1960

The Group commences business activities

1968

The Group’s first company in the energy sector, Watt Electric Engines, is founded

1984

Generator manufacturing begins

1986

Aksa Services and Spare Parts is founded

1994

Kazancı Holding is established

Aksa Power Generation’s Istanbul factory is inaugurated

1997

Aksa Energy Generation is founded

2002

Aksa enters natural gas distribution

2003

Samsun and Cyprus Power Plants become operational

2004

The first natural gas distribution license is received

Aksa Electricity Sales is founded

Aksa Agriculture starts up operations

Mirada Del Mar Hotel becomes operational

2006

Aksa Natural Gas Wholesales, Turkey’s first privately-owned natural gas wholesale company, is founded

2007

Natural gas distribution activities are gathered under the umbrella of Aksa Natural Gas Distribution

Aksa Power Generation sets up its first Chinese factory

The hotels Mirada Del Lago and Mirada Del Monte open their doors

2010

Aksa Energy Generation goes public

The Holding takes over the Çoruh and Fırat Electricity Distribution Regions

2011

Ali Metin Kazancı Antalya Natural Gas Power Plant reaches an installed capacity of 1150 MW

2012

Aksa Power Generation inaugurates its generator factory in China that boasts the largest production capacity in the world

2013

Aksa Power Generation inaugurates its US facilities

2015

Aksa Energy Trade is set up

Turkey’s second lignite-fired power plant, Bolu Göynük Thermal Power Plant, becomes operational

Aksa Energy Generation enters Africa by establishing a power plant and reaching an energy sales deal in the Republic of Ghana

2016

Aksa Energy Generation signs a deal to establish a power plant and conduct energy sales in the Republic of Madagascar

Aksa Energy Generation signs a deal to establish a power plant and conduct energy sales in the Republic of Mali