Energy & Gender News

Powering Gender Equality

The article “Powering Gender Equality” highlights the powerful female CEOs driving energy access and how distributed renewables are reducing pollution, improving health, and empowering women in the world’s poorest countries.

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Two women taking control of their work-life balance

Access to electricity can have a transformative power over the lives of women in Africa. Previously constrained by the rising and setting of the sun, women in rural households can now start to organize their own time.


Introducing the Renewable Equity Project (REP) – Women’s Advancement on the Expansion of the Clean Energy Economy

Center for International Environment and Resource Policy (CIERP) is pleased to announce the launch of the Renewable Equity Project (REP), a new initiative to explore the impact of women’s advancement on the expansion of the clean energy economy. The project is developing cutting edge research geared toward energy sector institutions as well as innovative methods for building gender diversity in the clean energy sector in the US and globally.