Pursuit of National Interest: Turkey-Iran Energy Cooperation in 2002
This paper tries to describe Turkey's efforts to obtain energy supplies in natural gas. Energy is a main requirement within country. Increased in energy consumption continues to occur on economic-based industrial country, one of them is Turkey. The increase of energy consumption has an impact on the problem of energy supply. To deal with disruptions to its domestic energy supply, Turkey is strengthening cooperative relations with neighboring countries, especially with Iran as the second largest natural gas producer in the world. Therefore, in 2002 Turkey began to carry out several strategies toward Iran to meet its domestic natural gas supply. Although relations between the two countries experienced ups and downs, in the end Turkey got additional gas supplies from Iran at the desired price.
Aras, B. (2009). Turkey and the russian federation: an emerging multi-dimensional partnership. Seta Policy Brief.
Bo, W. (2009). Turkey-Iran Reconciliatory Relations: Internal and External Factors. Middle East Studies Institute.
BÜLBÜL, M. O. (2010). LIBERALIZATION OF THE TURKISH NATURAL GAS MARKET. Rekabet Dergisi, 7-35.
Clemente, J. (2016). Turkey's rising natural sags demand needs u.s. lng. Retrieved from Forbes/Energy: http://www.forbes.com/sites/judeclemente/2016/02/07/turkeys-rising-natural-gas-demand-needs-u-s-lng/#5a60e9e32ac7
Deloitte. (2014). The Manufacturing Industry in Turkey. Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey.
EIA. (2015). Iran Energy Data and Analysis. New York: U.S Energy Information Administration.
Elbasani, A., & Saatçioğlu, B. (2011). Islamic Actors' Support for Democracy and European Integration: A Case for Power-Seeking? WZB.
EMRA. (2011). Turkey Natural Gas Market. Ankara: Republic of Turkey Energy Market.
Hentov, E. (2011). Turkey's global strategy: turkey and iran. London, UK: LSE Research Online.
Khatib, H., Barnes, A., Chalabi, I., Steeg, H., & Yokobori, K. (n.d). Enrgy security. WORLD ENERGY ASSESSMENT: ENERGY AND THE CHALLENGE OF SUSTAINABILITY, 125.
Rethink Institute. (2013). Turkey's Foreign Policy Challenges. Rethink Institute Washington D.C.
Shokri, K. O. (2015). Energy factor in iran-turkey relations. Energy & Environment Vol. 26 No. 5.
Winrow, G. (2012, May 12). The southern gas corridor and turkey's role as an energy transit state and energy hub. Retrieved from Insight Turkey: www.insightturkey.com/the-southern-gas-corridor-and-turkeys-role-as-an-energy-transit-state-and-energy-hub/articles/274
Yazar, Y., & Erkaya, H. H. (n.d). Whither Turkey’s Energy Policy? INSIGHT TURKEY • Vol. 9 / Number 4, 7-22.
Yildiz, F. (2013). Photogrammetric survey on the natural gas pipeline projects of iran-turkey-europe (ITE). World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology International Journal of Environmental, Chemical, Ecological, Geological and Geophysical Engineering Vol:7, No:7, 1-2.