Mersin Gülnar power station
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Mersin Gülnar power station is a proposed 373-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Mersin province, Turkey.
The map below shows the location of Gülnar district, the approximate location where the plant would be built in Mersin province.
Background on Plant
In July 2008, Buğra Enerji applied for permits to build a 373-MW coal-fired power plant in Mersin province. Greenpeace and others strongly criticized the proposed plant. As of April 2012, the project was still being referred to as active, but had apparently not proceeded beyond the development stage.
With no developments as of May 2016, the project appears to be abandoned.
- Sponsor: Buğra Enerji
- Parent company: Oba Yatırım A.Ş.
- Location: Gülnar district, Mersin province, Turkey
- Coordinates: 36.33, 33.4 (approximate)
- Status: Cancelled
- Detailed status:
- Gross capacity: 373 MW
- Projected in service: TBD
- Coal type:
- Coal source: Imported
- Source of financing: