carbon project profile

Sarıgüzel Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plants

Dam and Hydroelectric Power Plants (HEPPs) are located in Kahramanmaras Province, Ilica Town on Ceyhan River.There are two hydroelectric power plants in the proposed project: Sarigüzel Hydroelectric Power Plant with 98.88 MW capacity and Sarigüzel-1 Hydroelectric Power Plant with 3.66 MW capacity. The total electricity generated will be 311,763 MWh. Being renewable energy projects, 185,811 tCO2 emission reductions will achieved compared to the same amount of CO2 emissions which would have been caused by fossil fired power plants.

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project type

Alternative Energy

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location

Kahramanmaras Province, Turkey

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VERIFICATION

Verra Verified Carbon Standard

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emissions reduction

185,811 tCO2e/year