Hydro Power, Osmaniye, Turkey

Hydro Power

Verification

RINA S. P. A.

Unit Class

GOLD STANDARD

Location

Turkey

SAYAN HYDRO POWER PROJECT

The 14,896 MWe Hydro Power Project shall be built close to Emirhan Settlement of Tahta Village of Kadirli district in the province of Osmaniye in Turkey

From end of 2010 on, the project has produced 48,000 MWh electricity yearly, leading to annual emission reductions of some 30,000 tons CO2 compared to conventional power generation mix in the country. The use of hydro power for electricity generation saves greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions compared to the conventional generation mix in Turkey.

UN’s Sustainable Development Goals:

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$ 7.5 / tonne