Turkey: Overall summary

Updated: 19.12.2017

Author: Tim Sternkopf

In Turkey, renewable electricity production is mainly promoted through a guaranteed feed-in tariff. The connection to the grid occurs through a bidding procedure. The available connection regions and points are published by the Turkish Transmission System Operator (TEIAS). Additionally, the General Directorate of Renewable Energy (GDRE) defines renewable energy zones (YEKA) with organised grid connection and land permits, where the feed-in tariff and contracting company is determined by a tender system. 

Support schemes

In Turkey, electricity from renewable sources is supported through a feed-in tariff and a tender support scheme in defined Renewable Energy Zones (YEKA-zones).

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Grid issues

In Turkey, the connection to the grid occurs through a bidding procedure. The available connection regions and points are published by the Turkish Transmission System Operator (TEIAS). 

More about grid issues
Turkey

Further information

  • T.C. Enerji Piyasası Düzenleme Kurulu (EPDK) - Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA)
  • +90 312 201 40 01-02
  • EPDK website