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Uzuncayir 82.0 MW Hydroelectric Power Plant

The Uzuncayir Hydroelectric Power Plant (HEPP) is a Renewable Energy Project located on Munzur river at the Eastern Anatolia Region of Turkey, within the province of Tunceli. The objective of the project is to generate electricity and supply clean electricity to the Turkish National Grid. The expected annual electricity generation is 322,000 MWh and, the project is expected to produce an annual average emission reduction of 151,211 tonnes/CO2e. The Uzunçayir HEPP project has also gone through the Social Carbon standard evaluation and accomplished to be scored within the sustainable range according to the Social Carbon Standard criteria.

Project Type Alternative Energy
Hydropower
Verification Verra
Emission Reduction 151,211 metric tons of CO2e per year