Turkey gets 5B TL for clean energy generation in April

Anadolu Agency | May 23, 2020 at 11:04 AM
  • Turkey’s clean energy generation received around 5.07 billion Turkish liras in incentive payments in April through the Renewable Energy Support Scheme (YEKDEM).
  • Turkey, which wants to fully utilize local and renewable energy sources efficiently to support its development, offers feed-in tariffs for renewable energy plants including wind, hydropower, geothermal, biomass and solar through this scheme.
  • The scheme, which started in 2011, supports wind and hydropower plants for $0.073 per kilowatt-hour (kWh), geothermal facilities at $0.105 kWh, and solar and biomass plants at $0.133 kWh.