Tanzania–Kenya Gas Pipeline

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Tanzania–Kenya Gas Pipeline is a proposed pipeline that would run from Tanzania to Kenya.[1][2]


The pipeline would run from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, to Mombosa, Kenya.[1][3]

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Note the map above is approximate, as a proposed route map could not be found.

Project details

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  • Length: 600 kilometers[3]
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  • Status: Proposed[1]
  • Cost: US$1.1 billion[1]


In April 2021, it was reported that Kenya and Tanzania signed a deal that could revive plans to export gas to Mombasa from Dar es Salaam via a new pipeline.[1] The agreement is part of a larger plan to expand gas infrastructure links between Kenya and Tanzania.[1][2]

Articles and resources


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 Andrew Wasike, Kenya, Tanzania ink over $1B gas pipeline deal, Anadolu Agency, Apr. 5, 2021, accessed Sep. 14, 2021.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Aggrey Mutambo, Kenya, Tanzania Agree on Plans for Gas Pipeline, All Africa, May 4, 2021, accessed Sep. 14, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Iain Esau, Kenya and Tanzania revive '$1.1bn' gas export pipeline plan, Upstream, May 12, 2021, accessed Sep. 14, 2021.