Ermenek is a 308.9MW hydro power project. It is located on Goksu river/basin in Karaman, Turkey. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2002 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 308.9 308.9 Active Karaman, Turkey


The project is currently owned by Devlet su Isleri Genel Mudurlugu.

Ermenek is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 4.582 million cubic meter. The gross head and net head of the project are 361m and 327m respectively. The penstock length is 4,150m. The penstock diameter is 3m. The project generated 1,100.8 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $893.194m.

The project has 2 electric generators installed at the site.

Development Status

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The project construction commenced in 2002 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2010.

Contractors Involved

Bilfinger Venture Capital was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 153.3MW nameplate capacity.


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