EX-99.(B) 14 efh-20121231xexhibit99b.htm ADJUSTED EBITDA RECONCILIATION ENERGY FUTURE HOLDINGS CORP. EFH-2012.12.31-Exhibit 99(b)


Exhibit 99(b)

Energy Future Holdings Corp. Consolidated
Adjusted EBITDA Reconciliation
(millions of dollars)

 
Year Ended December 31,
 
2012
 
2011
Net loss
$
(3,360
)
 
$
(1,913
)
Income tax benefit
(1,232
)
 
(1,134
)
Interest expense and related charges
3,508

 
4,294

Depreciation and amortization
1,373

 
1,499

EBITDA
$
289

 
$
2,746

Oncor Holdings distributions of earnings
147

 
116

Interest income
(2
)
 
(2
)
Amortization of nuclear fuel
156

 
142

Purchase accounting adjustments (a)
74

 
204

Impairment of goodwill
1,200

 

Impairment and write-down of other assets (b)
48

 
433

Debt extinguishment gains

 
(51
)
Equity in earnings of unconsolidated subsidiary
(270
)
 
(286
)
Unrealized net (gain) loss resulting from commodity hedging and trading transactions
1,526

 
(58
)
EBITDA amount attributable to consolidated unrestricted subsidiaries
4

 

Noncash compensation expense (c)
11

 
13

Transition and business optimization costs (d)
35

 
39

Transaction and merger expenses (e)
39

 
37

Restructuring and other (f)
15

 
80

Charges related to pension plan actions (g)
285

 

Expenses incurred to upgrade or expand a generation station (h)
100

 
100

Adjusted EBITDA per Incurrence Covenant
$
3,657

 
$
3,513

Add Oncor Adjusted EBITDA (reduced by Oncor Holdings distributions)
1,600

 
1,523

Adjusted EBITDA per Restricted Payments Covenant
$
5,257

 
$
5,036

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(a)
Purchase accounting adjustments include amortization of the intangible net asset value of retail and wholesale power sales agreements, environmental credits, coal purchase contracts, nuclear fuel contracts and power purchase agreements and the stepped up value of nuclear fuel. Also include certain credits and gains on asset sales not recognized in net income due to purchase accounting. Adjustments in 2011 include $46 million related to an asset sale.
(b)
Impairment of assets in 2011 includes impairment of emission allowances and certain mining assets due to EPA rule issued in July 2011.
(c)
Noncash compensation expenses represent amounts recorded under stock-based compensation accounting standards and exclude capitalized amounts.
(d)
Transition and business optimization costs include certain incentive compensation expenses, as well as professional fees and other costs related to generation plant reliability and supply chain efficiency initiatives.
(e)
Transaction and merger expenses primarily represent Sponsor Group management fees.
(f)
Restructuring and other in 2011 includes gains on termination of a long-term power sales contract and settlement of amounts due from hedging/trading counterparty, fees related to the amendment and extension of the TCEH Senior Secured Facilities, and reversal of certain liabilities accrued in purchase accounting.
(g)
Charges related to pension plan actions resulted from the termination and payout of pension obligations for active nonunion employees of EFH Corp.'s competitive businesses and the assumption by Oncor under a new Oncor pension plan of all of EFH Corp.'s pension obligations to retirees and terminated vested participants. The charges represent actuarial losses previously recorded as other comprehensive income.
(h)
Expenses incurred to upgrade or expand a generation station represent noncapital outage costs.