The Lahmeyer Rukwa Power Plant is 360MW coal fired power project. It is planned in Rukwa, Tanzania. According to GlobalData, who tracks and profiles over 170,000 power plants worldwide, the project is currently at the permitting stage. It will be developed in multiple phases. The project construction is likely to commence in 2025 and is expected to enter into commercial operation in 2026. Buy the profile here.


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

It is a Steam Turbine power plant. The fuel will be procured from Mkomolo and Namwele Coal Mines.

The thermal power project consists of 2 turbines each with 60 MW nameplate capacity and 2 turbines each with 120 MW nameplate capacity respectively.

Development status

The project construction is expected to commence from 2025. Subsequent to that it will enter into commercial operation by 2026.

Contractors involved

Sinohydro is expected to render engineering procurement construction services for the coal fired power project.

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