Tanzania: Muhongo echoes commitment to SEforALL goals
1 March 2016
Tanzanian minister of energy and minerals Sospeter Muhongo has reaffirmed the country’s commitment on achieving the goals of the United Nations' programme, Sustainable Energy for All (SEforALL) by 2030.
Muhongo confirmed the country’s commitment during a four-day conference, among energy stakeholders discussing ideas on how to establish partnerships aimed at enhancing power generation.
According to local media, Muhongo said Tanzania plans to achieve the UN SEforALL goals through massive investment from both the public and private sectors in the energy industry.
The energy minister stated that the country has intensified its efforts of drawing attention from different investors by meeting with those who have demonstrated interest in the energy industry, then hold talks to identify companies that have the potential to generate enough electricity to stimulate economic activities.