Gender and Energy

Farhar, Barbara C., Beth Osnes, and Elizabeth A. Lowry (2014). “Energy and Gender,” in Energy Poverty, Global Challenges and Local Solutions, Antoine Halff, Benjamin K. Sovacool, and Jon Rozhon (eds.), Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, pp. 152-179.

This book was reviewed by President Bill Clinton and Mrs. Gro Harlem Brundtland, former Prime Minister of Norway and head of the World Health Organization.

book_cover_energy_poverty-9780199682362_140 Read the first chapter here.

Farhar, Barbara C. 2004. “Gender and Energy at the Eighth World Renewable Energy Congress” in Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress,
Linking the World with Renewable Energy. Editor: A.A.M. Sayigh. London: Elvesier, Ltd. on CD-ROM (5 pp.).

Julie A. Smith 2000. Solar-Based Rural Electrification and Microenterprise Development in Latin America: A Gender Analysis NREL/SR-550-28995, Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. November. 29 pp. (pdf, 548K).

Elizabeth Cecelski 2000. The Role of Women in Sustainable Energy Development NREL/SR-550-26889, Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. June. 54 pp. (pdf, 597K).

Irene D. Hays and Barbara C. Farhar. 2000. The Role of Science and Technology in the Advancement of Women Worldwide. NREL/TP-820-28944, Golden, CO: National Renewable Energy Laboratory. September. 52 pp. (pdf, 937K).

Farhar, Barbara C. 2000.  “Progress on Linking Gender and Sustainable Energy,” in
Renewables: The Energy for the 21st Century, Proceeding of the World Renewable Energy Congress VI (WREC2000), Part III, edited by A.A.M. Sayigh, Oxford: Pergamon, pp. 1518-1523. (pdf, 263K)

Farhar, Barbara C. 1998. “Gender and Renewable Energy: Policy, Analysis, and Market Implications.”
Proceedings of the World Renewable Energy Congress-V
, Oxford, United Kingdom, September, pp. 230-239.


Farhar, Barbara C.  2000.  “Progress on Linking Gender and Sustainable Energy.”  Presentation at the World Renewable Energy Congress VI (WREC2000), Brighton, U.K., July 5, 2000.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1999.  “Gender Roles and Renewable Energy.”  Presentation at the ENERGIA Workshop on Women and Energy: Policy, Programs, and Markets.  Enschede, The Netherlands, November 3, 1999.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1999.  “Gender Roles, Sustainable Development, and Renewable Energy.”  Invited Lecture for the Environmental Institute, University of Denver, Denver, CO, February 17, 1999.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1998.  “Gender and Renewable Energy:  Policy, Analysis and Market Implications.”  Plenary Address, World Renewable Energy Congress-V, Florence, Italy, September 24.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1998.  Invited panelist for session on “Micro-enterprise Opportunities.”  Women in Agriculture Conference, Washington, DC, July 2.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1997.  “Why Gender and Energy Are Critical to Sustainable Development.” Invited presentation to Feminist Scholars Seminar, University of Colorado, Boulder, November 11.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1996.  Plenary presentation on Symposium on Women and Sustainable Energy and Session on Institutional Issues at Closing Plenary, World Energy Congress, Denver, CO, June 21.  The symposium summary was subsequently distributed to Congress attendees and added to www newsletters and networks.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1996.  “Women and Sustainable Energy.”  Invited presentation, Institute for Policy Studies, Washington, DC, March 7.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1994.  “Strategy on Women and Sustainable Development for the Secretary of Energy’s China Mission.” Memorandum to Gloria Ochoa, November 19.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1994.  “Women and Sustainable Development.”  Presentation at the Second Annual Caribbean Energy Conference and Trade Exposition, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, November.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1994.  “Gender, Energy, and Environmental Policy:  Perspectives from an International Workshop.”  Presentation at the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting; served as panelist in a Professional Workshop on “Negotiating the Corporate and Nonprofit Job Market,” Los Angeles, CA, August 5-8.

Farhar, Barbara C.  1994.  Foreign Travel Trip Report, Women and Global Energy Policy Workshop, Dakar, Senegal, January 19-22, 29 pp.