Role of the clean energy potential for energy savings and air pollution control in Turkey

Kaygusuz K. , KARGI H., KAYGUSUZ A.

ENERGY SOURCES, vol.18, no.8, pp.885-901, 1996 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/00908319608908820
  • Title of Journal : ENERGY SOURCES
  • Page Numbers: pp.885-901


This article begins with a brief review of the technical potential, the regional distribution, and the air pollution effects of all fossil energy sources as well as of all clean and renewable energy sources that could be used in Turkey. Air pollution levels due to fossil fuel consumption are examined. In this context, the role of clean energy sources is indicated.