TESAB (Turkish Electricity Industry Association)

“Turkish Electricity Industry Association (TESAB)” was established by TEİAŞ, EÜAŞ, TETAŞ and TEDAŞ as per the Council of Minister’s decision and studies of TESAB was started actually with its first General Assembly held on 01.09.2005.

The mission of TESAB is “performing technical, scientific and executive studies regarding the generation, transmission and distribution of electricity”. Furthermore TESAB is responsible for:

  • Carrying out studies aiming to develop Turkish electricity sector in accordance with the European Union (EU) rules,
  • Transferring the ideas, experiences and problems of TESAB members to the EURELECTRIC as part of the relations with the EU,
  • Informing its members about the EU and EURELECTRIC activities,
  • Setting up and developing relations with European institutions and if necessary with international associations at national and EU level concerning its members’ activities and carrying out required procedures for membership.

TESAB, in which natural person can be a member as well as corporations, is conducting the CIGRE Turkey National Committee role since 2014.