Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc.’s total installed capacity at its 5 natural gas power plants stood at 467.2 MW of electricity and 192 tons/hour of steam at the end of 2010.

Founded in 1993 as an auto producer to generate the electricity and steam needed by Zorlu Group textile factories, Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc. (Zorlu Energy) was the Group’s first company in the energy sector.

Over time, the Company also began to continuously supply electricity and steam to industrial concerns. At the end of 2010, the Company’s five natural gas power plants had an aggregate installed capacity of 467.2 MW and a steam capacity of 192 tons/hour.

As a company mindful of the environmental and social values in which it operates, Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc. has equipped all of its power generation plants with water injection systems which ensure that NOx emissions are within the limits prescribed by the World Bank. In this manner, waste heat is used to produce steam instead of being discharged into the atmosphere, resulting in more environmentally friendly power generation while helping to prevent global warming.

Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc., the first auto producer in Turkey to have been awarded full quality certification, boasts an integrated management system and holds TS/EN ISO 9001: 2000, OHSAS 18001, and ISO 14001 certificates.

On June 20th, 2007, Zorlu Energy received two HPP licenses for a period of 49 years from EMRA, one for a 127.8 MW plant in Denizli and the other for an 82.5 MW plant in Muğla. Work on these investments has not yet begun.

As of the end of 2010, Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc. was quoted on the following stock exchange indices: the ISE-50, ISE-100, ISE-ALL, ISE-National, ISE-Services, ISE-Electricity and the ISE-Bursa.

Currently, 32% of the shares of Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc., the Zorlu Energy Group’s only listed company, are traded on the Istanbul Stock Exchange.

Zorlu Energy is one of the first Turkish participants in CDP, which aims to periodically record the performances of the world’s largest corporations when it comes to tackling climate change and to share these performances with all stakeholders on a transparent platform. The company measures its carbon footprint and goes to great lengths to reduce its environmental impact.

The Zorlu Energy Electricity Generation Inc. became the first energy company in Turkey to receive the ISO 14064-1 certification, which sets out the principles for measuring and reporting greenhouse gas emissions.

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