philippines Thailand Taiwan
Power Projects outside the Kansai area

Markets outside

the Kansai area

Singapore Australia
Expanding business throughout Japan
throughout Japan Outside the Kansai area Map of Japan
Komaki Power Plant in Tonami city, Toyama prefecture. Japan's first registered tangible cultural property as river dam Ohsato Power Plant, Minami-muro-gun, Mie prefecture.Started operation in December 1903 as the first hydraulic power station in Mie prefecture Tahara No.4 Wind Power Station, Tahara-city, Aichi prefecture
Shimokotori Power Plant, Hida-city, Gifu prefecture Ichihara Thermal Power Generation, Ichihara-city, Chiba prefecture Overseas business project
San Roque Hydropower Station in Philippines(1998)
Expanding overseas power projects
First Japanese utility developing power plant overseas
Other international power projects
in 8 countries/regions Expanding overseas power projects
Rojana Thermal Power Project in Thailand (March 2003)
Mingjian Thermal Power Project in Taiwan (March 2005)
Kuo Kuang Thermal Power Project in Taiwan (December 2006)
Senoko Thermal Power Project in Singapore (September 2008)
Bluewaters Coal-fired Power Project in Australia(February 2013)