Dar es Salaam power station

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The Dar es Salaam power station was a proposed 400-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power station in Tanzania.

The proposal is not to be confused with the proposed Ngaka power station.


The map below shows the location of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, but not the exact location of the Dar es Salaam power station.

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In August 2011, executive chairman of Australia-based Intra Energy Corporation (IEC) Graeme Robertson said that the company was considering a 400 MW coal plant in Dar es Salaam and a 400 MW power plant in Mbeya, sometime in 2013-2018.[1]

The project is not mentioned on IEC's "Tanzania Projects" page or Tancoal's page.[2][3][4] It appears shelved or cancelled.

Project Details

  • Sponsor: Intra Energy Corporation
  • Parent company:
  • Location: Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
  • Coordinates: -6.823, 39.269 (approximate)
  • Status: Cancelled
  • Gross Capacity: 400 MW
  • Type: Subcritical
  • Start date:
  • Coal Type:
  • Coal Source:
  • Source of financing:

Articles and resources


  1. "IEC to mine coal and help power Tanzania," TNA New Age, August 25, 2011
  2. "Tanzania Projects," Intra Energy Corporation, accessed February 2015
  3. "Coal," Intra Energy Corporation, accessed December 2021
  4. "Projects," Tancoal, accessed December 2021

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