Wood Energy Catalogue

Biomass Energy Strategy (BEST) – Tanzania (2013)

Countries of implementation
United Republic of Tanzania

The objectives of the formulating the strategy were to: 1) identify means of ensuring a more sustainable supply of biomass energy; 2) raise the efficiency with which biomass energy is produced and utilized, 3) promote access to alternative energy sources where appropriate and affordable; and 4) ensure an enabling institutional environment for implementation.

Tanzania, biomass energy, assessment, strategy, institutional setup, demand-supply, stakeholder consultation, action plan, policy, regulatory framework, woodfuel, charcoal kiln, cookstove, renewable, energy efficiency, energy access
Type of initiatives
Strategy or Action Plan
Level of intervention
Responsible agencies
Ministry of Energy and Minerals (Tanzania)
Funding agency
European Union Energy Initiative Partnership Dialogue Facility (EUEI PDF)