This case study highlights the various ways in which LaGeo—a geothermal energy utility in El Salvador—developed strategies throughout its corporate mission and operations to adhere to national laws on gender equality and national development goals, resulting in environmental, social, and women’s empowerment outcomes, as well as positive impacts on business outcomes.
This report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) examines the question of gender equity throughout sector.
Este documento presenta un panorama general del papel de las mujeres en el sector energético formal. Demuestra que la participación equitativa de las mujeres en el sector redundará en bene cios mensurables, incluyendo mayores rendimientos de las inversiones y mejores resultados de desarrollo.
This framework provides utilities with global best practices and practical resources to identify gaps, define objectives and establish a road map for sustained progress in integrating gender equity throughout their operations and corporate structures.
This document provides an overview of research, programmatic trends and upcoming studies that will provide data to help the sector understand the gendered impacts of energy projects and develop best practices.
This guide was developed to support energy regulators in low- and middle-income countries in promoting gender equality. The document focuses on the inclusion of women in multiple facets of energy regulation, including employment, energy regulatory policy, and energy infrastructure projects.
This brief provides an overview of the role of women in the formal energy sector. It presents evidence that women’s equal participation in the sector will result in measurable benefits, including increased returns on investments and stronger development outcomes.
EY’s 2016 Women in Power and Utilities Index tracks the number of women in the boardrooms of the world’s largest utilities in revenue.