Overview

  • Organization TypeImplementing NGO, Service Providers
  • Staff51-100
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2003
blueEnergy delivers energy, water, and sanitation to some of the world’s most isolated, marginalized communities, providing a foundation for health, education, and economic opportunity within the context of a changing climate. Their community-based work provides an immersive, enriching learning platform for future global leaders interested in energy, water, climate change, and international development. Community Development: blueEnergy has used its award-winning approach to deliver a variety of practical energy, water, sanitation, and climate change solutions to more than 30,000 people on the Caribbean Coast of Nicaragua and 16,400 people in Ethiopia. Global Leadership: They have trained over 320 future leaders on the ground, providing them with technical skills and cultural immersion. They also participate in associations and global events to give voice to the isolated poor. Approach There are no quick fixes where they work. Their award-winning, community-based approach takes more time, but produces better results. They don't give things away They look for beneficiary participation in the form of financial contribution, labor, and hosting support to signal an interest in and commitment to the solutions they offer. They stick around They work to create lasting impact by building local capacity, working with local government institutions and other key stakeholders, and staying engaged with the people they serve. They take diversity seriously Solving the complex challenges they take on requires many perspectives. Their team reflects the diversity around them and they make it a point to listen carefully to the voice of indigenous people, women, and youth.  

Where is blueEnergy
Jobs0
    Location of open jobs

    Careers

    Job openings over the past year

    2Total posted jobs

    Examples of past jobs

    • Global Leadership Program: 2017 Summer Fellowship
      Nicaragua
    • Renewable Energy Engineer / Technical Senior Fellow
      Nicaragua

    Staff at blueEnergy have experience in

    Sectors

    • solar / wind / biofuels
    • climate change
    • personnel / human resources
    • events / training
    • research & development

    Countries

    • nicaragua
    • france
    • united states
    • tanzania
    • eritrea

    Skills

    • managerial experience
    • business development
    • experience in recruitment
    • international experience
    • with experience in conflict areas

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    Company Offices
    • United States (headquarters)
    • Eugene
    • 1595 Walnut Street