Women in Energy

Women in Energy: An interview with Ndiarka Mbodji

During this Women in Energy podcast, we speak to Ndiarka Mbodji, Founder and CEO of Kowry Energy about the contribution of women in energy.


female engineer

Industry leader champions the hiring of female engineers

ABB is focusing on building a future that prioritises diversity and inclusion by championing the hiring of female engineers. Nearly half of hired engineers in the company’s electrification business in Southern Africa are female.

Podcast: Women in Energy: interview with Isabel Fick

The role of women in the energy sector is not to be underestimated, nor is their contribution to multi-million-dollar utilities across Africa. During this...
Sivan Ya'ari

SIVAN YA’ARI: Leading an NPO to complete 2,000 projects in five years

Innovate: Africa, under the leadership of CEO Sivan Ya’ari, has completed over 500 solar and water projects across 10 countries in Africa and is on a journey to complete more in partnership with communities and governments.
Nozi Mbovane

NOZI MBOVANE: A junior engineer’s industry perspective

Working across eight renewable energy projects as a junior power engineer at Globeleq South Africa, Nozi Mobovane's role includes mastering engineering skills for both solar and wind technology.
AMDA Jessica Stephens

JESSICA STEPHENS: Electrifying Africa with AMDA

Being appointed CEO of the Africa Mini-grids Association earlier this year felt very much like a natural transition for Jessica Stephens in her quest to bring make electricity available to all.
Lenah Mabusela. Power Engineer. Globeleq South Africa

LENAH MABUSELA shares her views on renewables in South Africa

Lenah Mabusela, one of Globeleq South Africa’s power engineers, talks about the importance of the country celebrating Youth Day as well as diversity in the renewable energy sector.