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drax group plc (DRX) Details

Drax Group plc, through its subsidiaries, engages in the generation and retail of electricity in the United Kingdom. The company owns and operates Drax Power Station, a coal-fired power station with a capacity of 3,960 megawatts located in Selby, North Yorkshire. It also engages in the provision of by-products of burning coal and flue gas desulphurization processes, which include gypsum and ash for use in the construction industry; and processing biomass for use in electricity production. In addition, the company sells renewables obligation certificates and levy exemption certificates; and provides ancillary services for national grid for balancing supply and demand or maintaining secure electricity supplies. It supplies electricity to retail customers in the small and medium enterprise, and industrial and commercial markets. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is based in Selby, the United Kingdom.

Founded in 2005

drax group plc (DRX) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director a...
Total Annual Compensation: 1.3M GBP
Finance Director and Director
Total Annual Compensation: 814.0K GBP
Production Director, Director and Member of H...
Total Annual Compensation: 670.0K GBP
Director of Retail & Trading and Director
Total Annual Compensation: 564.0K GBP
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2013.

drax group plc (DRX) Key Developments

Drax Group plc Announces Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Year Ended December 2014; Provides Capital Expenditure Guidance for 2015

Drax Group plc announced unaudited consolidated earnings results for the year ended December 2014. For the year, the company reported revenue of GBP 2,805.0 million against GBP 2,062.1 million a year ago. EBITDA was GBP 229.4 million against GBP 230.0 million a year ago. Operating profit was GBP 194.5 million against GBP 55.0 million a year ago. Profit before tax was GBP 165.9 million against GBP 31.8 million a year ago. Profit for the year attributable to equity holders was GBP 128.7 million or 32 pence per basic and diluted share against GBP 51.4 million or 13 pence per basic and diluted share a year ago. Underlying profit for the year was GBP 96.0 million or 24 pence per diluted share against GBP 142.3 million or 35 pence per diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities was GBP 89.7 million against GBP 142.3 million a year ago. Purchases of property, plant and equipment were GBP 200.1 million against GBP 301.7 million a year ago. Net debt was GBP 98.6 million. For 2015, the company expects total capital expenditure to be in the region of GBP 150 million with around GBP 90 million for the transformation and GBP 30 million each for biomass unit optimization, which the company had previously discussed, and maintenance CapEx.

Drax Group plc. Proposes Final Dividend for the Year Ended December 31, 2014, Payable on or Before May 15, 2015

Drax Group plc announced that at its ensuing AGM the Board will recommend to shareholders that a resolution is passed to approve payment of a final dividend for the year ended 31 December 2014 of 7.2 pence per share (£29 million), payable on or before May 15, 2015. Shares will be marked ex-dividend on 23 April 2015.

Drax Group plc., 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 24, 2015

Drax Group plc., 2014 Earnings Call, Feb 24, 2015


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