Power

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.
19-09-2017
Syria and Iran signed last week several agreements in the electricity sector worth hundreds of millions of dollars although most of them will likely remain ink on paper.
12-09-2017
The Syrian government announced last week that a Greek-Italian consortium had begun works on a new power plant in Deir Ali near Damascus, in what is likely the largest ongoing engineering project in the country, although how it plans to pay for it remains a mystery.
04-09-2017
After years of suspension, power supplies to the city of Aleppo have been restored by the Syrian authorities.
08-08-2017
Despite power cuts of several hours per day across the country, the Syrian Government is now exporting electricity to Lebanon to generate foreign currency revenues.
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.
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.
23-05-2017
The Syrian government is reportedly offering to export electricity to Lebanon despite significant supply shortages in 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.
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.

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