Hydroelectric Plants in Turkey - Dogu Anadolu

Dinar
Location: Tunceli
Operator: Elda Ltd
Configuration: 2 X 1.8 MW, 1 X 800 kW
Operation: 2010
T/G supplier: Voith
EPC: HGG
Quick facts: This SHP was completed in Jul 2010. Elda is an affiliate of HGG Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret.

Photograph courtesy of HGG Insaat Sanayi ve Ticaret
Posted 15 Apr 2015

Hacilar
Location: Matalaya
Operator: Bilgin Enerji
Configuration: 2 X 6.67-MW Pelton
Operation: 2003
T/G supplier: Voith, Siemens
EPC: Yapisan
Quick facts: Thhis HPP was built in 21mos and is said to be the first private-sector hydro plant finished in Turkey with a production license. The flowwater is taken the intake structure of the Darende Balaban Irrigation Canal built by DSI. Annual production is about 90 GWh.

Photograph courtesy of Bilgin Enerji
Posted 29 Apr 2017

Keban
Location: Elazig
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 4 X 157.5 MW, 4 X 175 MW Francis
Operation: 1974-1982
T/G supplier: Voest, Neyrpic, AEG
EPC: Ebasco, Sogea
Quick facts: The Keban Dam was the first of the large dams to be built on the Euphrates River. It created a reservoir extending 50km upriver and 100km upriver in the Murat River valley to the east. The Murat joins the Euphrates about 7km north of the dam.

Photograph by Onur Onur (TrekEarth)
Posted 25 Feb 2007

Kigi
Location: Bingol
Operator: DSI
Configuration: 3 X 46-MW Francis
Operation: 2017
T/G supplier: PMG
EPC: Temelsu, Ozaltin
Quick facts: In Dec 2013, DSI placed an order with Power Machines for electromechanical equipment for the the Kigi HES. DSI began development of the multipurpose project in 1998. It has a 175m tall clay core, rockfill dam on the Peri River. Reservoir filling began in Jan 2016. The powerstation is connected by a 8.5km HRT. Annual production should be about 450 GWh.

Photograph courtesy of DSI
Posted 14 Jan 2017

Ozluce
Location: Elazig
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 2 X 100 MW Francis
Operation: 1998-1999
T/G supplier: Kvaerner, AEG
EPC: Temelsu, Ozlatin
Quick facts: President Suleyman Demirel opened the project in Dec 1999 after 14yrs of construction. The facility has a 144m rockfill dam and cost 273tn lira.

Photograph courtesy of Turkiye Muteahhitler Birligi
Posted 10 Dec 2006

Ozluce Izpir
Location: Erzurum
Operator: Aksu Enerji ve Ticaret AS
Configuration: 2 X 18.2 MW
Operation: 2013
T/G supplier: Hangzhou Yatai
EPC: Aksu, Enerden
Quick facts: This project in Izpir district started construction in Jul 2011 and completed at the end of 2013.

Photograph courtesy of Aksu Group
Posted 29 Dec 2014

Pembelik
Location: Elazig
Operator: Darenhes Elektrik Uretimi AS
Configuration: 2 X 64-MW Francis
Operation: 2016
T/G supplier: Andritz
EPC: Yolsu, Limak
Quick facts: In Feb 2011, Darenhes Elektrik Uretimi AS, a JV of of Bilgin Enerji and Limak Enerji, signed contracts with Andritz Hydro for the supply of electromechanical equipment for Pembelik and Tatar HPP on the Peri River on the border of Elazıg and Tunceli provinces. Pembelik is located upstream and Tatar downstream of the existing 60-MW Seyrantepe HPP Pembelik has an 81m rockfill dam and a 161kV switchyard.

Photograph courtesy of Bilgin Enerji
Posted 30 Apr 2017

Pinar
Location: Elazig
Operator: AGE Insaat ve Ticaret AS
Configuration: 3 X 10 MW Francis
Operation: 2009
T/G supplier: Hangzhou Yatai
EPC: Age Insaat, Dogru Muhendislik, Eltes Enerji Mühendislik
Quick facts: This project is in Tut District on the Goksu River.

Photograph courtesy of AGE Insaat ve Ticaret AS
Posted 11 Apr 2011

Seyrantepe
Location: Elazig
Operator: Darenhes Elektrik Uretimi AS
Configuration: 2 X 25.7 MW Francis
Operation: 2008
T/G supplier: Alstom
EPC: Su-Yapi, Limak
Quick facts: The Seyrantepe project is on the Peri River and is a partnership between Bilgin Elektrik and Limak Group. The 31m dam sand-gravel fill dam has a clay core and the two units are expected to produce 161 GWh/yr. A subsidiary of Limak Holding has a 49yr generation license for the plant.

Photograph courtesy of Limak Enerji
Posted 20 Sep 2008

Sirakonaklar
Location: Erzurum
Operator: 2M Enerji Toptan Elektrik Ticaret AS
Configuration: 3 X 6.1 MW Pelton
Operation: 2012
T/G supplier: Andritz
EPC: Andritz
Quick facts: This SHP is in Ispir Dist. Production is expected to be 69 GWH/yr.

Photograph courtesy of 2M Enerji Toptan Elektrik Ticaret AS
Posted 10 Mar 2013

Tatar
Location: Elazig
Operator: Darenhes Elektrik Uretimi AS
Configuration: 3 X 66.6 MW Francis
Operation: 2013
T/G supplier: Andritz
EPC: Su-Yapi, Limak
Quick facts: In Feb 2011, Darenhes Elektrik Uretimi AS, a JV of of Bilgin Enerji Yatirim Holding AS and Limak Yatirim, signed contracts with Andritz Hydro for the supply of electromechanical equipment for the Pembelik (2 X 66 MW) and Tatar (2 X 67 MW) hydropower plants on the Peri River on the border of Elazıg and Tunceli provinces. Pembelik is located upstream and Tatar downstream of the existing 60-MW Seyrantepe HPP, also owned and operated by Darenhes. Tatar has a 74m clay-filled dam . Andritz supplied the T/G sets, and transformers as well as the complete electrical equipment including automation and 161kV switchyards. Preliminary construction by Limak started in 2010 and the first set was declared ready for operation in Nov 2013 followed by the second a month later. Electricity output from the multipurpose project is expected to be about 369 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Andritz
Posted 1 Jan 2015

Uzuncayır
Location: Tunceli
Operator: Limak Enerji
Configuration: 3 X 32 MW Francis
Operation: 2010
T/G supplier: Voith, Siemens
EPC: Su-Yapi, Ozgur
Quick facts: Uzunçayir is on Munzur Creek in Eastern Anatolia. The 58m sand-gravel fill dam has a clay core and a fill volume of 1.47m³. Annual output is expected to be 317 GWh. Limak has a 49yr operation license for the plant.

Photograph courtesy of Limak Enerji
Posted 20 Sep 2008

   

Yedisu
Location: Bingol
Operator: Ozaltin Enerji
Configuration: 3 X 7.7 MW S-turbine
Operation: 2010
T/G supplier: Andritz
EPC: Ozaltin, Nurol
Quick facts: Construction on this project began in Q1, 2008. The clay core dam is on the Firat (Euphrates) River.

Photograph courtesy of Ozaltin
Posted 20 Mar 2011

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 30-Apr-2017

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