Kinyerezi IV Power Plant is a 330MW gas fired power project. It is located in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently active. It has been developed in a single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in 2020. Buy the profile here.


The project is developed by China Poly Group and Tanzania Electric Supply. These companies also have ownership stakes in the project.

It is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine (CCGT) power plant.

The project cost is $400m.

Development status

The project got commissioned in 2020.

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About China Poly Group

China Poly Group Corporation (CPG) is engaged in international trade, real estate business, cultural business, energy and civil explosive business. It imports and exports military equipment and technology, security system solutions and also provides expanded explosives, emulsion explosives, electric detonators and ammonium nitrate fuel oil explosives. The company also offers real estate and financial services, artwork business and auction, creative design production, theatre management and construction consultation, coal washing, coal mining and rail transportation services. CPG provides its serves for air force, police, navy, army, anti-terrorism, coal industries, cultural industry, residential and commercial clients. The company operates in the China and Hong Kong. CPG is headquartered in Beijing, China.

About Tanzania Electric Supply

Tanzania Electric Supply Co Ltd (TANESCO), formerly Tanganyika Electric Supply Co Ltd, is a government owned integrated power company. The company’s operations are regulated by the Ministry of Energy and Minerals. It generates, transmits, distributes, and supplies electricity. TANESCO generates the power through hydro and thermal power stations. TANESCO also procures electricity from independent power producers and EPPs. Its transmission system consists of 57 substations interconnected by transmission lines, and the distribution system distributes electricity and provides customer service. The company distributes electricity to Mainland Tanzania, and supplies bulk power to Zanzibar Electricity Corporation. TANESCO is headquartered in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.


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