GS VER wind project Manastir Turkey (SOLD OUT)
Dermirer Holding constructed and operated this 39.2 MW onshore wind farm, in the region of Izmir-Ceşme-Manastir in Turkey. It consists of 49 wind turbines supplied by Enercon of which 32 units are installed at an altitude of 55 meters and 17 units at 50 meters altitude. The Mare Wind Farm will generate 129 GWh/year, delivered to the Turkish national grid.
- Contribute to the development of the wind energy sector in Turkey
- Create local employment both during the construction and the operational phase
- Contribute to the local economy by locally procuring cables, transformers, masts, blades and construction equipment
- Reduce dependency on electricity imports
As of 9 November 2007 Mare Manastir is officially registered by the Gold Standard organisation. The Gold Standard requires additional social & environmental project benefits, such as creating jobs & enhancing local economies. It is backed by 58 NGOs, among which the WWF. Registered Project no. GS 368
The baseline carbon emission factor was calculated using UNFCCC consolidated methodology ACM0002. The baseline was validated by accredited designed operational entity TÜV Rheinland.
The additionality is demonstrated using the “CDM Tool for Additionality”. The barrier analysis method was chosen and validated by TÜV Rheinland.
Why we purchased it?
Gold Standard VER ensures the highest quality assurance label on the voluntary carbon market. It ensures that the project contributes to sustainable development and is fully accepted by stakeholders. We are responsible for leading the project through the Gold Standard VER cycle to ensure full compliance with Gold Standard requirements and issuance of GS VERs into the GS VER Registry.
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