Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Bekir Pakdemirli, expressing the Tigris held on and roller compacted concrete according to the type of Turkey and Europe's largest dam, which Cetin Dam power generation to start, said the dam would the national economy to an annual 500 million pounds contribution provided.
Siirt Shirvan and Pervari district boundaries in present Cetin Dam and Hydroelectric basic than 165 meters body height Minister Pakdemirli indicating that built the plant "Cetin Dam's maximum operating elevation in its category, the biggest dam of Turkey and Europe, will store 615 million cubic meters of water He will have a 37-kilometer-long lake and a 12-kilometer lake. ”
1 BILLION 175 MILLION KWH ENERGY WILL BE PRODUCED PER YEAR
Emphasizing that the dam has a total installed capacity of 4 MW with 420 turbines, three large and one small, Minister Pakdemirli said, “The dam will generate 1 billion 175 million kWh of energy per year and contribute 500 million TL annually to the national economy”.
POSITIVE IMPACT ON ENERGY-BASED FOREIGN TRADE DEFICIT
Explaining that a small unit and a large unit started to operate and started electricity generation in the project, Pakdemirli said, “The completion of this dam, which is very important in terms of increasing the share of domestic and renewable energy, will contribute to the national economy and will positively affect the foreign trade deficit in our country”. She found.