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The United Republic of Tanzania

State Mining Corporation

State Mining Corporation

Coal Trade

Government of the United Republic of Tanzania. It holds a Special Mining License (SML-233/2005) within the Ivogo Ridge and Prospecting License (PL-9963/2014) at Kabulo Ridge. The project is within Songwe-Kiwira coalfield which is situated 100km South of Mbeya City.

Location of Songwe-Kiwira coalfield Project, 100km South of Mbeya City.

The most resent feasibility study for coal to power generation reveals coal resources of about 85 million tonnes available at Ivogo and Kabulo ridges within the Kiwira Coal Fields capable for sustaining coal fired power of up to 400MW with minimum life span of more than 40 years and also supply coal to manufacturing industries and other customers.