Kirikkale – Eser Line is a 380kV overhead line from Kirikkale, Anatolia, Turkey, to Eser, Istanbul, Turkey.

Construction works on the Kirikkale – Eser Line project was commissioned in 2018.


The Kirikkale – Eser Line, which is an overhead line, is being operated by Turkiye Elektrik Iletim. The Kirikkale – Eser Line is a new line. The line carries alternating current (AC) through double circuit cable.

Kirikkale – Eser Line project development status

The development of the Kirikkale – Eser Line project was approved by Energy Market Regulatory Authority and the project works were completed in 2018.

About Turkiye Elektrik Iletim

Turkiye Elektrik Iletim (Turkiye) is a state owned power transmission company engaged in the business of transmitting electricity through its power plants in Turkey. It operates transmission facilities and carries out the planning of load dispatch and operation services. Turkiye is also a member of CIGRE Turkish National Committee, Turkish National Committee of Word Energy Council, Turkish Electricity Industry Association, Turkish Public Enterprises Association and Turkish Wind Energy Association. Turkiye operates in Turkey. Turkiye is headquartered in Bahcelievler, Turkey.


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