Carbon footprint reduction opportunities for agro-processing industries in Tanzania

Date: 2010
Client: United Nations Industrial Development Organisation
Location: Tanzania
Outcome: The project focused on identifying opportunities for reducing the carbon footprint associated with agro-processing industries in Tanzania. Agriculture and agro-processing are key economic sectors in Tanzania and are major contributors to the country’s carbon footprint. Work included surveys of current energy usage, carbon footprint calculations and a full set of implementable strategies for the industries.