Power

04-04-2011
Nine international companies and consortiums have pre-qualified to bid for the development of one or two IPP Wind Park Projects in Syria, according to PEEGT, the state power utility.
14-02-2011
Inter RAO, a Russian power utility, said it intended to establish a subsidiary in Syria to operate in the power supply business.
03-02-2011
PEDEEE, the state-owned electricity utility, has issued a tender for the EPC of eight 66/20 K.V substations to be financed by the European Investment Bank.
02-02-2011
Syria is inviting consultancies to bid for the supervision of works on the 50MW wind farm to be built by Gamesa near Homs.
24-01-2011
PEEGT is inviting consultancies to bid for the supervision of works at the Tishreen Power Plant, which involve a turnkey contract to add 400MW in capacity.
17-01-2011
Gamesa of Spain is finalising negotiations with the Syrian Government to build the country’s first wind power park, according to the local media.
10-01-2011
Demand for electricity rose 4.2 percent last year, according to Hisham Mashfej, head of PEEGT, the state-owned power utility.
20-12-2010
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has extended its tender for the purchase of some 2 billion kWh of electricity through the Turkish network.
13-12-2010
Sixteen international companies have prequalified for the development of Syria’s first independent power producer, according to the Ministry of Electricity.
28-11-2010
IPA Energy & Water Economics has been selected to evaluate the pre-qualification bids for Syria’s first wind energy project, according to Hisham Mashfej, General Manager of the Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission.
22-11-2010
Wartsila will be operating and maintaining the 45MW power plant of Al-Badia Cement for three years, according to the Finnish company.
15-11-2010
The Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has issued a tender for the purchase of some 2 billion kWh of electricity through the Turkish network.
15-11-2010
The Syrian President has issued a new law allowing private investment in the generation and distribution of electricity.
14-11-2010
The full text in Arabic of Law 32/2010 providing the broad policy guidelines in the electricity sector.
07-11-2010
PEEGT has issued a tender for consultancy services to supervise works to expand capacity at the Nassirieh Power Plant.   PEEGT has issued a tender for consultancy services to supervise works to expand capacity at the Nassirieh Power Plant.