Mert power station
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Mert power station is a proposed 1,200-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in Hatay province, Turkey.
The map below shows the location of Erzin district, the approximate location where the plant would be built.
Egemer has proposed a 1,200 MW coal plant in Hatay province. 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 several plants were cancelled due to their cumulative health and environmental impacts, including Mert.
- Sponsor: Egemer
- Parent company:
- Location: Erzin district, Hatay province, Turkey
- Coordinates: 36.953333, 36.203333 (approximate)
- Status: Shelved
- Detailed status:
- Gross capacity: 1,200 MW
- Projected in service:
- Coal type:
- Coal source:
- Source of financing:
Articles and resources
- "4 termik santral lisans başvuruları, mahkeme tarafından iptal edildi," CIHAN, 14.10.2015