WPP Energy Investment
TEİAŞ has announced additional capacity for electricity generation based on wind energy of 2,000 MW** in 2016. EPDK has also announced that preliminary license applications for additional capacity would be taken by April 2017. However, it was subsequently announced that the applications were postponed until April 2018. Within this scope, project development studies have been started and contracts have been signed with 3 consultancy firms in order to develop 10 projects. The assumptions of the General Directorate of Meteorology have been completed for wind measurement masts of the projects, and wind measurements are going on.
Construction have started for the 275.4 MW WPP projects, which have been acquired in June 2017. Kocalar WPP (30,60 MW) has started the commercial production on 14.03.2019 and Ucpinar WPP (112,2 MW) has started the commercial production within 2 phases on 10.05.2019 and 18.06.2019 and Hasanoba WPP (57,8 MW) has started the commercial production within 2 phases on 02.08.2019 and 06.09.2019. In order to ensure that our WPP project, which is currently under construction, will be operational in 2019. The development of 560 MW WPP capacity has been completed and TEİAŞ application date is expected.
* Group 1 - 3,000 MW Wind Tender
** Group 2 - 2,000 MW Wind Tender
*** Licensed- Licensed WPP investments of Akfen Renewable Energy