Power

01-12-2003
Following a late low bid by India's EMCO, the Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has reissued the tender for the design and supply of four 66/230-kV conventional air-insulated substations (AIS) at Aleppo, Al-H...
01-11-2003
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has issued a tender for the building of a new combined-cycle, 750-800-MW electric power plant in Deir Ali, about 36 kilometres south of Damascus.
01-10-2003
Lebanon’s Matelec has been awarded two contracts worth USD46 million to supply and install substations in various locations, according to the Middle East Engineering web portal.
01-10-2003
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation & Transmission (PEEGT) has received five bids for the contract to expand and convert two 300-MW, gas-powered power stations at Nassirieh and Zeyzoun, according to MEED.
01-10-2003
The PEEGT has enlisted seven consulting firms to bid for the contract to evaluate the bids for the contract to design, construct and commission a new 750-MW combined cycle power plant in Deir Ali, south of Damascus, according to MEED.
01-07-2003
The United Nations Development Programme has announced that it has put in place with the Syrian government a USD 1.48 billion plan that runs through 2011 to promote power production through environmentally friendly renewable energy sources.
01-05-2003
Syria has produced 27 billion kw/h of electricity in 2002, according to the Minister of Electricity, Munib Saem al-Daher.
01-02-2003
Syria's Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has awarded a USD35 million contract for the construction of six new high-voltage power substations to ABB India, the Indian affiliate of Asea Brown Boveri, one of the lar...
10-12-2002
In order to cater for the increasing demand for electricity, the Syrian ministry of electricity is planning to authorise private investment on a BOT basis, said Al Sharq al Awsat.
29-07-2002
The Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development (AFESD) has extended to Syria two loans worth KWD14.5 million (USD48.3 million).
06-05-2002
According to Tehran Times, an agreement on cooperation in the field of power generation has been signed between Syria and Iran.
24-04-2002
Two new power transformer substations were inaugurated in Ibn Nafees and al Zahiriya areas (Damascus), said Teshreen.
09-03-2002
Syria's limited oil reserves is pushing the country to switch from oil-powered electric stations to gas-fed, and to a lesser extent water-fed, electric stations.
31-01-2002
The Syrian-Iranian joint energy commission held its first meeting in Tehran on Tuesday, January 29.
28-01-2002
The joint commission was set up following the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on energy cooperation signed in June last year by Iran's energy minister and Syria's minister of electricity, reported the Iranian News Agency.

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