First MidSEFF Grouped Carbon Project in Turkey registered under VCS

ISTANBUL, 24 December 2015 - A Grouped Carbon Project for Hydro Power Projects called “REIS Enerji Grouped HEPP Project” was registered under VCS. This is one of the first ever registrations of a Grouped project in Turkey under VCS. The project was able to achieve registration with support under the Carbon Market Consultancy support under EBRD’s Mid-size Sustainable Energy Finance Facility.

Reis Enerji builds, owns and operates hydro power projects in Turkey. The first project to be included in the Grouped project is Cayalti HEPP, which includes two turbines with installed capacities of 11 MW and 10.56 MW. Cayalti HEPP is located in Western Black Sea Region, Zonguldak province. Annual expected energy production of Cayalti HEPP is 33.14 GWh/year. This translates into annual emission reduction of 16,518 tCO2e. Reis Enerji is owned by the Reis Group. See for more information VCS project database.