Encourage. Contribute. Support.

Welcome to CWEEL, the Council on Women in Energy and Environmental Leadership.

Become a Member

Membership

CWEEL supports the role of women in the energy and environmental fields. The CWEEL programs assist in career development activities of existing industry professionals and aspiring young leaders looking for supportive mentors.

Events

Members of CWEEL meet formally three times a year at each of the major AEE tradeshows and expositions. These social events provide opportunities to network with global women in energy and environmental engineering.

Leadership

Volunteers serve as the elected officers of the Chapter Name. Chapter members are encouraged to participate and help manage and lead chapter activities.

WHAT WE DO

ENCOURAGE

Women to overcome the challenges of working in a predominantly male workforce, evoking change, improving work/life balance conditions, and increasing diversity in the workplace.

SECURE

A future in energy and environmental-related technical fields for women by supporting the training, education, and mentoring of young girls and women.

CONTRIBUTE

To the advancement of women in leadership positions throughout the industry.

SUPPORT

The development of a more prominent voice for women in the industry.

No Compromise.

Promote Business, Industry and the Environment.

Energy Engineers working to increase energy efficiency, reduce carbon, and improve the environments in which we live and work.

NEWS

Seeing CWEEL: Kayla deCarr

January 26, 2023

In Her Own Words Tell us about your career journey. I started working in the energy space shortly after graduating college as an AmeriCorps volunteer in Connecticut. I worked on … Read more

Seeing CWEEL: Maura Appleberry

December 9, 2022

Maura described her previous roles and professional journey below: I began my junior year of high school doing battery research after school at a university in my hometown. I focused … Read more

Seeing CWEEL: Allison Muehe

December 2, 2022

In the words of her nominator, “Allison is knowledgeable in energy efficiency auditing and I am impressed with her entrepreneurial spirit and commitment to the energy efficiency field. She is … Read more