Wartsila will be operating and maintaining the 45MW power plant of Al-Badia Cement for three years, according to the Finnish company.
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.
The Syrian President has issued a new law allowing private investment in the generation and distribution of electricity.
The full text in Arabic of Law 32/2010 providing the broad policy guidelines in the electricity sector.
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.
A consortium of Metka and Ansaldo has won a EUR 678 million EPC contract to build a 724 MW Combined Cycle Plant near Deir-ez-Zor.
PEEGT, Syria’s electricity utility, has issued a tender for the provision of consultancy services for the construction of a power plant in Deir-ez-Zor.
Eighteen international companies have put forward bids to develop Syria’s first privately managed power plant, according to Hisham Mashfej, head of the state power utility.
The International Bank for Trade and Finance (IBTF), a local commercial bank, has issued a EUR 64 million bridge loan to part-finance a turnkey power project.
Bharat Heavy Electrical Limited (BHEL) has issued a tender for the construction and infrastructure works on the site the Indian company will build two 200MW turbines.
The Syrian Government has launched a second pre-qualification round for the development of a 180 to 250 MW independent power plant in Nassirieh, north of Damascus.
A presidential decree, passed on April 21, has approved the loan agreement signed earlier this year with the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) to part finance the extension of the Nassirieh Power Plant.
Marafeq has signed an agreement with Danish engineering firm Vestas to develop jointly a wind farm with a generation capacity of up to 100 MW.
Mapna, or Iran Power Plant Projects Management Co., has laid the foundation stone of a 450 MW combined cycle plant in the Jandar Power Station.
The Syrian Qatari Holding has announced the signature of the principles of agreement with the Qatar Electricity & Water Company, a Qatari utility, to build two power plants in Syria.


Motex 2011
Damascus International Fairground
Syria: Progress & Potential
BIS Conference Centre, 1 Victoria Street, London SW1