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15-05-2018

While Syria’s electricity production increased last year, it remained well below its pre-2011 levels.

27-03-2018

Syria’s power generation utility wants to raise some USD 147 million to fund several renewable electricity generation projects.

05-03-2018

Syria has issued a tender to improve the efficiency of three of its power plants and reduce their consumption of fuel oil.

13-06-2017

A Syrian state electricity utility has awarded a contract to a local company to build a 1MW photovoltaic plant, the first in the country.

14-06-2016

Syria’s electricity production fell 12 percent in 2015, the fourth year in a row it declines.

23-11-2015

Airstrikes on oil and gas fields in eastern Syria by the U.S.-led coalition appear to have already led to a rise in power cuts in Damascus and other Syrian cities.

07-09-2015

Syria’s power generation utility can procure only a third of the fuel need to feed its power plant from local sources, a spokesperson said.

04-05-2015

Syria has issued the second tender within a week for the construction of a wind power park as funding constraints give a comparative advantage to Iranian companies.

20-04-2015

The state electricity utility has issued a tender for the construction of a wind power park

02-06-2014

Syria’s power utility has issued a tender for the supply of ten mobile gas-powered generation units.

08-04-2014

Syria is extending yet again the deadlines for tenders to build power plants.

09-12-2013

The Syrian power generation utility is extending the deadlines for several tenders as it fails to attract interest from foreign contractors.

08-02-2013

Syria has extended for the second time the closing date for a tender to build a 500 MW power plant in Al-Zara, near Homs.

07-11-2012

The Syrian Government has issued a tender for the construction of a 350 MW power plant in the coastal area.

01-10-2012

The government has appointed a new director general for the two main power utilities in the country, PEEG and PEDEEE.

04-09-2012

Syria’s state-owned power utility has extended the closing date of two tenders for the construction of a total of 1,000MW in new power generation capacity.

14-05-2012

The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation has issued a tender for the extension of the Zara steam power plant.

20-02-2012

The Ministry of Electricity has announced that starting next week it will reduce blackouts in most parts of the country from an average of 12 hours a day currently to 6 hours, as temperatures rise again and the supply lines to power plants return to normal.

17-10-2011

Syria’s power utility, PEEGT, has awarded a contract to Germany’s Siemens for the construction of a 350MW power plant north of Damascus; a deal the German firm says it was bound to conclude.

10-10-2011

PEEGT, the state power utility, has issued a tender for the design and construction of an outdoor substation in the Governorate of Hassakeh, in the northeast of the country.

03-10-2011

The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT), a Syrian power utility, has extended the bidding calls for two power supply projects in the north and northeast regions of the country.

18-09-2011

Syria has established a new state entity in charge of power transmission, the Public Establishment for Electricity Transmission, or PEET, as the country increasingly seeks to diversify its sources of energy.

14-08-2011

The Syrian Government is seeking bidders for the engineering, procurement and construction of a 500MW steam power plant near Aleppo.

03-08-2011

PEEGT, the state utility in charge of the production of electricity in Syria, has issued a tender for the EPC of 20 diesel generation sets with a total capacity of 30 to 40 MW.

18-07-2011

The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission is seeking a consultancy to oversee the design and execution of a steam power plant near Aleppo.

03-07-2011

PEEGT has re-issued a tender for the provision of consultancy services to supervise the construction of a 724 MW CCP plant in Deir-ez-Zor.

03-07-2011

PEEGT, the state power utility, has issued a tender for the design and construction of an outdoor substation in the Hama Governorate, the second such auction for a substation in a month.

01-06-2011

The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation and Transmission has issued a tender for the design and construction of an outdoor substation in Lattakia.

23-05-2011

PEEGT is seeking an international consultancy to produce the tender documents for the EPC of four power plants.