Tanzania Forging Ahead On Energy Policies

Tanzania has made significant strides towards the implementation of various Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) energy policies and targets including the protocol on energy, stated The Energy Minister, Dr Medard Kalemani.

He said 60 per cent of the villages have been connected to reliable and affordable electricity through the Rural Energy Agency (REA) with a target of connecting all households in the country by 2025.

He said out of 73 per cent of the energy users in the rural areas, 50 per cent are women and thus having sufficient, reliable and affordable power will help improve women’s health.

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