DC Hydro-Power Generation Inc. was founded in 2008 with the participation of Esat Power Generation and trade Co.Inc., Göçay Construction Contracting and Trade Inc., Özdemir Construction Tourism Energy Industry and Trade Inc., Andritz Hydro GmbH, Alstom Austria GmbH, Voith Hydro GmbH & Co. KG, Pöyry Energy GmbH and Dolsar Engineering Ltd. with the objective of constructing the Doğanlı and Çukurca Dams, which are covered by the Bilateral Co-operation Agreement between Turkey and Austria, on Build-Operate-Transfer (BOT) model basis in line with the said legal developments. 4 dams shall be built on Zap River around the borders of Hakkari province and its installed capacity is planned to be ~735 MW. Annual energy production is estimated to be ~ 2.358 Gwh / year, and the annual energy production proceeds are estimated to be 235.000.000 $/year.

Installed CapacityAnnual Total Power
Doğanlı 1 Dam115 MW393 Gwh
Doğanlı 2 Dam45 MW135 Gwh
Doğanlı 3 Dam295 MW960 Gwh
Çukurca Dam280 MW870 Gwh
735 MW2.358 Gwh