Burnaz power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Burnaz power station is a proposed 300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hatay province, Turkey.


The undated satellite photo below shows the proposed location for the plant in Burnaz village, Hatay province.

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Background on Plant

Burnaz Elektrik Üretim A.Ş. proposed the 300 MW coal plant for Burnaz village. The power station was one of several proposed plants in the region. In response, local groups filed a lawsuit challenging the plants. In October 2015, the production licenses for four plants were cancelled due to their cumulative health and environmental impacts, including Burnaz.[1]

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Burnaz Elektrik Üretim A.Ş.
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Burnaz village, Erzin district, Hatay province, Turkey
  • Coordinates: 36.4918592,36.1920918 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross capacity: 300 MW
  • Type:
  • Projected in service:
  • Coal type: Hard coal
  • Coal source:
  • Source of financing:

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