Turkey added 687 megawatts (MW) of installed capacity to reach 8,056 MW in total wind capacity in 2019, according to the Turkish Wind Energy Association’s (TUREB) report released on Wednesday.
According to the data, wind energy provided about 8 million Turkish homes with electricity last year.
According to TUREB’s report, more than 75% of wind farms are located in the Aegean and Marmara regions of Turkey. 12.3% of wind farms are located in the Mediterranean region. The remaining rest are located in different parts of the country.
The Izmir province in the Aegean region saw the most installed wind