Power

20-10-2011
Syria had a positive electricity trade balance in the first nine months of this year, according to the Minister of Electricity.
17-10-2011
Syria’s power utility, PEEGT, has awarded a contract to Germany’s Siemens for the construction of a 350MW power plant north of Damascus; a deal the German firm says it was bound to conclude.
16-10-2011
Syria’ National Energy Center is issuing a tender for the turnkey engineering, procurement and construction of a wind power park on Lake Qattineh, as a previous deal with Gamesa of Spain apparently failed to materialize.
10-10-2011
PEEGT, the state power utility, has issued a tender for the design and construction of an outdoor substation in the Governorate of Hassakeh, in the northeast of the country.
03-10-2011
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT), a Syrian power utility, has extended the bidding calls for two power supply projects in the north and northeast regions of the country.
18-09-2011
Syria has established a new state entity in charge of power transmission, the Public Establishment for Electricity Transmission, or PEET, as the country increasingly seeks to diversify its sources of energy.
05-09-2011
Theft from the power network reached SYP 560 million or some USD 12 million in the first half of this year, according to the state utility in charge of power distribution.
03-08-2011
PEEGT, the state utility in charge of the production of electricity in Syria, has issued a tender for the EPC of 20 diesel generation sets with a total capacity of 30 to 40 MW.
18-07-2011
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission is seeking a consultancy to oversee the design and execution of a steam power plant near Aleppo.
17-07-2011
Korea’s LS Industrial Systems has begun supplying ten substations across six locations in Syria on an EPC basis.
03-07-2011
PEEGT has re-issued a tender for the provision of consultancy services to supervise the construction of a 724 MW CCP plant in Deir-ez-Zor.
03-07-2011
PEEGT, the state power utility, has issued a tender for the design and construction of an outdoor substation in the Hama Governorate, the second such auction for a substation in a month.
21-06-2011
Aksa Electric, a Turkish trader of electricity, said that it had begun the sale of electricity to Syria.
13-06-2011
Works on the 724MW Deir-ez-Zor CCP plant will start in August, the Minister of Electricity said.
06-06-2011
Gamesa of Spain has postponed indefinitely negotiations with the Syrian Government over the development of the country’s first wind-power plant, according to Bloomberg.