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of today and tomorrow's world

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“Our core competence stays in classical conventional power generation, because we believe in its important transitional role towards a greener future.“
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Pavel Tykac
Ultimate Beneficiary

We are a european
Electric power industry group

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It is natural to be responsible
- to the people and to mother earth

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Effective 1 October 2018 Lubos Pavlas has been appointed the new CEO of the Sev.en Energy group
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Lubos Pavlas
CEO of
Sev.en Energy group

Sev.en Energy Group at a Glance

Our core competence stays in classical conventional power generation, because we believe in its important transitional role towards a greener future.


Our group operates a wide range of conventional energy related business units - from coal mines, power plant facilities and power engineering units, down to European energy market trading units.

In the current “green-only energy” atmosphere this fact could sound like a disadvantage, but we believe just the opposite. We are convinced that the combination of our firm rooting in the world of traditional energy, together with a deep expertise and willingness to share our knowhow, could bring big advantages to energy markets in transition. We understand our role in an energy market as a bridge between the energy of today and tomorrow – to address the continuing demand for reliable energy and the ambitious goal of making energy markets more renewably-fuelled.

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fundamental characteristics
that best describe our group

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Financial
stability and
independence

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Entrepreneurial
spirit

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Deep-rooted
technical expertise

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Operational
excellence

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READY TO GROW

Our mission is to provide a perspective to conventional power plants as long as they are systemically needed and thus offer a robust basis for a swift transition of the energy sector towards a fully sustainable future.

In Europe, we want to be the enablers of that transition, bridging the gap between the energy of today and tomorrow. We are convinced that conventional plants will be replaced at some point, by industrial‐scale energy storage, smart grid systems and responsive demand side management. However, there is a transition period that may last several years. Sev.en Energy aims at supporting that transition, responsibly operating fossil plants that benefit both nergy systems and consumers.

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Alan Svoboda,
M&A Director

Our key target markets

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Almost 150 years of mining competence

Coal mining

Traditionally rooted in the conventional power-generating business, we are engaged in the extraction of coal. We are committed to the responsible mining of domestic lignite, thereby reducing the Czech Republic’s foreign energy dependence, while enhancing our industry’s competitiveness and scaling up affordable heating for households.

Sev.en Energy operates two lignite mines: the CSA surface lignite mine and the Vrsany mine, both located in Northern Bohemia. Our operations contribute to preserving a significant share of lignite in the Czech Republic’s energy mix.


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Mines: ČSA and Vršany

2500

employees

1000

square kilometers of land in progress of restoration

10 mil.

tons of finest quality lignite reserves

Added-value power generation

Power generation

The Sev.en EC Chvaletice Power Plant became part of the Group in 2013. Sev.en Energy bought the shares in this utility from the CEZ Group. This move marked the Group´s entry into the electricity and heating markets as a major new utility

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820 MW

the total installed capacity

4 units

at the Chvaletice power station

2018

the year of the total refit of the facility

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of the most up-to-date, classical energy producing facilities in the Czech Republic

Up-to-date power engineering

Engineering

Sev.en Engineering focuses on the preparation and realisation of modernisation projects, which guarantee the reliable and ecological running of traditional power plants. The scope of offered services includes project preparation, realisation of construction, technical and organisational activities in areas ranging from fire protection to occupational safety. Last but not least, they are responsible for the maintenance and technical support of the Chvaletice Power Plant.


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20

highly competent professionals

109

years of combined management power engineering experience

150

million EUR expected budget of the biggest current project

2

offices - Prague and Chvaletice Power Plant

Commodity trading at a european level

Commodity trading

Sev.en Commodities is a major player in the Czech energy market and an active player on the German and Austrian power markets. The company actively trades in electricity, coal and emission allowances at European wholesale markets through energy exchanges (European Energy Exchange for power and ICE – Intercontinental Exchange for emission allowances and financial coal products), brokers, and trade counterparts.

  The trading part of the group provides production optimisation, hedging, and dispatch control for the Sev.en Energy Chvaletice power station in the Czech Republic. The company trades also in physical coal products from Group’s mines as well as financial coal products on the exchange.

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17,000

GWh of electric power in 2017

15

years of energy trading expertise from the head of the team

30

members of a professional trading team

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95
million tons of coal mined
since the date of acquisition
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3200
employees
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560
million consolidated revenues in EUR (2017)

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15500
GWh of Electrical
Energy Produced since 2013
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65
million EUR
of Paid Taxes (2017)

Our leadership team

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Alan Svoboda

M&A Director



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Lubos Pavlas

CEO
of Sev.en Energy group


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Vladimir Roucek

General Manager of Mining companies in the group


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Vaclav Matys

General Manager of Chvaletice Power Plant


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Jan Zizka

Director of
Sev.en Engineering


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Michal Skalka

Director of Sev.en Commodities


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We believe in sustainability

Sustainability is a part of our DNA, we have a long history of it. For example as far back as 1908 the first land restoration office was established in Dux, a city at the edge of the mining area. Long before the word sustainability became a part of our modern vocabulary.

Sev.en Energy continues in this effort. We recognise the impact of our operations on the immediate environment. Hence, the Group is taking every measure possible to reduce the impact of coal extraction and the coal-fired power station.

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sustainability

Since 2005, we have been publishing comprehensive sustainability reports.


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5,000

square kilometres
of restored land from the
date of privatisation


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3,600,000

trees currently planted


We believe
in social
responsibility

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1.5 million EUR

Support of local
communities

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4.7 million EUR

Regional and
National Support

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5.8 million EUR

International Support
of the Czech Language
at Oxford University

News

25Feb

Interview: S&P Global Platts

The potential to stack revenues, improve operational performance and cooperate with Chinese co-partners on technology supported Sev.en Energy’s decision to buy into InterGen, Executive Director Alan Svoboda told S&P Global Platts in an interview February 14. Read more
15Feb

Interview: S&P Global Platts

London—The potential to stack revenues, improve operational performance and cooperate with Chinese co-partners on technology supported Sev.en Energy’s decision to buy into InterGen, Executive Director Alan Svoboda told S&P Global Platts in an interview Thursday. Read more
8Feb

Sev.en Energy actively seeking western European targets, also interested in global opportunistic acquisitions

Czech energy group Sev.en Energy is actively seeking western European targets and is also interested in opportunistic acquisitions in eastern Europe and globally, Executive Director Alan Svoboda said. Read more
1Feb

Sev.en Energy signs agreement to acquire a 50% stake in InterGen

London, Prague – February 1st, 2019 the prominent Czech industrial player, Sev.en Energy, signed an agreement to acquire a 50% stake in the multinational energy company, InterGen N.V. from Canada’s Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan (Ontario Teachers’). Read more
1Oct

Press release
Sev.en Energy to complete transformation with Lubos Pavlas appointed head of the group

The Sev.en Energy group is to complete its several-month-long transformation as Lubos Pavlas has been appointed the new CEO of the group, with effect as of October 1, 2018. He will be replaced by Vaclav Matys as the head of the Sev.en EC power plant in Chvaletice. Ing. Lubos Pavlas is a graduate of the Faculty of Economics and Electrical Engineering Management of the Czech Technical University in Prague.. Read more
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