Turkey in top 4 countries with geothermal capacity

Anadolu Agency | Jan 17, 2021 at 10:10 AM
  • President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that Turkey is among the top four nations globally in geothermal energy and stressed the importance of renewable energy investments.
  • With the JES-2 and JES-3 power plants, which have a total installed capacity of 54.5 megawatts and an annual electricity energy of 500 million kilowatt hours, the energy needs of 200,000 households will be met.
  • Sanko Energy carried out a project with the Salihli municipality to heat 8,600 homes with geothermal resources and planted 12,000 trees in and around the power plant.