Energy Sector Reform Programme

Modernization of the National Utility - TANESCO, reinforcement of policy and planning, and availability of energy data and statistics.


  • Modernization of TANESCO for more effective operations, customer care and grid maintenance through technical assistance and supply of equipment, creation of capacities through trainings.
  • Technical assistance to the Ministry of Energy, for reinforcing the capacities in policy and planning.
  • Technical assistance to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) for generation and dissemination of data and statistics on energy.
  • Technical assistance to the Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) for updating the regulatory framework in energy.


  • Improved regulation and planning in the energy sector.
  • Modernization of TANESCO for a better customer-oriented service.
  • Distribution of smart meters.
  • Continuous training of TANESCO staff, improved capacities of maintenance and repairing of the grid.
  • Production and publication of energy related data and statistics.
EUR 35M (91.60 Billion TZS)
Ministry of Finance and Planning, Ministry of Energy, TANESCO
EUR 35 M ( 91.6 0 Billion TZS)