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Study on Role of Women in Energy Transition
ECWT´s collaborating partner empirica commissioned by CINEA
ECWT´s collaborating partner Empirica commissioned by CINEA, the European Climate, Infrastructure and Environment Executive Agency (Contract CINEA/2021/OP/0012) is carrying out a twelve-month in-depth investigation in all EU member countries, as well as in Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, Turkey, the UK, USA, Canada and Australia with:
  • The goal to analyze the role of women in energy transition and the impact of gender imbalances; explore challenges related to gender equality in the sector; recommend steps for progress, promising policy approaches and show best practices in stakeholder initiatives.
  • The methods applied: representative interview survey (CATI) of more than 2,800 companies, online surveys targeting persons working in the sector, analysis of secondary data and good practices; forecast of the share of women in education and labour market related to the energy transition until 2050.
  • The survey is available in 22 languages and can be accessed here:
  • You can follow the progress of the work on our website and Linkedin.

Empirica´s consortium includes: DIW Econ (Germany), Fraunhofer-IAO CeRRI (Germany), Portia (UK / Germany), GDCC (Netherlands) and ÖGUT (Austria).

By participating in our survey – and/or sharing it with others working in the industry – you have the opportunity to help shape a more inclusive and rewarding work environment in the energy sector.