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Turkey’s capacity mechanism to hit 21.8 GW in 2019

(ICCI– 1 Dec. 2018) Transmission system operator TEIAS declared the list of thermal power plants that could benefit from the capacity mechanism in 2019. According to the list, 14 domestic coal-fired power plants, 5 imported + domestic coal-fired power plants, and 10 natural gas-fired power plants will be able to benefit from the capacity mechanism in 2019.

The total installed capacity of 14 domestic coal-fired power plants that will benefit from capacity mechanism in 2019 is 6,108 MW.

10 natural gas-fired power plants have the highest installed capacity with a total of 8,823 MW.

The total installed capacity of imported coal plants that burns imported coal with a certain proportion of domestic coal is 6,465 MW.

The total installed capacity of the power plants that could benefit from the capacity mechanism in 2019 reached 21,856 MW.