Jamhuri Ya Muungano Wa Tanzania

Tanzania Geothermal Development Company

(TGDC)

Eneo la utafiti la Ibadakuli

Ibadakuli geothermal site is located in Usogole Village, Ibadakuli ward, Shinyanga Municipal in Shinyanga region. The area has various springs extended along seasonal Chemu River at a distance of about 700 meters.

Ibadakuli geothermal site lies within the sukumaland greenstone belt in the Archean Nyanzian Greenstone belt of Lake Victoria goldfield. The area is a lowland and swampy, dominated by alluvial sand, with significant composition of quartz, as a result of weathering of felsic units, probably from basement complex of granitoid.