Mersin is a 62.7MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Mersin, Turkey. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in multiple phases. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in March 2010. Buy the profile here.

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Description

The project was developed by Akdeniz Elektrik Uretim and Galata Wind Enerji. The project is currently owned by Dogan Sirketler Grubu Holding with a stake of 100%.

The project generates 200,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 110,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

The Mersin (Mersin Phase I), has 80m high towers.

The Mersin (Mersin Phase II), has 80m high towers.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in March 2010.

Contractors involved

Mersin (Mersin Phase I) is equipped with Vestas Wind Systems V90-3.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 11 turbines with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Mersin (Mersin Phase II) is equipped with Vestas Wind Systems V90-3.0 MW turbines. The phase consists of 3 turbines with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Mersin (Mersin Phase III) is equipped with Vestas Wind Systems V112-3.45 MW turbines. The phase consists of 6 turbines with 3.45MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the Mersin (Mersin Phase I). The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2010, for a period of 5 years.

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About Galata Wind Enerji

Galata Wind Enerji AS (Galata Wind), a subsidiary of Dogan Sirketler Grubu Holding AS, owns and operates wind and solar power plants. The company designs solar energy systems to develop, produce and supply electricity, renewable energy and battery solutions on the roofs of homes, schools, workplaces, fuel stations and production centers. Its project portfolio includes Shah RES (renewable energy sources), Mersin and Taspinar WPP (wind power plants), Corum and Erzurum SPP (solar power plants). Galata Wind is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.

This content was updated on 22 April 2024

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This information is drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center, which provides detailed profiles of over 170,000 active, planned and under construction power plants worldwide from announcement through to operation across all technologies and countries worldwide.