Power

25-10-2010
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.
14-10-2010
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.
04-10-2010
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.
13-09-2010
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.
13-09-2010
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.
09-08-2010
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.
17-05-2010
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.
03-05-2010
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.
26-04-2010
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.
12-04-2010
TurboCare SpA will put into operation the first of the two gas turbines it is installing in the Banias Power Plant within the next sixty days, according to the company.
12-04-2010
Mott MacDonald, a UK-based consultancy, has been appointed to advise on Syria's first independent power project.
08-03-2010
Demand for electricity in Syria increased by 5.9 percent in 2009, according to the Public Establishment for Electricity Generation and Transmission.
22-02-2010
Syrian-Qatari Holding, Syria's largest holding company with a declared capital of USD 5 billion, has called on companies to start submitting requests for pre-qualifications as potential strategic partners, technical consultants, and legal advisors fo...
04-01-2010
Syria and Lebanon renewed on December 29 an electricity supply agreement for an additional year.
07-12-2009
Syria’s Ministry of Electricity has awarded two new EPC projects that will add 1,050 MW in power capacity.