ACRA – Cooperazione Rurale in Africa e America Latina

Feasibility Study for the Construction of a Hydroelectric Plant in Mfereke, Njombe, Tanzania

The project consisted in the execution of a feasibility study for the identified opportunity of installing one small hydro-power plant at the village of Mfereke, Njombe Region, Tanzania.


Outcome and Impact:

The impact of this project was the availability of a fully-fledged bankable project proposal that, when executed, will provide: an additional 650.000 kWh/year of renewable energy and over 500 rural connections to households (450), local enterprises (50), public services (3), one corporate customer and the Professional College of Njombe.



Total Project Budget

EUR 59 287

EEP Africa Financing

EUR 49 873





Project Period

2013 - 2014