Use and management of water resources
By using water for power generation, we play an important role in managing this common resource. Our ambition is to be recognised as a company with a responsible water management practice.
In the development and operation of our hydropower plants, we engage with communities to promote better use of water resources and water regulation structures. In Turkey for example, we coordinated with local communities to improve efficiency in irrigation schemes downstream of the Kargi dam and have helped farmers upstream with new agriculture initiatives including beekeeping.
We believe that as we lead the shift towards renewable energy, we should also do our business in a way that creates shared value for both us and the countries and communities we operate in.
Kargi hydropower plant
The Kargi hydropower plant is located on the river Kizilirmak between Osmancik and Kargi districts in northern Turkey.
As we lead the shift towards a renewable energy future, the number of energy installations will increase around the world. We are committed to managing the impacts on the environment caused by our ac...