Turkey became Europe’s second largest LNG importer in 2017 – Turkey, 21 July 2018

According to the report published by the International Gas Union (IGU), Turkey became the second largest liquefied natural gas (LNG) importing country in Europe in 2017. European countries imported 47 million tons of LNG in total in 2017. Spain was the leading country in LNG imports in Europe with 12.2 million tons per year, while […]

ELDER to invest over 3.5 billion euros in electricity infrastructure until 2020 – Turkey, 21 July 2018

The head of Turkish Electricity Distribution Services Association (ELDER) Serhat Cecen said that companies within the association have invested 766 million euros in 2016 and 1.05 billion euros in 2017 in electricity infrastructure in Turkey, which is over 30 years old. According to Cecen, a total of over 3.5 billion euros will be invested in […]

State privatized HPP Tortum – Turkey 20 July 2018

Turkey’s Privatization Administration announced that Turkish company Tayfurlar Energy Electricity Production Corp. has won the tender for the privatization of hydropower plant Tortum in Erzurum in the eastern Anatolian region of Turkey. The company won the tender for this 26.2 MW HPP with a final bid offer of some 19.8 million euros, while opening bid […]