Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 28

16-July-2007

TURKEY

Zorlu Plans Turkeys Largest Wind Park In Bahce

Zorlu Enerji Elektrik Uretim plans to build a 130mw wind park in Bahce in southeastern Turkey using wind turbines supplied by GE Energy. The US firm will provide 52 of its 2.5xl turbines for what will be the countrys largest wind park, capable of annual electricity production of 500mn kwh. Turkeys capacity of wind-generated electricity has been growing. At the start of the year it had 84mw...