Orhaneli power station

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{{#badges:CoalSwarm|Navbar-Turkeycoal}}Çelikler Orhaneli power station is a 210-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Bursa province, Turkey.

Location

The undated satellite photo below shows the plant, which is near Gumuspinar, Bursa province.

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Background on Plant

The 210 MW coal plant is owned by Çelikler Holding[1] and is fuelled by adjacent lignite mines.[2]

Pollution allegations

In February 2018 a local MP asked for pollution complaints to be investigated.[3]

Plant Details

  • Owner:
  • Parent company: Çelikler Holding
  • Location: Gumuspinar, Bursa province, Turkey
  • Coordinates: 39.9509, 28.8702 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 210 MW
  • Start year: 1992
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Coal source: Domestic
  • WRI ID: WRI1018721
  • EBC ID: TR-17

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References

  1. Çelikler Orhaneli Termik Santrali, company website, retrieved Jan. 2018.
  2. "Çelikler Holding, Bursa’da kömür ocağı işletecek", Enerji Günlüğü, 4 Oct. 2017.
  3. "CHP'li Aydın: Orhaneli Termik Santrali zehir saçıyor", Hürriyet, 15 Feb. 2018.

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