Middle East Economic Survey

VOL. L

No 27

2-July-2007

syria

Syria Seeks Investment In Renewable Energy Projects

Prime Minister Naji al-'Utari, during a conference in Damascus last week on new forms of energy in the MENA region, called on Syrian and Arab interests to invest in renewable energy projects in Syria. Mr 'Utari said his government was willing to buy from the owners/operators all the renewable power to be generated and link it to the local grid. He estimated the growth in energy consumption...