Turkey solar power auction 300 MW YEKA GES 4

Turkey completes solar power auction for 300 MW

11 April 2022 - Turkey held an auction for 300 MW in solar power within the YEKA GES-4, of 1 GW in total. Smart Güneş Teknolojileri was the lowest bidder.

Turkey can turn coal mines into solar parks that would power 6.9 million homes

Half of open-cast coal mines in Turkey could be transformed into solar parks to power 6.9 million homes

23 March 2022 - The country’s solar capacity could be boosted by 170 percent, enough to power 6.9 million more homes

Turkish aluminum Tosyalı world biggest rooftop solar

Turkish aluminum producer Tosyalı launches world’s biggest rooftop solar project

23 March 2022 - In cooperation with Huawei and SolarAPEX, aluminum producer Tosyalı is building solar power systems of an overall 140 MW on roofs at all its facilities

Turkey grant 40 farmers solar power report

Turkey to grant 40% to farmers for solar power systems – report

18 March 2022 - The Turkish government will launch a support scheme for farmers who want to install solar power plants, according to a local media report

Hybrid power plants dominate 2 8 GW in new grid capacity Turkey

Hybrid power plants dominate Turkey’s new 2.8 GW grid capacity allocation

08 March 2022 - Turkey allocated almost 2.8 GW in transmission grid capacity for renewables. Over 1.3 GW is for the establishment of hybrid power plants

Istanbul expands waste to energy electricity two million people

Istanbul expands waste-to-energy capacity to cover electricity needs of two million people

15 February 2022 - The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality produced 844 GWh of power in waste incinerators and from landfill gas last year

Turkish aluminum producer solar power plants net zero emissions

Turkish aluminum producer building solar power plants to reach net zero emissions

02 February 2022 - Eti Alüminyum is expanding its solar park with the aim to produce clean and green aluminum, using renewable energy

Turkey gets first battery-only power project worth USD 250 million

Turkey gets first battery-only power project, worth USD 250 million

27 January 2022 - Progresiva applied for the installation and operation of an energy storage system at a site near Istanbul, the first of its kind in Turkey

2021 was record year for annual wind installations in Turkey

2021 was record year for annual wind installations in Turkey

06 January 2022 - The newly installed 1,750 MW in wind farms accounts for 50 percent of all power plants built in 2021

GGF green finance expert course Garanti BBVA

GGF starts green finance expert course for Garanti BBVA bank

31 December 2021 - GGF's Technical Assistance Facility has launched a dedicated Green Finance Expert course with its longstanding partner Garanti BBVA

Wind farms produced largest share of electricity for first time in Turkey

Wind farms produced largest share of electricity for first time in Turkey

29 November 2021 - Wind power plants in Turkey produced the greatest amount of electricity for the first time, outpacing natural gas, and coal

UAE invest renewable energy 3 GW Turkey

UAE to invest in renewable energy projects of 3 GW in Turkey

26 November 2021 - The UAE and Turkey signed a deal that includes new and existing renewable energy projects in Turkey with a total capacity of 3 GW

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