Türkiye’s electrical energy put in capability has elevated by greater than threefold up to now 20 years, whereas renewable vitality share has reached roughly 55% of the prevailing put in capability, Deputy Minister of Power and Pure Assets Abdullah Tancan stated Wednesday.
“Electrical energy put in capability, which was 31,846 megawatts (MW) in 2002, has elevated 3.3 occasions to succeed in 105,135 MW by the tip of July,” stated Tancan on the opening of the sixteenth EIF Power Congress and Truthful held within the southern province of Gaziantep.
electrical energy manufacturing, Tancan famous that electrical energy manufacturing had reached 326 billion kilowatts (kW) by the tip of final yr, and Türkiye ranks fifth in renewable vitality put in capability in Europe and twelfth globally.
He additionally highlighted the nation’s place in tools manufacturing, saying: “We’re at present ranked thirteenth globally and sixth in Europe in tools manufacturing. We’ve made important progress in put in capability and manufacturing of renewable sources over the previous 21 years, with electrical energy put in capability growing 3.3 occasions from 31,846 megawatts in 2002 to 105,135 megawatts by the tip of July.”
“We’ve elevated the share of renewable vitality in electrical energy manufacturing to 42%. Presently, our nation has roughly 10,398 MW of photo voltaic put in capability, with 10,169 photo voltaic vitality manufacturing amenities,” he famous.
Stating that there are important targets relating to photo voltaic vitality within the Nationwide Power Plan, Tancan stated: “By 2035, we intention so as to add a median of three.5 gigawatts per yr, with 52 gigawatts out of 189 gigawatts of put in capability being derived from photo voltaic vitality sources.”
“Photo voltaic vitality might be one of many basic elements of vitality within the close to future and can proceed to develop. Moreover, producing native merchandise has turn into essential. Within the fields of wind and photo voltaic, many tools objects are actually being produced in Türkiye, with the localization price of panels reaching as much as 80%,” he added.
Kutay Kaleli, head of the Worldwide Photo voltaic Power Society (ISES) Türkiye Part (GÜNDER) for his half, famous that 150,000 persons are instantly employed within the photo voltaic vitality sector, stating that panel factories with a manufacturing capability of roughly 30,000 megawatts have been established in Türkiye.
“With all of the investments made in photo voltaic vitality, now we have turn into the third largest panel-producing nation on this planet. We opened the fifth EVA manufacturing unit, which is essential in photo voltaic know-how,” Kaleli stated.
Çiğdem Dilek, chairperson of the EIF Congress Government Board, acknowledged that latest technological developments have taken a extra outstanding place in Türkiye’s vitality agenda.
She emphasised that self-consumption and distributed vitality are on the forefront of buyers’ agendas and stated: “In Türkiye, laws work on matters akin to hydrogen and charging stations is on the agenda and progressing quickly. We’ll proceed to see new technological developments.”
“If an vitality image of Türkiye had been to be taken, sector representatives would want to come back to EIF. By organizing these occasions in cities the place buyers and tools productions are situated, we create new alternatives. That is why we organized EIF in Gaziantep. We’ve additionally obtained invites to arrange this occasion from Malatya, Kahramanmaraş, Adıyaman and Şanlıurfa,” Dilek defined.