Turkey 'Must' Raise Domestic Energy Production To Above 50% This Year

Reuters

ISTANBUL, Feb 22 (Reuters) - Turkey must increase its energy production from domestic sources to above 50 percent this year and above two thirds within a decade, Energy Minister Berat Albayrak said on Wednesday at an industry event.

Turkey is largely dependent on imports for its energy needs.

(Reporting by Can Sezer and Birsen Altayli; Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Nick Tattersall)

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