6/24/2010

Turkey to enter European top 3 in wind energy production

 

Referans - Hasan Koktas, Head of the Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK), said Turkey has started to utilize its wind energy potential and will soon rank third among the top wind energy producers in Europe.

 

Koktas said 3,400 MW of additional power, 60 percent generated from wind energy, has been added to the country’s grid. Koktas emphasized a rapid increase in the use of wind energy and added that serious steps are being taken at governmental level to put the country’s renewable energy sources to use.

Turkey; energy industry; renewable energy; wind power; EPDK; Hasan Koktas; energy producer

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