Western Farmers Electric Cooperative - Strategic Analysis Review by GlobalData

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Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC) is Oklahoma’s largest locally owned power supply system. The company is engaged in power generation and transmission and provides power to 19 member-owner cooperatives and a United States Air Force base. WFEC operates five generation plants located at Mooreland, Anadarko and Hugo, which have a total power capacity of more than 1,700 MW including purchased power. WFEC uses coal and natural gas as principal fuel for generation. The company’s transmission portfolio includes more than 3,650 miles of transmission lines. The company purchases renewable power through various power purchase agreements. GlobalData’s Western Farmers Electric Cooperative - Strategic Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company’s history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company’s key employees, key competitors and major products and services. This up-to-the-minute company report will help you to formulate strategies to drive your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better. Scope - 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 of the company. - Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company. - Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company. - Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history. - Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key departments/functions. - Important locations and subsidiaries – A list of key location

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									            Western Farmers Electric Cooperative - Strategic Analysis Review

       Reference Code: GDAE15195SA                                                                                    Publication Date: AUG 2010

       701 NE 7th Street                      Phone             +1 405 2473351                      Revenue           360.7 (million USD)
       Anadarko, OK                           Fax                                                   Net Profit        NA
       73005                                  Website           www.wfec.com                        Employees         378 (Estimated)
       United States                          Exchange                                              Industry          Alternative Energy

      Company Overview
       Western Farmers Electric Cooperative (WFEC) is Oklahoma’s largest locally owned power supply system. The company is
       engaged in power generation and transmission and provides power to 19 member-owner cooperatives and a United States Air
       Force base. WFEC operates five generation plants located at Mooreland, Anadarko and Hugo, which have a total power capacity
       of more than 1,700 MW including purchased power. WFEC uses coal and natural gas as principal fuel for generation. The
       company’s transmission portfolio includes more than 3,650 miles of transmission lines. The company purchases renewable
       power through various power purchase agreements.

      Key Executives                                               SWOT Analysis
                Name                          Title                 Western Farmers Electric Cooperative, SWOT Analysis
      Gary R. Roulet               Chief Executive Officer          Strengths                        Weaknesses

      Ron Cunningham               Financial Risk Officer
                                                                    Increased Focus on Wind Power             Weak Financial Performance
      Brian Hobbs                  General Manager, Legal
                                   and Administration               Plants and Facilities                     Major Share of Fossil Fuels
      Jane Lafferty                Chief Financial Officer
      Gary Gilleland               General Manager, Power
                                   Production                       Opportunities                             Threats
      Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research
      GlobalData
                                                                    Power Purchase Contracts                  US Energy Policy and Increasing
                                                                                                              Tax Burden
      Key Competitors                                               Extended Agreements
                                                                                                              Legal and
								
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