Sah WEPP is a 105MW onshore wind power project. It is located in Balikesir, 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 June 2011. Buy the profile here.


The project was developed by Galata Wind Enerji and is currently owned by Dogan Sirketler Grubu Holding.

The project generates 320,000MWh electricity thereby offsetting 170,000t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year.

Development status

The project is currently active. The project got commissioned in June 2011.

Contractors involved

Vestas Wind Systems was selected as the turbine supplier for the wind power project. The project consists of 35 units of V90-3.0 MW turbines, each with 3MW nameplate capacity.

Vestas Wind Systems is the O&M contractor for the Sah WEPP (Sahres Phase I). The operation and maintenance contract commenced from 2011, for a period of 10 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). The company operates projects in Bandirma, Mut, Nilufer, and Hinis, Turkey. Galata Wind is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.


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