Eti Maden Bandirma power station

From Global Energy Monitor

Eti Maden Bandirma power station is a 49.7-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Bandırma, Balıkesir Province province, Turkey.[1]


The satellite photo below shows the Eti Maden boron and acid factory Bandırma, Balıkesir province, Turkey, where the plant is located.

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Background on Plant

According to the Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EMRA) the plant's license has been in effect since January 2014.[2] The plant powers the Eti Maden boron and acid factory in Bandırma.[1] In March 2016 an explosion in the plant's boiler caused production at the factory to be shut down temporarily.[1]

Plant Details

  • Sponsor: Eti Maden
  • Parent company: Eti Maden
  • Location: Bandırma, Balıkesir province, Turkey
  • Coordinates: 40.3289206, 27.9904146 (exact)
  • Status: Operating
  • Gross capacity: 46.66 MW
  • Type:
  • In service: 2014
  • Coal type: Lignite
  • Coal source: Domestic[3]

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