Yeniköy Thermal Plant has been established within the body of Electricity Generation Company (EÜAŞ) in order to exploit the 800 million ton coal reserves in the Milas region and its 1st Unit and 2nd Units became operational in 1986 and 1987 respectively. The flue gas sulfur treatment facility became operational in 2007.
Yeniköy Thermal Plant consists of 2 units and each unit has 210 MW of power capacity and the plant has a total of 420 MW power capacity. The 1st and 2nd units became operational in 1986 and1987 respectively and continue production at the moment. The annual nominal production capacity of the plant is 2 billion 730 million KWh.
Each unit belonging to Yeniköy TP consists of 1 steam turbine, 1 steam turbine generator, 1 boiler, 1 condenser, 1cooling system with a cooling tower and 1 flue gas treatment system.
Domestic lignite is used as the main fuel and the daily fuel need of the plant is 13,600 tons.
The generated energy is introduced to the interconnected system after being connected at the 380kV tension level.