Tag: hydro

New RES and hydro production records in 2019 – Turkey, 03 January 2020

CEO of Limak Holding’s energy division Taner Ercomert said that Turkey has set new annual records for production of electricity from renewable sources and hydro production in 2019. Ercomert, who is also the member of the Hydroelectric Power Plants Industry Businessmen Association (HESIAD), said t Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

More than 3,000 HPPs planned in the Balkans – Region, 29 November 2019

According to a list presented by non-governmental organizations EuroNatur and Riverwatch, there are 21,387 hydro power plants operating in Europe, and another 8,779 are either being built or are in planning, mostly in the Alps and in the Balkans Furthermore, around 2,500 HPP projects are planned Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]

RES share in electricity production reached 46 % in the first ten months of 2019 – Turkey, 05 November 2019

Turkish Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Donmez said that the country produced 46 % of its electricity from renewable resources in the first 10 months of 2019. Local and renewable energy resources combined saw a total share of 64 % in electricity production in the January-October p Full article available for subscribers of […]