Aksa Energy, established in 1997, is Turkey’s largest publicly listed independent power producer. With roots dating back to the 1950s, Kazancı Holding, the major shareholder of Aksa Energy, is a global powerhouse, engaging in production activities on 4 continents, operating in 22 countries with more than 10.0000 employees, and exporting to 178 countries around the world. Kazancı Holding ranks among the leading companies in the energy industry, with operations in energy production, electricity distribution and sales, natural gas distribution, and generator production via affiliates who are leaders in their own respective sectors. In addition to energy, the Group creates value with business activities in agriculture and tourism.
With business operations in five countries on two continents, Aksa Energy is a global energy company that delivers all steps in power plant installation procedures – from project development to procurement, construction to installation – in-house with its highly skilled technical teams. To date, the Company has built and operated more than 30 power plants using various energy sources, including coal, fuel oil, biogas, natural gas, wind and hydroelectricity. Taking its experience in this field abroad with power plant installations in countries that require urgent energy, Aksa Energy provides fast and reliable solutions in the field of energy.
Aiming to expand further abroad after Northern Cyprus investment, Aksa Energy took its first step toward globalization in 2015. Acting to transfer its efficiency and sustainability oriented approach to overseas markets, Aksa Energy’s first target was Africa. It entered the African continent with the power plants it has built and commissioned in Ghana, Madagascar and Mali in a short time. Consolidating its presence in Africa with guaranteed electricity sales contracts on a foreign currency basis, Aksa Energy stepped into the Asian market with Uzbekistan in 2020. The company aims to further expand its global service network by closely following new investment projects in all geographies with energy needs.
In 2010, Aksa Energy shares began to be traded on Borsa Istanbul with the code AKSEN. Aksa Energy shares; BIST 30 is traded in BIST Electricity, BIST Corporate Governance Index and MSCI Turkey Index.