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Turkey among 4 nations with high offshore wind energy potential

Turkey is among the four countries with the highest offshore wind energy potential, according to a Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) report. The GWEC’s “Global Wind Report 2022” emphasized that Turkey, Azerbaijan, Australia and Sri Lanka stand out as the countries with the highest offshore wind energy potential. In the report, which pointed out that … Continue reading Turkey among 4 nations with high offshore wind energy potential

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Turkey’s daily wind power generation hits all-time high

Electricity generated through wind energy in Turkey hit an all-time record Saturday, generating 25.42% of total power, according to data from the Turkish Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIA?) on Sunday. The country produced 203,069 megawatt-hours (MWh) of electricity from wind farms on Saturday, according to data provided by TEIA?. The latest record was on April 1 … Continue reading Turkey’s daily wind power generation hits all-time high

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Turkey to produce domestic wind turbines

Turkey’s Electricity Generation Company (EUAS) will produce domestic wind turbines in cooperation with ASELSAN (Turkish Defense Corporation), Yeni Shafak newspaper has reported. As one of the first wind power plants in Turkey, the turbines will be installed at Alacati Wind Power Plant (WPP) to reduce the country’s electricity dependence on foreign sources, the report added. The … Continue reading Turkey to produce domestic wind turbines

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Nordex Turkey organized a technical training for Women Engineer Candidates

The Nordex Group’s subsidiary Nordex Enerji A.S. Turkey Turkey organized a technical training programme for women engineer candidates who study engineering at the universities in Turkey. The program was organized together with the Turkish Wind Energy Association (TWEA), and held on 21-23 December 2021 in the Nordex Academy Turkey’s ?zmir premises, with the participation of … Continue reading Nordex Turkey organized a technical training for Women Engineer Candidates

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Nordex receives an order for 68.4 MW of wind power in Turkey from Enerjisa Üretim

Nordex continues to strengthen its position in Turkey: Enerjisa Üretim, Turkey’s largest independent power plant operator, has commissioned the Nordex Group to supply and install twelve N163 / 5.X wind turbines for the 68.4 MW Erciyes wind farm. The contract also includes a Premium Service contract for the maintenance and service of the wind turbines … Continue reading Nordex receives an order for 68.4 MW of wind power in Turkey from Enerjisa Üretim

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GE & UK Export Finance agree to support 1.35 GW Turkish solar project

Turkey’s largest solar facility, equipped with GE solar power station technology, is equivalent to over 4,600 football pitches in size.GE Energy Financial Services facilitates export credit guarantee through UKEF to J.P. Morgan’s project finance package.US$291 million biggest UKEF guarantee for any solar energy project and is estimated to support up to around 100 UK jobs. … Continue reading GE & UK Export Finance agree to support 1.35 GW Turkish solar project

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Turkey breaks record in wind power generation

With the world moving more and more towards green energy due to the climate crisis, Turkey, which has increased its renewable energy capacity, met 20 percent of its one-day energy generation from wind, breaking a production record.Thus, Turkey’s electricity generation from wind reached the highest share in renewable energy with 20.2 percent.Turkey, which has become … Continue reading Turkey breaks record in wind power generation

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Turkey gets 9.22 percent of power from wind energy in 1H2021

Turkey obtained 9.22 percent of its electricity consumption from wind energy in the first half of 2021, Turkish Wind Energy Association (TWEA) Chairperson Ebru Arici told Yeni Shafak on October 25. “We produce nearly 20 percent of the country’s electricity from time to time in daily production, which is a very significant rate,” Arici added. For … Continue reading Turkey gets 9.22 percent of power from wind energy in 1H2021

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Nordex exceeded 1,000 wind turbines and 3 GW of wind power in Turkey

Business in Turkey continues to be successful for the Nordex Group. On 1 October 2021, the Turkish Wind Energy Association announced their half year statistics 2021. According to this report, Nordex Turkey maintained its market leadership with a 28.55% market share of 3,022MW installed capacity. In August 2021, Nordex Turkey installed its 1,000th turbine in … Continue reading Nordex exceeded 1,000 wind turbines and 3 GW of wind power in Turkey

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Turkey reaches 10 GW wind energy milestone

Turkey has rapidly developed into a leading market for wind energy. The country lately celebrated an important milestone: it reached a cumulative wind energy capacity of 10,000 MW. Turkey’s large territory and excellent wind speeds offer ideal conditions for wind energy production. Over the past decade the country has developed a strong wind energy supply … Continue reading Turkey reaches 10 GW wind energy milestone

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Nordex installed 1,000 wind turbines for wind power in Turkey

Nordex Turkey, together with its employees and management, met with the senior executives of its investor Erciyes Anadolu Holding Energy Group, for the 1,000 Wind Turbine Installation Event of Nordex Turkey, on August 19, 2021, at the Ömerli Wind Farm in Silivri, Istanbul. Nordex Turkey started its operations in 2008 in Turkey and operates from … Continue reading Nordex installed 1,000 wind turbines for wind power in Turkey

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Turkey’s installed wind energy capacity has reached 10,010 megawatts (MW) as of Aug. 8

Turkey’s installed wind energy capacity has reached 10,010 megawatts (MW) as of Aug. 8, according to data from Turkey’s Electricity Transmission Corporation (TEIA?) on Tuesday. The country’s installed electricity capacity reached 98,800 MW, while clean electricity capacity totaled 51,900 MW during the January to July period of this year. The 10,00 MW threshold of installed … Continue reading Turkey’s installed wind energy capacity has reached 10,010 megawatts (MW) as of Aug. 8

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Turkey holds 75 gigawatts of offshore wind energy potential

Turkey’s total offshore wind power potential stands at 75 gigawatts (GW), Offshore Wind Energy Association (DÜRED) Chairperson Murat Durak said Monday, noting that they have reached a certain stage in works at some ports in the Marmara and Aegean regions and that they can now carry out offshore wind power plant projects. Durak told Anadolu … Continue reading Turkey holds 75 gigawatts of offshore wind energy potential

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Nordex secures an order for 187 MW of wind power in Turkey

Nordex is further expanding its presence in Turkey: at the end of March, Caba Grup ordered 39 N133 / 4800 wind turbines of the Delta4000 series for the second phase of construction of the “Istanbul” wind farm. The order also includes a Premium Service contract for the wind turbines for a period of 15 years. … Continue reading Nordex secures an order for 187 MW of wind power in Turkey

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Vestas receives orders for wind turbines for wind power in Finland, Spain, Japan, Greece, Turkey and the US.

Rokas Renewables, a subsidiary of Iberdrola Renewables, has placed an order for 102 MW for three wind projects in Greece. The order includes the supply and installation of twenty V150-4.2MW wind turbines for the Askio II and Askio III wind farms, as well as three EnVentus V162-6.0MW wind turbines for the Rokani wind farm. All … Continue reading Vestas receives orders for wind turbines for wind power in Finland, Spain, Japan, Greece, Turkey and the US.

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Turkey offers more visibility on wind energy pipeline with new support scheme

YEKDEM (Turkish acronym for “Renewable Energy Resources Support Mechanism”) is Turkey’s main support scheme for onshore wind.  It started in 2011 and was due to end on 31 December 2020.  It was extended to 30 June 2021 to accommodate delays to projects under construction caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Turkey performed well on wind energy … Continue reading Turkey offers more visibility on wind energy pipeline with new support scheme

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Enercon installs E-138 EP3 wind turbines for Metafor wind farm in Turkey

The completion of the Metafor project in the province of Bingöl means ENERCON has now installed more than two gigawatts of power in Turkey. Turkey is one of the core markets ENERCON is focussing on as part of its reorientation. ENERCON has installed almost 1,000 wind energy converters in Turkey since 1998. As a result, … Continue reading Enercon installs E-138 EP3 wind turbines for Metafor wind farm in Turkey

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Nordex Turkey: second technical workshop for young women

As in 2019, last week the Nordex Group’s Turkish subsidiary, together with the TWRE (Turkish Women in Renewables and Energy), organized a second technical workshop for young women. This training was carried out under the coordination of the Nordex Training Coordinator, Melike Sezginer, and ?zmir Office Manager, Gülçe Çal??kan, and with additional contributions from Selim … Continue reading Nordex Turkey: second technical workshop for young women

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Sancak Enerji issues follow-up order for 24 MW in Turkey to Nordex

End of September, the Nordex Group received a 24 MW order from its regular customer Sancak Enerji in Turkey. For the “Baglar-3” wind farm, the Nordex Group will supply five N133/4800 strong-wind turbines. The order also includes a Premium Service contract over a ten-year term. The “Baglar-3” wind farm will be built in the Konya … Continue reading Sancak Enerji issues follow-up order for 24 MW in Turkey to Nordex

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Wind energy in Turkey, GE wind turbines for wind farms

GE Renewable Energy has completed the installation and commissioning of the 53 MW Kirazli and 32 MW Meryem wind farms in Turkey.GE locally produced the blades at its LM Wind Power wind turbine blade manufacturing site in Bergama, Izmir, Turkey.These two wind farms are part of a bigger order made a year ago with Turkerler … Continue reading Wind energy in Turkey, GE wind turbines for wind farms

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