Mayor of Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality Dr. Memduh Büyükkılıç, together with the former Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yıldız and AK Party Provincial Chairman Şaban Çopuroğlu, examined the hot water works in Erciyes on site. Mineral Research and Exploration (MTA) General Manager Assoc. Dr. Receiving information from Yasin Erdogan, Büyükkılıç said that he had descended to 2 thousand 140 meters and that positive signs were reached.
President Büyükkılıç, former Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Kayseri Deputy Taner Yıldız, AK Party Provincial Chairman Şaban Çopuroğlu, Erciyes A.Ş. Chairman of the Board of Directors Murat Cahid Cıngı, General Manager of Mineral Research and Exploration Assoc. Dr. He met with Yasin Erdoğan and his team at Erciyes Ski Center.
At the meeting, a presentation on Geothermal Survey and Drilling Studies in Kayseri between 2014-2021 was made. After the presentation, Mayor Büyükkılıç, who made examinations in the drilling area, received information from MTA General Manager Erdoğan about the hot water works.
Making a statement here after the investigations, Büyükkılıç stated that an important study has been carried out in Erciyes that will spread the tourism potential to 12 months, “In cooperation with the Kayseri Metropolitan Municipality, especially the general manager of MTA and his very valuable team, regarding the dimension of finding hot water in Erciyes. continues to work. Currently, in line with the information we have received from them, up to 2 thousand 140 meters has been reached. I hope we are hopeful, we take refuge in Allah Almighty and pray and wish that this work will result in a positive way, ”he said.
THANKS FROM THE PRESIDENT BÜYÜKKILIÇ TO ÖZHASEKİ AND DÖNMEZ
Mayor Büyükkılıç thanked the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Fatih Dönmez and AK Party Deputy Chairman Mehmet Özhaseki for their special interest and support and said, “I thank the team that has worked devotedly in these works. In addition, there is a process initiated with my Minister of Haseki, of course our Energy Minister has special support and interest. With this understanding, I would like to thank the precious general manager and his team of MTA, hoping that the works will end in a good way and, with the grace of God Almighty, we hope that our efforts will result in a good point.
In his statement, Taner Yıldız, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources and Kayseri Deputy of the previous term, said, “I would like to thank our Metropolitan Mayor, our esteemed general manager and our engineers who contributed. I hope that good results will come out, we hope. I would like to emphasize the contribution that not only our Kayseri but also Turkey will contribute to our scientific world, ”he said.
"OUR GOAL IS 2 THOUSAND 200 METERS"
MTA General Manager Assoc. Dr. Yasin Erdogan, on the hot water works, said, “Our aim to be here is that we know how precious and important winter tourism in Erciyes foothills of Kayseri is up to 5 months. As a matter of fact, we are aware of how valuable and important a geothermal energy source to be found here is for this geography. For this purpose, as MTA, by showing superior engineering work, we are currently drilling 2 thousand 140 meters, our target is 2 thousand 200 meters, we have achieved good signs, it is not possible to say anything without reaching a conclusion ”.