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    2,600 Mufindi district rural homes due to get electricity 

    The aim of this study was improving the welfare of the villagers and as well as access suitable to energy resources. Mwenga hydro limited, a subsidiary of Mufindi tea and coffee is completing construction of a 4MW hydroelectric ...
    Author: Makene, Prosper
    Publishing Date: 2012-07-03
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    2017: Economic Outlook for Sub-Saharan 

    After half a decade of economic growth averaging about six percent from 2010 to 2014 sub-Saharan Africa’s (SSA) GDP growth descended to its lowest level in more than 20 years, declining from 5.1 percent in 2014 to 3.4 ...
    Author: Daily news reporter
    Publishing Date: 2017-02-07
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    50MW Symbion generators due in Dar on Friday 

    This guardian article explains that ships carrying power equipment’s from Dubai will land at Dar es Salaam port and transported to Dodoma for installation in order to boost power production capacity at national grid. ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-10-19
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Against the dying of the light 

    The signal of exposing East Africa's businesses and households to serious power competitive risk observed when 12 hours a day power rationing schedule announced by Tanzania. This was reported by East Africa newspaper on ...
    Author: The Citizen Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-06-27
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Aggreko adds 100MW to the national power grid 

    This 2011 newspaper article by the Guardian reports on the addition of 100mega watts (MW) on national grid. Aggreko International has begun generating 100MW of electricity at its power plants in Dar es Salaam. The government ...
    Author: Peter, Felister
    Publishing Date: 2011-10-25
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Aggreko in $37m Dar power deal 

    This 2011 article by the Citizen Newspaper reports about a power supply contract between Aggreko international and Tanzania electricity supply company (Tanesco). It is reported that AGGREKO plc has landed a $37 million ...
    Author: Senelwa, Kennedy
    Publishing Date: 2011-08-01
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Appeal for investment in Lake Tanganyika Basin 

    Burundi President Pierre Nkuruzinza called investors from around Africa, China, Japan, Europe and India to invest in the Lake Tanganyika basin. This call was made in a conference on trade and investment held in Burundi. ...
    Author: Philemon, Lusekelo
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-30
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    ARM to produce power in Dar 

    This article presents Athi river cement mining producer’s plan to improve operations at its new Dar es Salaam and Tanga plants which may help to reduce energy costs and the produced excess will be sold to Tanzania electric ...
    Author: Mande, Mike
    Publishing Date: 2012-04-23
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    BG Group's Tanzania gas find raises LNG hub hopes 

    This article provides information on the discovery of more gas and creation of more investment opportunity. It is reported that more gas was discovered than estimated off the coast of Tanzania. Adding an estimated 3.4 ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-03-21
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Big oil flocking to Tanzania as more gas is discovered 

    This 2012 newspaper is about oil discovery in Tanzania. The managing director of Tanzania petroleum development corporation (TPDC), Yona Killaghane says the discovery of more gas reserves in Tanzania may see the country ...
    Author: Special Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-04-02
    Publisher: The East African
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Brazil set to build new power station 

    The director of the Rufiji basin Development Authority (RUBADA) reveals that the Brazilian firm, Odebrecht Company Limited has been selected for the Stiegler’s Gorge power project. Experts from the company conducted a ...
    Author: The Citizen Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-07
    Publisher: The Citizen
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Brazil to boost Dar power pool 

    The aim of this news is to report about Brazil’s promised to assist Tanzania in developing the energy sector and bring to an end the ongoing power crisis, which is adversely affecting social and economic activities. Prime ...
    Author: Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-10-07
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    British envoy: Focus on renewable energy 

    This news reports on the importance of focusing on renewable energy in Tanzania. The British High Commissioner to Tanzania Diane Corner has said that in order to ensure sustainable future investment in power generation, ...
    Author: Kisanga, David
    Publishing Date: 2012-03-16
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call for long-term solution to power crisis 

    This news of 2011 reports on power stakeholders’ advice on the government to look for the permanent solution to the power problem. Based on stakeholders’ interviews, it is reported that, appropriate measures should be taken ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-26
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Challenges of Unreliable Electric Power Supply to Manufacturers in Tanzania 

    The study examines challenges of unreliable electric power supply to manufacturers in TANZANIA. Data collection was through questionnaires and direct discussions. The study shows that in the last few years the Government ...
    Author: Confederation of Tanzania Industries
    Publishing Date: 2011
    Publisher: Confederation of Tanzania Industries (CTI)
    Language:
    Document type: Research report

    The changing face of energy investments in Africa 

    The newspaper article reports about energy investment in Africa. The 10th growing economies project finance forum met in Cape Town recently, bringing developers and financiers together to discuss how best to move African ...
    Author: Botha, Nicci
    Publishing Date: 2017-02-07
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Cheaper power coming as master plan in completed 

    This news is about the expectations of the East African Community (EAC) region to enjoy a cheaper power as a result of completion of the master plan. The region will start harnessing its electricity generation resources ...
    Author: The East African Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-06-27
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Clean energy sources to boost Dar's economy 

    This newspaper article reports about investment in energy sector. Investment in a range of project will be implemented through private public partnership. Tanzania plans to invest in a range of alternative sources of energy ...
    Author: Special Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-09-29
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Clear evidence of good governance 

    This news is about the clear evidence of good governance shown by Tanzania as a result of withdraw from the 2011/2012 budget. The energy and minerals sectors are expected to play a pivotal role in Tanzania’s development ...
    Author: The Guardian Editor
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-19
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Consulting Services for the Joint Energy Sector Review 

    The report provides the joint energy sector working group (JESWG) with a review of the performance of energy sector in the period 2010/11 as part of the Joint Energy Sector Review (JESR). The eport is based on the consultants’ ...
    Author: Kimambo, Cuthbert; Msuri, Elinisaidie; Picanyol, Clara; Robinson, Peter; Stone, Simon
    Publishing Date: 2011
    Publisher: Oxford Policy Management Limited
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    Document type: Other reports