Wind energy converter technologies pioneer ENERCON and E.ON – SABANCI Holding JV Enerjisa Üretimare joining forces to implement the YEKA RES 2 project in Türkiye. The tender will play a major role in increasing the clean energy capacity in the country. Within its scope, ENERCON and Enerjisa Üretim will install 1,000 MW of onshore wind energy capacity together. ENERCON will supply the wind energy converter technology and deliver a total of 240 E-138 EP3 E2 WECs within the next four years.The YEKA – Renewable Energy Resource Areas programme with a total capacity of 2,850 MW has been held since 2017. It is one of the major projects in Türkiye to reduce the global climate crisis, develop domestic production in renewable energy technology and increase the share of clean energy resources in its electricity generation portfolio. In the YEKA RES 2 tender held in 2019, the 1,000 MW capacity was won by ENERCON and Enerjisa Üretim – each company with a share of 500 MW. As a result of project development studies carried out over the past three years and intensive negotiations between both companies, ENERCON and Enerjisa Üretim decided to join forces and implement the YEKA RES 2 project together. ENERCON’s role as ‘technology supplier’ and Enerjisa Üretim’s part as ‘investor and operator’ were fixed in a cooperation agreement, signed by Enerjisa Üretim CEO İhsan Erbil Bayçöl and ENERCON CEO Dr Jürgen Zeschky last week in Assos/Çanakkale.