Environmental cost of thermal power plants in Turkey

Barak, Bülent Uğur


Environmental impact of customs union agreement with EU on Turkey's trade in manufacturing industry
Akbostancı Özkazanç, Elif; Tunç, Gül İpek (Informa UK Limited, 2008-01-01)
In this study, we analyse Turkey's manufacturing industry trade by estimating sectoral import and export demand equations for 1980-2000. The study aims to understand whether the trade in the manufacturing industry complies with pollution haven hypothesis, and whether the free trade environment provided by the customs union (CU) agreement altered the trade pattern of the clean and dirty industries. Results of our econometric models have shown that while CU positively affects the import demand, it does not ha...
Mungan, Meral; Yetiş, Ülkü (2007-11-23)
Chemical explosion and fire risk assessment is conducted for a textile mill in Turkey. The study is within the framework of the first implementation of the EC Directive on Integrated Pollution Prevention and Control (IPPC Directive) (96/61/EC) before legal transposition of the directive. Carrying out risk assessments in industrial facilities is necessary to comply with IPPC. Industrial accidents should also be investigated within the framework of the Transboundary Effects of Industrial Accidents Directive (...
TASDEMIROGLU, E (Elsevier BV, 1994-12-01)
Electricity generation and its present importance in the economic development of Turkiye are described. Air-pollutant emissions due to power generation and their harmful effects on the environment, as well as costs due to fossil-fuel utilization, are estimated.
Environmental feasibility analysis of a coal fired power plant project in Gadani, Pakistan
Ali, Syed Muhammad Hassan; Fahrioglu, Murat; Zuberi, Muhammad Jibran Shahzad; Qureshi, Fassahat Ullah (Inderscience Publishers, 2017-01-01)
The electricity demand and supply gap in Pakistan has reached 6,000 MW, for which the Government of Pakistan has planned some power generating projects. Environmental feasibility analysis is done for one of these projects. The Government of Pakistan has planned to build a coal-based mega power plant project of 6,600 MW capacity at Gadani, Karachi. Coal for this project will be imported from South Africa, Indonesia and Australia, even though Pakistan also has huge reserves of coal at Thar, Sindh. CO2 of 208....
Environmental quality problem in mass housing areas (towards frame of conceptualization)
Yıldırım, Hami H; Günay, Baykan; Department of City Planning (1989)
Citation Formats
B. U. Barak, “Environmental cost of thermal power plants in Turkey,” Middle East Technical University, 1995.