Wind Energy

İzmir Wind Energy Potential

Wind Power Plants in İzmir

 

Wind Energy Sector in İzmir

  • 1.798 MW  installed power (Ranked 1st in Turkey- %19,3 of the total 9.305 MW) 
    • Turkey’s first wind power plant in 1998
    • Theoretical capacity is 12.000 MW
  • Big potential: Until 2023 around $ 3 Billion WEPP market and more than $ 18 Billion WE equipment market can be managed from İzmir.
  • Siemens-Gamesa, Enercon, TPI, Nordex and GE have wind turbine components manufacturing facilities in İzmir
  • Strong local manufacturers and suppliers
  • Wind energy equipment manufacturing is defined as the priority sector so the investors can benefit from 5th region incentives.

Wind Industry in İzmir