Location: Arusha, Tanzania
Capabilities: 50MW Diesel Engine Plant
Status: Connected March 2012
With widespread power shortages in Tanzania throughout 2011, the Tanzanian parliament approved a program to import and install over 400 MW of diesel-fired temporary generators at various strategic locations throughout the country.
The government chose Symbion Power to participate in this program, requesting the installation of 250 MW of generation equipment.
Installed in March 2012, the Symbion Power Plant in Arusha is a 50MW thermal plant utilizing diesel engines. It provides power to the greater Arusha community.