Elsan Elektrik Founded.

  • Ceyhan Saldanlı, Ali Yağlı and their two partners established Elsan Electric, which is the first company of Bereket Energy Group.
  • Producing 30-40 tons of enameled magnet wire at the beginning, Elsan increased its production capacity in a short time and has become able to export more than half of 30.000 tons of production annually.

Tümaş Marble was established.

  • Tümaş Marble was founded in order to market at home and abroad by utilizing marble reserves in Denizli.
  • Tümaş, one of the non-energy business involvements of the Group, emerged in the natural stone sector as a manufacturing supplier of domestic and international special projects.

  • Aydem Southwest Anatolia Energy was established.
  • Based on the decree of the Council of Ministers dated 9.10.1991 and the Law No. 3096, Article No. 3, Aydem was assigned to perform electricity generation, transmission, distribution and trade for 30 years in the area covering Aydın, Denizli and Muğla provinces.

  • The first energy production company in the group, Bereket Energy Generation, was established to produce electricity from domestic and renewable sources.
  • The name “Bereket”, was inspired from "Bereket Stream" which is fed by Çürüksu, a bayou of Büyük Menderes River and 5 km far from the center of Denizli.
  • Bereket started construction of the Bereket Hydroelectric Power Plant on this stream given the first autoproducer status power plant in Turkey.

  • Bereket Energy Generation Company established Turkey's first private hydroelectric power plant.
  • Bereket I Hydroelectric Power Plant, which was established on the Menderes River in Denizli, started power generation.

  • Bereket II Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Denizli started power generation.

  • The first installment of Dalaman Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established on Dalaman River in Muğla started power generation.

  • Transfer of operating rights of TEDAŞ's no.7 power distribution facilities in the Southwest Anatolia region to Aydem was approved.

  • Bereket Geothermal was established.

  • Feslek Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Aydın started power generation.

  • Dalaman I-V Hydroelectric Power Plants were established in Muğla and they both started power generation.

  • Mentaş Hydroelectric Power Plant, which was established on Seyhan River in Adana, started power generation.
  • Gökyar Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Muğla started power generation.
  • Göktaş Hydroelectric Power Plant electric generation license tender was secured.

  • Construction of Göktaş Hydroelectric Power Plant was started on Seyhan River in Adana.

  • Turkey's first private electricity distribution license was obtained in 2008 by leading the way in energy industry. Aydem started to give electricity distribution service in Aydın, Denizli and Muğla regions.
  • Kızıldere Geothermal Power Plant, which was established in Sarayköy district in Denizli, started power generation.

  • Koyulhisar Hydroelectric Power Plant, which was established on Kelkit River in Sivas, started power generation.

  • Education programme was started in Aydem Science High School, which was built by the subsidy of Aydem.
  • A protocol was signed to build a student dormitory with the capacity of 200 students next to Aydem Science High School.

  • Çırakdamı Hydroelectric Power Plant, which was established on Aksu River in Giresun, started power generation.
  • Kumkısık Biogas Power Plant, which was established in Denizli, started power generation.
  • Aydem Electricity Retail was established.
  • Clean Energy Technologies was established. In collaboration with the University of California, the laboratory was established within the body of Innovation Alliance & Services.

  • Gediz Electric Distribution obtained the electricity distribution license for Izmir and Manisa provinces.
  • GDZ Energy Investments was established.
  • Toros Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Adana started power generation.

  • Elsan Electric purchased 50% share of Heerman GmbH, one of well known enameled magnet wire manufacturers in Europe.
  • Aksu Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Düzce started power generation.
  • Uşak Wind Energy Facility which established in Banaz started power generation.
  • Dereli Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Giresun started power generation.
  • Elsan Electric secured the privatization tender for Yatağan Thermal Power Plant and South Aegean Lignite Enterprises.
  • Elsan Electric took over the properties of the Çatalağzı Thermal Power Plant.
  • Bereket Energy Generation Company started production of solar panels in Denizli.

  • The capacity utilization rate of Yatağan and Çatalağzı Thermal power plants was increased to 80% as a result of maintenance and improvement works.
  • Göktaş II Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Adana started power generation.
  • Söke I Wind Energy Facility, which was established in Aydın, started power generation.
  • Bereket Energy Group was established.
  • In accordance with the regulation issued by Energy Market Regulatory Authority (EPDK) stating that “Distribution and retail companies shall be operated by different legal entities”, titles of electricity distribution companies in the group were changed. The name of the electricity distribution service company for Aydın, Denizli and Muğla provinces was changed to ADM Electricity Distribution, the name of the electricity distribution service company for İzmir and Manisa provinces was changed to GDZ Electricity Distribution.

  • Göktaş I Hydroelectric Power Plant which was established in Adana started power generation.
  • Yalova Wind Energy Facility which was established in Armutlu started power generation.
  • ADM-GDZ Call Center, which increases the capacity of the available call center four times greater, was opened in Denizli with the participation of Berat ALBAYRAK, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Nihat ZEYBEKCI, Minister of Economy and Mustafa YILMAZ, the chairman of Energy Market Regulatory Authority.
  • Bereket Energy Generation Company secured the privatization tender of Kemer and Adıgüzel Hydroelectric Power Plant.

  • Sales of Kemer and Adıgüzel Hydroelectric Power Plant was approved by High Board of Privatization in January.

  • Yağmur Hydroelectric Power Plant, which is being established in Kars, will start operation.
  • Armağan Hydroelectric Power Plant which is being established in Erzincan will start operation.
  • Akıncı Hydroelectric Power Plant, which is being established in Tokat, will start operation.
  • Söke II Wind Energy Facility, which is being established in Aydın, will start operation.
  • Geyve Wind Energy Facility, which is being established in Sakarya will start operation.