August 15, 2017

Kalyon-Hanwha consortium set to build first solar panel factory in Turkey

A consortium composed of Turkish Kalyon and South Korean Hanwha is set to build the first solar panel factory in Turkey. The factory will be built in an industrial zone…

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August 10, 2017

Turkey tests first floating 260 W solar power plant in Istanbul

Turkey got its first floating solar plant on August 4 when a solar array of 250 kW became operational on lake Buyukcekmece lake outside Istanbul as a test which could…

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August 4, 2017

IBC Solar completes solar power plant in southern Anatolia

IBC Solar AG has completed the construction of a 3.43 MWp solar power plant in the Turkish province of Nigde in southern Anatolia. The plant will produce an estimated six…

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August 4, 2017

Siemens-led consortium wins 1 GW wind project tender in Turkey

Consortium led by German Siemens has won the tender for 1 GW wind energy project in Turkey, the Turkish energy authorities announced. The consortium composed of Siemens and two Turkish…

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July 27, 2017

Eight bids for installation of 1 GW wind power capacity in Turkey

Eight consortia, composed of international and Turkish companies, have submitted their bids in the tender for 1 GW wind energy project, which was organized by Turkey under the Renewable Energy…

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July 19, 2017

Siemens Gamesa to supply new turbines for Turkish wind farms

The Siemens Gamesa company said it has contracted the delivery of the first of its new 3.3 MW wind turbines for two wind farms in Turkey. The wind turbines of…

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July 12, 2017

LM Wind Power inaugurates wind turbine blades plant in Bergama, Turkey

LM Wind Power, a wind turbine blades manufacturer recently acquired by GE Renewable Energy, has started production at its new factory in Bergama in Turkey. The factory is designed to…

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July 12, 2017

Nordex receives several orders for wind turbines in Turkey

Nordex, a wind turbine manufacturer, has recently received several orders for turbines for wind farms in Turkey, expanding also its costumer base in the country. Pakmem Elektrik ordered 16 N131/3600…

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July 10, 2017

10 hydro power plants to be privatized in Turkey during summer

Turkey has decided to privatize 10 hydro power plants (HPP) with total capacity of 256.4 MW, currently owned by the Electricity Generation Company (EUAS). The final offers for the state-owned…

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June 26, 2017

Turkey wraps up pre-licensing tenders for 710 MW wind energy capacities

Winners of pre-licensing tenders for construction of wind energy power plants with total capacity of 710 MW(megawatts) have been announced in Turkey. The plants will be built in 11 regions….

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