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This workshop will be organized in association with Intersolar Europe

Description of the webinar

The Solar business webinar informs Solar Companies about the new legal framework and investment opportunities in Tanzania.

The webinar refers to latest developments in support schemes, auctions and financing models: „The Electricity (Development of Small Power Projects) Rules, 2016 and „The Electricity (Standardized Small Power Projects Tariff) Order, 2016” that might improve the investment environment for foreign companies in Tanzania.

Which topics will be discussed in this webinar?

  • Implementation of „The Electricity (Development of Small Power Projects) Rules, 2016 „The Electricity (Standardized Small Power Projects Tariff) Order, 2016”
  • Feed-in tariff for Very Small Power Projects (VSPP) < 1,0 MW
  • Framework for auctions: 2nd Generation Small Power Producers (SPP) for 0,1-10,0 MW (grid-connected or mini-grid) and its Implementations by the Energy Infrastructure Procurement Committee (EIPC)
    - Timeline for auctions 2017
    - Prequalification and documents
    - Evaluation criteria
    - Grid connection

  • Legal Framework for Power Purchase Agreements
  • Business Case: Self-consumption
  • Investment framework: e.g. charges and taxes, planning permission
  • Financial terms and opportunities for investors in Tanzania
  • Provision of de-risking mechanism for business ventures to accelerate and develop the local solar market
  • Concrete business opportunities, projects, contacts


  • Wibke Korf, Head of Business Development, German Solar Association (BSW-Solar)
  • Eng. Godfrey H. Chibulunje, Acting Director of Electricity, Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA)
  • Andreas Kaiser, Head of Energy Desk, Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Kenya (AHK Kenya)
  • Peter Kasanda, Partner, Clyde & Co Tanzania

This webinar is useful for:

For all companies interested in the Tanzania PV market and investors.


  • Introduction
    Wibke Korf (5 minutes)

  • New framework for auctions and feed-in tariffs ( “The Electricity Rules and Order 2016”)
    Eng. Godfrey H. Chibulunje (15 minutes)

  • Solar market opportunities in Tanzania and how to participate in the Solar Ongrid RFQ in Tanzania
    Andreas Kaiser (15 minutes)

  • Legal terms and opportunities for investors in Tanzania
    Peter Kasanda (10 minutes)

  • Q&A
    Wibke Korf (10 minutes)

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