Seven companies receive electricity-supply licenses from EMRA this year

(Enerji IQ – August 2021) The number of electricity supply licenses issued by EMRA during the first seven months of 2021 increased to seven, and the total number of licenses in force rose to 219 as of the end of July. The latest license was given to Istanbul-based Minas Energy and Technology Solutions Inc. at the end of July.

Another company that obtained an electricity-supply license for 20 years in July was Istanbul Electricity Supply A.S. (ISETAS), an affiliate of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality. The company was established in April with municipality-owned companies UGETAM, Istanbul Energy, ISTAC, and ISTtelekom.

Mithat Bulent Ozmen, General Manager and Chairperson of the Board of Directors of Istanbul’s gas distribution company IGDAS, will head the newly established power-trading company.

Other companies licensed this year were:

• Unigaz Gas JSC
• Elen Elektron Energy JSC
• MBH Energy Electricity Supply JSC
• Eydinco Energy JSC
• Enerjisa Customer Solutions JSC