Soma Thermal Power Plant
Client : Konya Şeker Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.
Installed Power : 990 MW
Project Date: 1 April 2022

About the Power Plant

Soma Thermal Power Plant was opened to tender by the Privatization Administration on 13 January 2015 and Konya Şeker Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. It was entitled to buy the power plant with an offer of 685.5 million dollars. On 22 June 2015, Soma B Thermal Power Plant was taken over from the Privatization Administration.

Operating in the Soma district of Manisa province, Soma B Thermal Power Plant consists of 6 units, each with an installed power of 165 MW, and the total installed power of the plant is 990 MW. Unit 1 was commissioned in 1981, unit 2 in 1982, unit 3 in 1985, unit 4 in 1986, units 5 and 6 in 1992. Each unit contains 1 steam turbine, 1 steam turbine generator, 1 boiler, 1 condenser, 1 cooling tower and both units are connected to a chimney.

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