Power

01-04-2020
Turkey is expanding its use of electricity supplies as a means of extending its influence in Syria’s northern areas.
25-03-2020
The rehabilitation of a power turbine in Syria’s northeast will do little to ease the massive shortage of electricity production that has resulted from a variety of factors.
26-02-2020
The Ministry of Electricity has signed a contract with an Iranian company to rehabilitate a power turbine in Aleppo, a much-awaited deal that will however face several challenges.
29-01-2020
The Syrian government has cancelled a contract with an Iranian company because of its incapacity to fulfil its contract, a rare such admission for projects between the two countries.
04-12-2019
Syria’s power production utility has reissued two tenders to build two power turbines, a year after the first bidding offer.
25-09-2019
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation(PEEG) issued this month tenders for the design and construction of three renewable plants in Homs with a combined capacity of 165 MW, but is requiring bidding companies to provide the funding.
03-07-2019
The first private sector photovoltaic solar power plant has started producing in the Industrial City of Hessia (ICH) and has been connected to the national electricity grid, a government official has said.
02-07-2019
Syrian exports of electricity to Lebanon decreased significantly last year, according to Lebanese statistics.
18-06-2019
A Russian company has offered the government to build a power plant on an IPP basis, the Syrian minister of electricity has said, but the prospects for this to materialise appear very small.
29-05-2019
The power turbines of the Euphrates Dam have been reconnected to the Syrian national electricity grid.
15-05-2019
A delegation from an Indian company visited Damascus this week with a view to restart construction works on a power plant.
12-11-2018
After failing to get any financial support from Russia or Iran, Syria’s ministry of electricity has issued tenders to build and repair power turbines in Aleppo hoping that bidding companies accept cumbersome payment terms.
23-10-2018
Syrian official media recently reported the delivery of hundreds of electric generators offered by the Chinese government to Damascus.
22-10-2018
Syria’s power generation utility has issued a tender for the construction of a new power plant in Deir-ez-Zor although its requirement that bidders offer favourable payment terms reduces considerably potential interest in the project.
09-10-2018
Iran and Syria signed last week an agreement to build a new power plant in Lattakia, although it is unlikely financing for the project has been secured.

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