Power

03-05-2016
A South Korean company has won a contract for the supply of electric equipment to the Syrian Government despite awkward political ties.
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.
29-03-2016
India’s BHEL has resumed works on a Syrian power plant, three years after the suspension of its activities in the country.
19-01-2016
On Saturday, Syria more than doubled the price of electricity sold to households and businesses as the Government continues its drive to generate new resources.
07-12-2015
Iranian and Chinese companies are delivering electricity equipment to Syria following contracts signed in the last couple of years.
14-09-2015
Syria’s ministry of electricity has provided a breakdown of its turbines that are at a standstill because of the lack of fuel to feed them.
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.
24-08-2015
The Syrian Minister of Electricity has met with executives from various international engineering companies to explore opportunities in the Syrian electricity sector.
17-08-2015
The Syrian Government has issued a tender for the construction of a new power plant while its army reportedly destroys another, the first to be entirely destroyed since the beginning of the uprising more than four years ago.
20-07-2015
Syria’s electricity production is largely at a standstill following an attack on the country’s main gas pipeline, leading to long hours of power cuts in Damascus and other parts of the country.
29-06-2015
Iran is building two power plants and repairing a third in Syria, the Deputy Energy Minister has said.
22-06-2015
Syria has reportedly signed several new contracts to purchase electrical equipment from Iran.
08-06-2015
A delegation from China’s SinoHydro visited Damascus this week to discuss the potential development of power projects in Syria.
18-05-2015
Syria’s production of electricity last year declined 55 percent compared to its record level of 2011.
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.

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