Mhardeh (23)

28-05-2018

A new attack on the Mhardeh power station last week stopped production at the plant and highlighted the unstable situation in the northwestern part of the country.

15-05-2018

This table provides data on the nominal and current capacity of the power generation plants operated by the state-owned electricity utility.

15-05-2018

The production of electricity by Syria's power plants between 2011 and 2017.

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.

06-02-2018

Syria has signed a “roadmap agreement” with Russia to build some 2,650 MW of new power plants and turbines, despite the fact that there is no money to pay for these projects, which are worth more than EUR 2 billion.

31-10-2017

This table provides data on the nominal and current capacity of the power generation plants operated by the state-owned electricity utility.

10-10-2017

A meeting by the Syrian and Russian governments today has yielded surprisingly little results, in an additional sign of the difficulties facing Syria’s reconstruction ambitions.

03-10-2017

Russia is reportedly willing to provide finance for some of Syria’s large electricity projects, in what would be the first case of important direct funding by Moscow in many years.

04-07-2017

A new attack on the Mhardeh power plant north of Hama has put it out of service and highlighted the very fragile security situation in various parts of the country.

02-05-2017

A power turbine in the Mhardeh Power Plant began operations again today several months after an attack stopped all operations at the plant.

14-06-2016

The production of electricity by Syria's power plants between 2011, a peak year, and 2015.

14-06-2016

The production and net supply of electricity by Syria's power plants in 2014 and 2015.

14-06-2016

This table provides data on the nominal and current capacity of the power generation plants operated by the state-owned electricity utility.

05-04-2016

Syria’s electricity sector will require investments of EUR 7 billion in the next five years to recover, according to the Minister of Electricity.

30-06-2014

A new attack on a power plant in Syria has raised outages in various parts of the country.

10-06-2013

The lack of fuel oil is the main reason for the decline in the production of electricity, according to state officials.

14-01-2013

The Syrian Minister of Electricity has said that 3,000 MW of power generation capacity is unused because of the damages inflicted on the country’s power grid.

27-08-2012

Bank of Syria and Overseas has announced that an armoured van transporting cash from one of its branches in the city of Aleppo was robbed on August 12, a reflection of the deteriorating security situation across the country.

21-03-2012

Syria International Islamic Bank has announced that an armoured van carrying cash from one of its branches in the north-east of the country was attacked in only the second such case since the beginning of the Syrian uprising last year.

20-02-2012

Bank of Syria and Overseas became this week the first Syrian commercial bank to report a robbery of one of its branches since the beginning of the unrest gripping Syria last year, highlighting the growing insecurity in several parts of the country.

19-12-2011

Power cuts have markedly increased across Syria as demand surges on the back of the shortages in heating oil.

13-07-2009

Gross electricity generation in Syria rose by 6 percent last year, according to the Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission.