The Syrian regime has launched a project to establish a power plant in Latakia governorate, authorizing Iran to implement the project.
The construction work started on the project, which will be carried by the Iranian company "Mabna Group" to establish the plant with a capacity of 540 MW.
The Ministry of Electricity launched the infrastructure of the power plant in the village of Rastan in Lattakia countryside, According to the state news agency SANA.
This is the first station of its kind in the province of Lattakia, which usually depends the thermal stations of Aleppo.
Russia and Iran are competing to build the economic establishments in Syria since the begging of the year.