Executive Secretary, TAREA
Tanzania, United Republic of
Dr.-Ing. Matthew Matimbwi is the expert in renewable energy and energy efficiency graduated from University of Flensburg Germany. He has been working in the sector of renewable energy and energy efficiency for more than 20 years working to support rural off-grid communities to access sustainable energy for poverty alleviation. He is the Executive Secretary for Tanzania Renewable Energy Association (TAREA) and Chairperson of East Africa Renewable Energy Federation (EAREF). He is champion in the areas of: advancing knowledge and skills; networking; lobbying and advocacy; development and enforcement of the standards; and market development applications and services.