Turkey - Meeting Growing Energy Needs with Renewable Energy

December 4, 2012

Turkey is expanding its renewable energy portfolio with support from the World Bank and Clean Technology Fund. The country's energy demand is growing by 5-6% per year. The challenge is to scale up renewable energy while improving energy efficiency. With US $250 million support from the Climate Technology Fund, leveraging nearly US$1.9 billion, Turkey is well on the path to grow its renewable energy and improve energy efficiency to meet growing demands.