📩 19/09/2023 13:54
The construction of the largest solar power plant in the Aegean with an installed capacity of 30 MW, which will meet the 90-year energy needs of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality and Metropolitan DESKİ, has started. With the huge investment, which will be the size of 240 football fields, 180 million KWh of electrical energy will be produced annually.
It will be the size of 240 football fields
The construction of the solar power plant, which will meet the 30-year energy needs of Denizli Metropolitan Municipality and Denizli Metropolitan Municipality DESKİ General Directorate and generate income through excess production, has started. The site was recently delivered to the company that won the tender for the giant investment to be built on 1,7 million square meters of land in the Tokça District of Çivril district. Leveling works were first started in the facility, which is planned to be completed in 8 months. While many construction equipment were working intensively to level the land, it was stated that intense efforts were made to make the area ready for the installation of solar panels as soon as possible. It was noted that the giant facility, which is planned to produce 180 million KWh of electrical energy annually, will be the size of 240 football fields, and it was noted that the facility, which will have an installed power of 90 MW, will be the largest solar power plant in the Aegean Region. The giant investment, which will produce electricity 365 days a year, will serve Denizli for at least 30 years.
It will be an energy center
Denizli Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Osman Zolan talked about the importance of solar energy, an environmentally friendly renewable energy source, and gave the good news that they started the construction of the largest solar power plant in the Aegean Region. Mayor Zolan noted that the facility will serve Denizli for at least 30 years, and that after it is put into operation, it will meet the entire energy needs of the Metropolitan Municipality and Metropolitan DESKİ, and the excess production will be income for the institution, and said, “Hopefully, our solar power plant will be one of the biggest investments we have made in the future. "This facility will be a breath of fresh air not only for our period but also for the administrations after us," he said.
It will reduce the current account deficit
Emphasizing that they have made such a large investment to meet the energy needs, to get rid of the cost that puts a huge burden on the budget and to reduce the energy expenses that cause the country's current deficit, Mayor Zolan said, “This region will be the energy center of our city, our Metropolitan Municipality, and will serve Denizli for many years.” will provide service. We wish good luck to our energy investment that will enable us to look to the future with more confidence. "May God grant us to finish it without any accidents or trouble," he said.