Hydroelectric Plants in Turkey - Bati Karadeniz, Samsun AB

Altinkaya
Location: Samsun
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 4 X 175 MW Francis
Operation: 1987-1988
T/G supplier: Toshiba, Hitachi
EPC: Susi, Temelsu, Yuksel, Guris
Quick facts: Altinkaya is a clay-cored, rock-fill dam on the Kizilirmak River. Crest height is 195m and crest length is 634m.

Photograph courtesy of Yuksel Insaat AS
Posted 4 Aug 2004

Hasan Ugurlu
Location: Samsun
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 4 X 129 MW
Operation: 1979-1983
T/G supplier: Toshiba, Hitachi
EPC: EPDC, Aknil, Dogus
Quick facts: This rockfill dam is on the Yeslirmak River in Ayvacık district. The dam height from the foundation is 179m and crest length is 405m. The first feasibility study was done in 1969 and construction started in Jun 1972. The first two units completed on 2 Dec 1978 and 28 Dec 1978, respectively, and the second two went online on 29 Dec 1982 and 2 Jun 1983, respectively. The plant is connected to the 380kV grid.

Photograph courtesy of Dogus Insaat AS
Posted 6 Aug 2006

Kokluce
Location: Tokat
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 2 X 45 MW Francis
Operation: 1988
T/G supplier: Sulzer, Elin
Quick facts: This rockfill dam is on the Yeslirmak River. The dam height from the foundation is 179m and crest length is 405m. The first feasibility study was done in 1969 and construction started in Jun 1972.

Photograph courtesy of Dogus Insaat AS
Posted 6 Aug 2006

Derbent
Location: Samsun
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 2 X 26 MW, 1 X 6.3 MW
Operation: 1991
T/G supplier: Toshiba, Guris
EPC: Dogus
Quick facts: This rockfill dam is on the Kizlirmak River. The dam height from the foundation is 37m and crest length is 517m.

Photograph courtesy of Dogus Insaat AS
Posted 6 Aug 2006

Kumkoy
Location: Samsun
Operator: Ictas Enerji Uretim ve Ticaret AS
Configuration: 3 X 5.75 MW bulb
Operation: 2011
T/G supplier: Harbin
EPC: Ictas

Photograph courtesy of Harbin Electric International Co Ltd
Posted 27 Mar 2013

Obruk
Location: Corum
Operator: EUAS
Configuration: 4 X 50.5 MW
Operation: 2009
T/G supplier: Dongfang
EPC: Su-Yapi, Limak
Quick facts: This multipurpose project was built by DSI on the Kızılırmak River. The 127m high, zoned earthfill dam has a fill volume of 12mn m³. A 655m long derivation tunnel has an internal diameter of 10m. Annual is expected to be 515 GWh. The foundation stone was laid in 1994 and the first generating unit went online on 5 Mar 2009.

Photograph courtesy of Türkiye Müteahhitler Birligi
Posted 10 Dec 2006

 
Reşadiye-1
Location: Tokat
Operator: Energo-Pro Turkey
Configuration: 2 X 8 MW Francis
Operation: 2010
T/G supplier: Voith, Indar
Quick facts: Reşadiye-1 is the most upstream HPP of the Reşadiye Cascade. The plant is near Sivas City, in Koyulhisar district. Projected annual production is 115 GWh. The project was declared in service on 27 Nov 2010.

Photograph courtesy of Energo-Pro as
Posted 27 Dec 2010

Tepekisl
Location: Tokat
Operator: Sanko Enerji
Configuration: 2 X 34- MW Kaplan, 1 X 4-MW Francis
Operation: 2016
T/G supplier: Voith, Indar
EPC: Hidro Dizayn Muhendisli, OR-NED Teknik
Quick facts: This HPP is in Erbaa district. In Jul 2013, Alstom received the order for two 35-MW horizontal Kaplan turbines, main inlet valves, generators and a 4-MW ecological-flow horizontal Francis set. These Kaplan S-turbines were the world’s largest of their kind at completion. After 25mos of construction, the HPP was opened in Jul 2016 at a cost of TRY 450mn. Production is about 340 GWh/yr.

Photograph courtesy of Sanko Enerji
Posted 15 Jan 2017

Abbreviations

Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 15-Jan-2017

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