Tag: Turkey

Turkey’s crude oil imports from Iran dropped by over 70 % in June – Turkey, 20 August 2018

Turkey’s crude oil imports from Iran decreased by some 71 % in June before US sanctions targeting the Iranian energy sector take effect in November this year. While Turkey imported 930,978 tons of crude oil from Iran in May, the amount fell to 287,842 tons in June. A significant part of the difference was compensated […]

Total gas imports fell by 19 % in June – Turkey, 20 August 2018

According to Turkish Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK), Turkey imported 2.41 billion cubic meters of natural gas via pipelines and 0.51 billion cubic meters as liquid natural gas (LNG) in June, totaling 2.92 billion cubic meters, which is 19.04 % less than in the same month last year. Turkey’s total natural gas consumption in June […]

First offshore wind farm to attract 3 billion dollars in investments – Turkey, 3 August 2018

Chairman of Turkish Wind Energy Association (TUREB) Mustafa Serdar Ataseven said that the first Turkish offshore wind farm project is expected to attract around 3 billion dollars in investments. Ataseven stressed that companies from several countries, including Germany, Denmark, India, China, South Korea and Japan, are interested in the project. The first stage will have […]