Koç University TÜPRAŞ Energy Center will be put into service on September 24. According to the written statement on the subject, "Koç University TÜPRAŞ Energy Center" (KUTEM), which is the first energy research center established with the support of the private sector in Turkey, is a local and environmentally friendly facility. was established to develop alternative fuel technologies, to reduce foreign dependency in technology and to focus on solving the energy deficit problem.
In the statement, it was stated that KUTEM will conduct interdisciplinary studies on fossil, solar and bio fuels.
According to the same statement, the opening was attended by Koç Holding Energy Group President Erol Memioğlu, TÜPRAŞ General Manager Yavuz Erkut and Koç University Rector Prof. Dr. It will be held on Tuesday, September 24, 2013 with the participation of Umran Inan, with a ceremony to be held at Koç University Rumelifeneri Campus.