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Capital Power is a wholesale power generator that produces energy. It generates electricity from various energy sources, including natural and landfill gas, coal, wind, waste heat, solid fuels, and solar. The company owns natural gas, wind, and solid fuel facilities as well as has a number of generation facilities in development or construction.

TypePublic
Founded2009
HQEdmonton, CA
Websitecapitalpower.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)825(+14%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)C$1.4 B(+22%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)C$44
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at Capital Power

Brian Vaasjo

Brian Vaasjo

Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
Darcy Trufyn

Darcy Trufyn

Senior Vice President Operations, Engineering and Construction
Sandra Haskins

Sandra Haskins

Senior Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Kate Chisholm

Kate Chisholm

Senior Vice President, Planning, Stakeholder Relations and Chief Sustainability Officer
Bryan DeNeve

Bryan DeNeve

Senior Vice President, Operations
Doyle Beneby

Doyle Beneby

Director
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Capital Power Office Locations

Capital Power has offices in Edmonton, Brampton, Calgary, Toronto and in 1 other location
Edmonton, CA (HQ)
Epcor Tower, 10423 101 St NW #1200
Brampton, CA
8600 Goreway Dr
Calgary, CA
401 9 Ave SW #1200
Toronto, CA
65 Queen St W #410
Boston, MA, US
155 Federal St #1200
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Capital Power Financials and Metrics

Capital Power Revenue

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Capital Power's revenue was reported to be C$1.39 b in FY, 2018 which is a 21.6% increase from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (Q3, 2019)

517.0m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

391.0m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

75.6%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

(228.0m)

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

(251.0m)

Market capitalization (22-Sept-2021)

5.0b

Closing stock price (22-Sept-2021)

44.0

Cash (30-Sept-2019)

133.0m

EV

8.3b
Capital Power's current market capitalization is C$5 b.
Annual
CADFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.2b1.1b1.4b

Revenue growth, %

(6%)22%

Cost of goods sold

420.0m318.0m434.0m

Gross profit

794.0m828.0m960.0m
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

338.0m201.0m346.0m307.0m363.0m389.0m397.0m366.0m517.0m

Cost of goods sold

131.0m33.0m115.0m64.0m63.0m173.0m67.0m28.0m126.0m

Gross profit

207.0m168.0m231.0m243.0m300.0m216.0m330.0m338.0m391.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

61%84%67%79%83%56%83%92%76%
Annual
CADFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

98.0m52.0m182.0m

Accounts Receivable

223.0m278.0m462.0m

Inventories

118.0m92.0m200.0m

Current Assets

554.0m542.0m921.0m
Annual
CADFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

102.0m134.0m267.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

216.0m271.0m300.0m

Inventories

5.0m4.0m(37.0m)

Accounts Payable

(7.0m)(14.0m)66.0m
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

47.0m154.0m147.0m41.0m109.0m128.0m60.0m166.0m(62.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

60.0m125.0m199.0m75.0m149.0m223.0m98.0m220.0m355.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

99.0m177.0m297.0m143.0m252.0m317.0m286.0m400.0m519.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(85.0m)(148.0m)(176.0m)(40.0m)(106.0m)(241.0m)(51.0m)(330.0m)(523.0m)
CADFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

1.9m

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Capital Power Operating Metrics

Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Facilities

182425252625

Electricity Generated, TWh

3.93.713.9315.333.963.674.7217.195.034.585.2120.235.785.56.81

Electricity Generated, GWh (Alberta Commercial Facilities)

1.7 k1.88 k1.77 k6.85 k1.79 k1.68 k1.96 k7.37 k2.13 k1.91 k2.23 k8.5 k2.43 k2.19 k2.31 k

Electricity Generated, GWh (Alberta Contracted Facilities)

1.68 k1.35 k1.72 k6.47 k1.66 k1.4 k1.65 k6.44 k1.47 k1.4 k1.63 k6.23 k1.69 k1.25 k1.6
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Capital Power Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Decatur Power Holdings, LLCJune 13, 2017c$603 m
Element Power US, LLCDecember 08, 2014$121 m

Capital Power Revenue Breakdown

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Capital Power revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 83.7% from Canada and 16.3% from U.S.

Capital Power Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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Capital Power Online and Social Media Presence

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Capital Power News and Updates

Capital Power announces long-term renewable power purchase agreement with Dow

Agreement for Whitla Wind capacity demonstrates how cross-industry collaboration contributes to a sustainable future Agreement for Whitla Wind capacity demonstrates how cross-industry collaboration contributes to a sustainable future

Capital Power reports strong second quarter results, increases its 2021 financial guidance, and announces a 6.8% common share dividend increase

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) today released financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021.

Capital Power demonstrates commitment to net carbon neutrality by 2050 with closing of $1 billion Sustainability-Linked Credit facilities

Company’s inaugural ESG-focused credit facilities tied to 65% reduction of GHG emissions intensity by 2030 target Company’s inaugural ESG-focused credit facilities tied to 65% reduction of GHG emissions intensity by 2030 target

Capital Power to release second quarter 2021 financial results and hold analyst conference call on July 30

EDMONTON, Alberta, July 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Capital Power Corporation (TSX: CPX) will release its second quarter 2021 results before the markets open on July 30, 2021. Management will host a conference call with analysts on the same day at 9:00 a.m. MDT (11:00 a.m. EDT) to discuss its sec…

Capital Power announces closing of $288 million offering of common shares including the exercise of over-allotment option

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Capital Power Announces $250 million Bought Offering of Common Shares

NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN OR INTO THE UNITED STATES.
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Capital Power Blogs

We rallied together with our employees and raised $365,000 to fight poverty!

... The post We rallied together with our employees and raised $365,000 to fight poverty! appeared first on Capital Power.

Construction of 40.5-MW Strathmore Solar project underway

... The post Construction of 40.5-MW Strathmore Solar project underway appeared first on Capital Power.

Jacquie Pylypiuk named as one of the 2021 Best Executive Awards winners

... The post Jacquie Pylypiuk named as one of the 2021 Best Executive Awards winners appeared first on Capital Power.

Thank you and Farewell to our Roxboro and Southport Teams

... The post Thank you and Farewell to our Roxboro and Southport Teams appeared first on Capital Power.

Supporting world-leading children’s healthcare in Alberta

... The post Supporting world-leading children’s healthcare in Alberta appeared first on Capital Power.

Advancing our commitment to gender equality with Equal by 30

... The post Advancing our commitment to gender equality with Equal by 30 appeared first on Capital Power.
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Capital Power Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Capital Power founded?

    Capital Power was founded in 2009.

  • Who are Capital Power key executives?

    Capital Power's key executives are Brian Vaasjo, Darcy Trufyn and Sandra Haskins.

  • How many employees does Capital Power have?

    Capital Power has 825 employees.

  • What is Capital Power revenue?

    Latest Capital Power annual revenue is C$1.4 b.

  • What is Capital Power revenue per employee?

    Latest Capital Power revenue per employee is C$1.7 m.

  • Who are Capital Power competitors?

    Competitors of Capital Power include Boralex, EGCO and Voltalia.

  • Where is Capital Power headquarters?

    Capital Power headquarters is located at Epcor Tower, 10423 101 St NW #1200, Edmonton.

  • Where are Capital Power offices?

    Capital Power has offices in Edmonton, Brampton, Calgary, Toronto and in 1 other location.

  • How many offices does Capital Power have?

    Capital Power has 5 offices.