Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA)

TAREA is a non-profit National NGO that brings together actors in the renewable energy to promote the accessibility and use of renewable energies in Tanzania Mainland. TAREA cooperates with all important enterprises in Tanzania, as well as (international organizations. TAREA has been implementing activities promoting; capacity, Energy SMEs mentoring and coaching, information collection and distribution, awareness raising and technology demonstration, service quality control, energy gender mainstreaming, lobbying/advocating (incentives, policies, regulations, financing products), technology research, market studies and consultancy services.

Mission: to promote and advocate the increased use of Renewable Energy by developing an effective network of members and stakeholders, emphasising the need for quality and best practice throughout the sector.

To advance knowledge and skills;
To manage knowledge and dissemination information;
To network members and other key actors in the public and private sector;
To support the creation of an enabling environment and framework for a sustainable renewable energy market;
To support and encourage best practice, including development and enforcement of standards and codes of conduct;
To promote the local manufacture of Renewable Energy products and enterprise development in the Renewable Energy;
To facilitate market development of Renewable Energy technologies, applications and services.



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Knowledge / Information

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Market Facilitator.

Capacity development: Education and Research; Information and Knowledge; Networking; Advocacy/Representation; Project Development

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Education and Research; Information and Knowledge; Networking; Representation; Projects

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