Edison Mission Energy has announced that Doga Enerji A.S. has completed financing and commenced construction of the $182.4 million Doga Enerji Cogeneration Project located in the Esenyurt suburb of Istanbul, Turkey. The 180 MW, natural gas-fueled Doga project will provide both hot water to heat 14,000 new homes and electricity urgently needed by TEAS, the Turkish national electric utility. Construction should be completed by late 1998.