...

Turkey sees rise in share of natural gas in power generation

Oil&Gas Materials 30 April 2018 10:56 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, April 30

By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:

In February 2018, the share of natural gas in the power generation in Turkey grew by 5.51 percent, according to the Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA) of Turkey. Roughly 81,913.46 MW electricity was produced from the natural gas in February 2018.

The share of electricity produced using natural gas is 32.27 percent, according to the report.

Power generation in Turkey in February 2018:

Resource types

February 2017

February 2018

Change
(%)

Power

(MW)

Share

(%)

Power (MW)

Share

(%)

Natural gas

25,197.26

32.45

26,431.34

32.27

4.9

Hydroelectric power station

19,603.96

25.25

19,885.33

24.28

1.44

Brown coal

9,266.9

11.94

9,267.12

11.31

0

Imported coal

7,616.35

9.81

8,938.85

10.91

17.36

Rivers

7,169.15

9.23

7,568.04

9.24

5.56

Wind power stations

5,864.93

7.55

6,523.59

7.96

11.23

Geothermal resources

835.86

1.08

1,063.73

1.3

27.26

Fuel oil

690.39

0.89

728.31

0.89

5.49

Coal

597.9

0.77

616.15

0.75

3.05

Biofuel

370.13

0.48

455.38

0.56

23.03

Natural bitumen

405

0.52

405

0.49

0

Solar power stations

12.9

0.02

22.9

0.03

77.52

Naphtha

4.74

0.01

4.74

0.01

0

LNG

1.95

0

1.95

0

0

Diesel

1.04

0

1.04

0

0

In total

77,638.45

100

81,913.46

100

5.51

---

Follow the author on Twitter: @rhafizoglu

Tags:
Latest

Latest