The Public Establishment for the Distribution and Exploitation of Electrical Energy (PEDEEE), a body affiliated with the Ministry of Electricity, has signed a new contract with Iran's Parsian High Voltage Substations Development Company (Parsian) to set up five power transmission plants in Aleppo at a total cost of EUR 9 million.

Syria witnessed a 9 percent growth in electricity demand last year, according to sources at the Ministry of Electricity. Demand rose from 31.9 billion KWH in 2004 to 34.8 KWH in 2005.
Under a deal struck between Lebanon’s first Hezbollah minister and his Syrian ministerial counterpart, Syria has said it will resume supplying Lebanon with electricity at prices around half what it cost Electricite du LIban (EDL) to produce its o...
An EU-funded project was launched in Syria at the end of March to develop environmental energy programmes, solar energy programmes and to train higher education students about renewable energy.
The Public Establishment of Electricity for Generation and Transmission (PEEGT) has received bids for the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract for the 750-MW combined cycle plant at Deir-ez-Zor, according to Middle east Engineering.