Tishrin is a 630MW hydro power project. It is located on Euphrates river/basin in Aleppo, Syria. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. The project construction commenced in 1993 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1999.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Hydropower 630 630 Active Aleppo, Syria Technopromexport


The project was developed by Technopromexport and is currently owned by Ministry of Electricity, Syria.

Tishrin is a run-of-river project. The hydro reservoir capacity is 1,900 million cubic meter. The project generated 1,600 GWh of electricity. The project cost is $300m.

Development Status

The project construction commenced in 1993 and subsequently entered into commercial operation in 1999.

Contractors Involved

The turbines for the hydro power project have been supplied by DEC Dongfang Electric Machinery and Global Hydro Energy.

About Technopromexport

Technopromexport, a subsidiary of Prominvest of ROSTEC STATE CORPORATION , is a state owned engineering company that specializes in the construction of power projects. The company carries out the construction of various energy facilities including thermal power plants such as combined-cycle, gas-turbine, geothermal and diesel; hydroelectric power plants; RES based plants; power transmission lines and substations; geothermal power plants; and facilities for oil & gas, petrochemical and chemical industries. Technopromexport is headquartered in Moscow, Russia.


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