Welcome

The Portal provides comprehensive information for developers and investors interested in developing renewable mini grids in the country in order to support potential project identification, obtaining necessary permits and licenses, financing support, etc.

Licensing

The Mini-Grids Information Portal provides an overview of procedures, prerequisites and required documentation for obtaining generation, distribution, and supply licenses for small powerplants.

Financing

Mini-Grid development in Tanzania may receive fincancing aid from REA. The required documentation and an overview of the procedure is presented in the relevant section of the Mini-Grids Information Portal.

Library

The Library section of the Mini-Grids Information Portal caters to the need of project developers to have all relevant legislature and relevant documents collected at one place, easily accessible, and up-to-date.

Directory

The Mini-Grids Information Portal Directory contains information about state authorities, local authorities, NGOs, registered project developers and projects, as well as information about rural electrification and demographics.

News

April 11, 2016 Full Story

JUMEME has just celebrated the operational launch of its project, which will bring solar hybrid mini-grids to electrify more than 100,000 people and 2,340 small businesses in Tanzania’s rural centres.

October 15, 2015 Full Story

IFC launched a $5 million program to develop a market for mini-grids. The initiative aims to bring affordable, off-grid renewable energy to households and businesses in rural Tanzania.

October 9, 2015 Full Story

All hydropower plants are being switched off because a lack of rain has led to low water levels in the country's dams. Hydro-electricity generation has fallen to 20% of capacity, making it difficult for the dams to operate.

January 15, 2013 Full Story

Gazogen Inc. will install 50 biomass plants which will generate electricity for more than 5000 families. The biomass plants will run primarily off palm oil, with the look to expand into other materials such as maize, rice, coffee or cashews.

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    Roy Miller Chairman, GWI

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    Eddie Forbes Researcher
  • I was pleased with their creative design and will be hiring them again. They promptly completed the task at hand, communicates really well, till the project reaches the finishing line.

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    Aleena Asst. Manager

    These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents our being able to do what we like best.

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    Alan Stewart Project Manager
  • I was pleased with their creative design and will be hiring them again. They promptly completed the task at hand, communicates really well, till the project reaches the finishing line.

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    Roy Miller Chairman, GWI

    These cases are perfectly simple and easy to distinguish. In a free hour, when our power of choice is untrammelled and when nothing prevents our being able to do what we like best.

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    Eddie Forbes Researcher
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