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December 24, 2021

Tatar, Turkey

By Carmen

Tatar is a 128.2MW hydro power project. It is located on Peri river/basin in Elazig, Turkey. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 2008 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2013.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 128.2 128.2 Active Elazig, Turkey Limak Enerji


The project was developed by Limak Enerji.

Tatar is a reservoir based project. The gross head and net head of the project are 69m and 65.86m respectively. The total number of penstocks, pipes or long channels that carry water down from the hydroelectric reservoir to the turbines inside the actual power station, are 1 in number. The penstock length is 380m. The penstock diameter is 7m. The project generated 400 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $368.624m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 2008 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 2013.

Contractors Involved

Andritz was selected as the turbine supplier for the hydro power project. The company provided 2 units of francis turbines, each with 64.1MW nameplate capacity.

Andritz supplied 2 electric generators for the project. The generator capacity is 37.15 MVA.

About Limak Enerji

Limak Enerji AS (Limak Enerji) is an energy utility company. It offers electricity generation, trading, distribution, wholesale, retail, export, and import services. The company provides energy trading services such as generation and supply of electricity to end users. It operates power plants such as Seyrantepe HEPP, Uzuncayir HEPP, Alkumru Hydro-Electrical Power Plant, Cal HES, Pamuk HEPP, and others. Limak Enerji supplies electricity to shopping malls, hospitals, industrial companies and schools, among others. In addition, the company also invests in peak load, base load, and special profile energy trade agreements with other energy trading companies. Limak Enerji is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey.


All power projects included in this report are drawn from GlobalData’s Power Intelligence Center. The information regarding the project parameters is sourced through secondary information sources such as electric utilities, equipment manufacturers, developers, project proponent’s – news, deals and financial reporting, regulatory body, associations, government planning reports and publications. Wherever needed the information is further validated through primary from various stakeholders across the power value chain and professionals from leading players within the power sector.

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