Photo: William Wootton
The Tidong River
Cakit hydropower plant
Cakit is a run-of-the-river plant in the province of Adana in Turkey.
2010Entered into operation
20 MWInstalled capacity
95 GWhAnnual production
The construction works on the Cakit hydropower plant started in April 2008. Cakit was one of several projects in the portfolio of Yeşil Enerji which Statkraft acquired in June 2009.
Statkraft completed the construction works and the power plant started commercial operation in June 2010. Cakit was officially opened on 12 October 2010.