CEZ Group expanded to Turkey in 2008. Through Akcez Enerji, a joint venture with a Turkish partner, CEZ owns shares in a distribution company Sakarya Elektrik Dagıtım AS (SEDAS) and in a sales company Sakarya Elektrik Perakende Satis AS (SEPAS).

Another joint venture, Akenerji Elektrik Üretim, operates several hydroelectric plants, the Ayyildiz wind park and the Egemer CCGT in eastern Turkey.

Electricity production

Electricity production is provided by Akenerji Elektrik Üretim and its subsidiaries. Through them CEZ Group co-owns power plants with a total installed capacity of 1,224 MW. The portfolio is dominated by the Egemer CCGT plant with an installed capacity of 904 MW and seven hydroelectric plants with an installed capacity of 288.9 MW. Wind power makes up 28.2 MW.

Overview of co-owned energy sources in Turkey

Power plant Type Installed capacity (MW) Operational from
Egemer CCGT 904 2014
Ayyıldız RES wind 5 x 3; 4 x 3.3 2009, 2016
Bulam hydro 7.03 2010
Burc Bendi hydro 27.33 2010
Feke I hydro 2 x 14.5 2012
Feke II hydro 69.35 2010
Gökkaya hydro 2 x 14 2012
Himmetli hydro 2 x 13.5 2012
Uluabat hydro 97.02 2010


The distribution company Sakarya Elektrik Dagıtım (SEDAS), controlled by CEZ and its Turkish partner AKKÖK, operates in the industrialized north-western Turkish province of Sakarya. It supplies electricity to approximately 1.3 million customers.



Electricity to end customers is sold by Sakarya Elektrik Perakende Satis (SEPAS). The company was created in 2012 as a result of the unbundling legislation.

For more information, visit the sites of the joint companies Akenerji Elektrik Üretim and Akcez Enerji.