Dar Es Salaam
3rd December 2015 - 4th December 2015
Dar Es Salaam
3rd December 2015 - 4th December 2015
Accelerating the delivery of affordable and reliable power in Tanzania
Maintaining Momentum in Tanzania's Power Sector
The 3rd annual Powering Africa: Tanzania meeting took place from 3-4 December 2015 in Dar es Salaam.
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Ranking among the 20 fastest growing economies in the world and with an abundance of natural resources, Tanzania is a country brimming with potential for power generation and industrual development.
Following the recent elections, Powering Africa: Tanzania discussed the country's potential to attract private investment and encourage the development of IPPs, provided an update on the country's 2014 -2025 reform plan, explored procurement models and took a look at some of the critical infrastructure projects which will contribute to realising the country's development goals.
This meeting provided detailed insights into the investment opportunities in Tanzania’s power sector in 2015, from credible decision-makers within both the public and private sectors.
Key topics included:
· An update on Tanzania energy reform plan
· Ewura’s update on regulation policy and reform
· Procurement models for Tanzania
· The role of Tanzania with the region and the projects enabling regional connectivity
· Overview of Tanesco project pipeline
· Accessible financing options and the crucial role of debt and equity players
· Critical infrastructure projects supporting Tanzania’s industrial development strategy
· Decentralised energy, micro grids and off grid opportunities for Tanzania
To propose a topic for the 2016 agenda or discuss the programme outline in more detail, please contact Simon Gosling on firstname.lastname@example.org
Symbion Power is an American power construction company working primarily in Africa. With offices in South Africa, Nigeria, and Tanzania, Symbion builds, owns, and operates electrical power infrastructure across the continent. Symbion specializes in the development of turnkey electric power systems, including power stations, extra high voltage transmission lines, distribution lines, substations, and switchyards. Symbion takes a unique approach to delivering electrical infrastructure works. Through our Symbion Power Training Centers, we work closely with local communities to develop a local labor force capable of executing our projects. Symbion’s training centers are a critical element of our operations and underscore our commitment to capacity-building and training. Symbion is led by Chief Executive Officer Paul Hinks and is headquartered in Washington, DC.
MAN Diesel & Turbo SE, based in Augsburg, Germany, is the world’s leading provider of large-bore diesel engines and turbomachinery. The company employs around 14,500 staff at more than 100 international sites, primarily in Germany, Denmark, France, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, India and China. The company’s product portfolio includes two-stroke and four-stroke engines for marine and stationary applications, turbochargers and propellers as well as gas and steam turbines, compressors and chemical reactors. The range of services and supplies is rounded off by complete solutions like ship propulsion systems, engine-based power plants and turbomachinery trains for the oil & gas as well as the process industries. Customers receive worldwide after-sales services marketed under the MAN PrimeServ brand.
Manitoba Hydro International (MHI) assists clients around the world to deliver electricity and natural gas efficiently, effectively, and in a sustainable manner. As a wholly owned subsidiary of one of the largest and longest-standing energy utilities in Canada, MHI has provided utility infrastructure management, consulting, and training services to over 75 countries.
MHI’s parent company, Manitoba Hydro, is a vertically integrated, provincial Crown Corporation. Manitoba Hydro is involved in the planning, design, construction, operation, and maintenance of all elements of electricity and natural gas infrastructure.
MHI’s management and project teams have gained unprecedented knowledge and project expertise, through prolonged experience implementing successful projects. Leveraging international experience and the parent utility’s methods and technologies, MHI offers real solutions and true value to clients around the world.
For nearly 30 years, MHI has established itself as an ethical, environmentally responsible provider of high-quality utility services to the international energy sector.
Songas’ brings gas from the Songo Songo gas fields in southern Tanzania along a 225km pipeline to the Ubungo power plant in Dar es Salaam to generate 190 MW of electricity. Electricity generated by Songas is provided to the national electricity company for distribution to its customers and has one of the cheapest all-in generation costs in East Africa. Songas also provides gas transportation services to key industrial customers in Dar es Salaam who use the clean, affordable source of fuel in their manufacturing processes.
Stanbic Bank Tanzania Limited is a full service commercial bank which specialises in providing facilities and services to public and private sector corporations, diplomatic missions and international organisations.
Stanbic Bank in Tanzania is a member of the Standard Bank Group of South Africa and was established in May 1995 when the Standard Bank Group acquired the operations of Meridien Biao Bank Tanzania Limited.
Standard Bank Group is a global bank with African roots. It is South Africa's largest bank, distinguished by its extensive operations in 19 African countries. Outside the African continent, the Standard Bank Group’s operations span 16 countries, with a focus on emerging markets.
As part of Africa’s largest bank, Stanbic Bank Tanzania is able to offer our clients access to expertise and on-the-ground presence across the globe - a vital service in the ever increasing global requirements of business.
Our Corporate and Investment banking offering includes global markets, project and structured finance, equities trading, corporate finance, global custody and a myriad transactional and electronic banking solutions.
Our customers benefit from our knowledge and expertise in emerging markets, coupled with our global outlook.
Read more about Standard Bank Group at www.standardbank.com
GE Power & Water provides customers with a broad array of power generation, energy delivery and water process technologies to solve their challenges locally. Power & Water works in all areas of the energy industry including renewable resources such as wind and solar, biogas and alternative fuels; and coal, oil, natural gas and nuclear energy. The business also develops advanced technologies to help solve the world’s most complex challenges related to water availability and quality. Power & Water’s six business units include Distributed Power, Nuclear Energy, Power Generation Services, Renewable Energy, Thermal Products and Water & Process Technologies. Headquartered in Schenectady, N.Y., Power & Water is GE’s largest industrial business.
The company has an extensive track record in combined cycle power plants, with capacity ranging from 20MW up to 1000+ MW, and unique experience in delivering fast-track projects with mobile power generation units. Whatever the most appropriate technology – gas turbine or reciprocating engine - METKA is able to offer the optimum solution for your project.
In the renewables sector, METKA EGN is a world-class EPC / O&M contractor for utility scale solar PV projects, with a customer portfolio including some of the leading investors in the sector. Our references include more than 350MW of medium – large scale PV projects internationally.
Building on over 50 years of experience, METKA has a strong record of successfully executing major power plant projects in emerging markets and is quickly establishing itself as a key player in the African market.
For more information please visit www.metka.com
Clarke Energy is a specialist in distributed power generation and combined heat and power technology. The company is an authorised distributor and service provider for GE’s reciprocating engines business in 17 countries.
Clarke Energy has been operating in West Africa since 2002 when it supplied it’s first gas-fuelled captive power plant in Nigeria. The company has since grown, having installed almost 500MW of power generation capacity in the African continent. The company has permanent offices in Lagos, Port Harcourt, Tunis, Algiers, Dar es Salaam and Durban.
Forbix Attorneys is a full-service law firm located in Dar es Salaam, the bustling commercial capital of Tanzania. With an unparalleled legal team, we offer a uniquely individualized approach to the practice of law. We possess a wealth of resources and experiences often found in larger and more mature firms, while at the same time, we boast a personal touch and innovation that comes from being a smaller and younger firm. At Forbix Attorneys, we are committed to servicing all our clients with legal excellence.
Areas of Practice:
1. Banking Law including (but not limited to) Bankruptcy and Financial restructuring, Capital Markets, Insolvency & Receivership, Mortgage, Debentures, Charge documents, Securities and Tax;
2. Corporate and Business including (but not limited to) Company Start Up, Corporate Governance, Employment and Labour Relations, Real Estate;
3. Government and Regulatory including (but not limited to) Immigration, Intellectual Property, Trademarks, Investments, Trade and Industry.
IMMMA Advocates was established in 1997 and became part of the DLA Piper global group of law firms in 2006. Our key clients range from big banking and insurance corporations as well as renowned mining conglomerates in Tanzania. IMMMA has played a key role in the Privatization of a number of key Parastatal Organizations both as Counsel for Government as well as on behalf of potential Investors. IMMMA Advocates have been consistently voted as being a centre for legal excellence for Corporate/ Commercial law in by Chambers and Partner Global since the year 2000.
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AmCham is made up of over 100 U.S. and Tanzanian businesses, NGOs, and individual members who seek to promote trade and economic activity between the United States and Tanzania. If you are with…
a company or an employee of a US company doing business in Tanzania
a company or an employee of a Tanzanian company doing business with the US
an alumnus of an American University
…we invite you to become a member of our dynamic and growing network. Visit http://amcham-tz.com/ for more information
UK Trade and Investment works with UK based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, with an emphasis on exporting through the UK Government’s “Exporting is Great” campaign. We have offices in over 100 countries worldwide including Mozambique, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda in the region. Our dedicated staff can advise companies on the best way to enter our markets and in addition, can assist local companies to find UK suppliers for all of their importation needs through our database of over 30,000 suppliers.
UK Trade and Investment works with UK based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, with an emphasis on exporting through the UK Government’s “Exporting is Great” campaign. We have offices in over 100 countries worldwide including Mozambique, Ethiopia, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda in the region. Our dedicated staff can advise companies on the best way to enter our markets and in addition, can assist local companies to find UK suppliers for all of their importation needs through our database of over 30,000 suppliers. For more information on our services and how we can work with you, please visit our website at: www.greatbusiness.gov.uk.
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Africa investor (Ai) is an Investment Banking oriented Advisory Firm, which also supplies a broad range of investment data, research, broadcast and published content to a growing number of international investors with interests in Africa.
Africa investor Group provides transaction advisory services, strategic research, investment indices and investment communication services, to support its clients investment programmes in Africa. Through its sister organization, Africa Investor Capital (Ai Capital), acts as a principal investor in strategic assets on the continent.
Operating at the intersect of business, government, international organizations and the media, Africa investor group has a growing network of clients across Africa serviced from regional hub offices in Nairobi, Lagos and Johannesburg, affiliate offices across the continent and a coordinating office in London. The group offers clients consistent quality of service across each of these territories and additional representation in Cairo, Brussels and Washington.
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