Currently the Ministry of Energy in
Tanzania started to develop Renewable Energy strategy.
Developing a stand-alone Renewable energy
strategy is elementary to tap the full potential of
RE in Tanzania to catalyse a sustainable socio-economic development in Tanzania.
Renewable energies (RE) can play a key role in shaping a just and sustainable
future for Tanzania.
This Policy Brief explores how a RE
strategy can create a enabling environment for investors and stakeholders
to fast-track upscaling to 100 % RE. A RE strategy has to be based on
science-based and cost-effective scenarios for just fossil fuel phase-put and transition
to 100 % RE. In order to be actionable a RE strategy should include a action
plan, resource mobilization plan, M&E and a establishment of a focal point.
A RE strategy for Tanzania requires:
- · Defining annual sector
targets based on cost effective transition
scenarios to 100 % RE
Particpatory need assement for strategy realization
Stand-alone RE-Policy and
framework to guarantee lega security for investors
The Policy Brief focus on:
-The need to phase-out fossil fuels
due to high risks
-The role of RE as driver of
-Gaps and challenges on the road to a RE
-Best Practices of RE frameworks