Power

28-03-2017
A Chinese company has made an offer to build a power station in Lattakia although the issue of financing remains unresolved.
21-03-2017
The opposition’s main investment fund is multiplying the announcements of its recent achievements, a reflection of its need to show its continued relevance, after the shrinking of the territory under the control of rebel forces.
14-03-2017
Syria’s main opposition development fund has announced the disbursement of new amounts to improve electricity distribution in southern Syria.
14-02-2017
A Greek-Italian engineering consortium is just weeks away from completing a large power plant south of Damascus, almost seven years after it began works.
24-01-2017
One of Syria’s public electricity utilities has issued a tender for the construction of two power substations in the Adra area.
17-01-2017
In a bid to raise revenues and reduce subsidies, the Syrian government has increased again electricity prices, a year after a similar decision.
15-11-2016
According to the Syrian government, the cost of paying at market price the fuel oil and natural gas needed to feed its power plants would stand at 575 billion pounds next year, the equivalent of a fifth of its budget.
27-09-2016
The Syrian government is discussing with a Chinese engineering contractor the supply of new turbines to restart production at the Aleppo Thermal Plant.
13-09-2016
The Syrian Government has awarded a EUR 13 million electricity contract to a Chinese consortium, a rare instance of an investment project taking place in the country.
30-08-2016
The head of a state power utility has provided an update on the current situation of the electricity sector.
26-07-2016
The large Zara power plant is out of service after it was bombed earlier today.
21-06-2016
Iranian companies have delivered the latest batch of electric equipment to Syria under a deal that amounts to some EUR 80 million.
14-06-2016
Syria’s electricity production fell 12 percent in 2015, the fourth year in a row it declines.
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.