Energy Corridor And Terminal Of Europe

  • An important energy terminal and corridor in Europe connecting the East and West
  • Located at a close proximity of more than 70 % of the world’s proven primary energy reserves, while the largest energy consumer, which is Europe, is located right to the West of Turkey, thus making the country a linchpin in energy transit and an energy terminal in the region.
  • Natural Gas
    • Proven natural gas reserve: 6,17 billion cubic meters (BCM), except a 286 BCM natural gas reserve that has been recently found in 2019. 
    • Number of plants: 327
  • Oil
    • Reserve: 342 million barrels
  • Hydroelectric
    • Installed capacity: 28 GW
    • Technical potential: 125 GW
    • Number of plants: 682
  • Wind
    • Installed capacity: 8 GW
    • Technical potential: 88 GW
    • Number of plants: 275
  • Solar
    • Installed capacity: 6 GW
    • Technical potential: 6.105 Twh/year
    • Number of plants: 6.901
  • Geothermal
    • Installed capacity: 1,3GW
    • Technical potential: 4,5 HW
    • Number of plants: 48
  • Biomass
    • Installed capacity: 0,63 GW
    • Technical potential: 17 Mteo
    • Number of plants: 100
  • Thermal
    • Installed capacity: 20 GW
    • Technical potential: 145 MTEP
    • Number of plants: 47
  • Nuclear
    • Three power plants are planned to be built, 4,8 GW of  power capacity.