Kishapu Solar PV Park is a 150MW solar PV power project. It is planned in Shinyanga, Tanzania. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the financed stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023. Buy the profile here.

Description

The project is being developed and currently owned by Tanzania Electric Supply. The company has a stake of 100%.

Kishapu Solar PV Park is a ground-mounted solar project.

The electricitiy generated from the plant will offset 43,460t of carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) a year. The project cost is expected to be around $165m.

Development status

Post completion of the construction, the project is expected to get commissioned in 2023.

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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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