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To be a leading value-oriented integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific

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Ratchaburi Electricity Generating Holding Public Company Limited is a leading Independent Power Producer in Thailand, with an ambitious vision aiming to be a leading value-oriented integrated energy company in Asia-Pacific. Founded on 7 March 2000, the Company has the issued and paid-up capital of THB14.5 billion and the Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) is its major shareholder with 45% equity stake. It is regarded as a listed company because of its securities registered in the Stock Exchange of Thailand under the trading symbol of “RATCH.”

Operated as a holding company, RATCH seeks to equity invest in core companies, subsidiaries, and/ or joint ventures, subject to its shareholding proportion. Its investment is mainly focused on fossil fuel power generation projects, renewable projects as well as businesses adjacent to electricity generation and energy both in Thailand and internationally. Its main incomes are in forms of dividend and profit sharing from invested companies.

As of November 2017, RATCH accounts the total equity installed capacity of 7,379.13 megawatts equivalent. Capacity of 6,495.51 megawatts equivalent has commercially been operated and 883.62 megawatts equivalent is under development and construction phases. At Present, RATCH’s operations are located in Thailand (5,187.21 megawatts equivalent), Lao PDR (1,121.81 megawatts capacity), Australia (693.08 megawatts capacity), China (236 megawatts capacity) and Indonesia (141.03 megawatts capacity).

For financial performance of the first-nine months of 2017, RATCH posted a 11.937-billion-baht total revenues (excluding Energy Payment), mostly deriving from electricity sales and financial leases revenues of 8.321-billion-baht revenues (accounting for 70% of the total revenues), and profit sharing from joint ventures of 2.87-biillion-baht (24%).  The profit for the first-nine months rose by 69%, amounting to 5.421 billion baht, driven by increases in revenues from sales and services, profit sharing from joint ventures, and profit from foreign exchange rates.

As of September 30, 2017, its financial position is strong and stable proven by 95.696-billion-baht total asset, the 32.528-billion-baht liabilities, 63.168-billion-baht shareholders’ equity, and the 50.766-billion-baht retained earnings. In September, the company paid 1.668 -billion-baht interim dividend, equivalent to 1.15 baht per shares.