Sandra Pointel

University of Sussex

PhD researcher


Role at Tyndall
Sandra is a part of the Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research

Role at Council
Theme Co-ordinator: Energy and Emissions.

Research Interests
My research focuses on the potential opportunities and challenges for renewable energy technologies to address energy access and low carbon development in Sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Ghana. Interests include sustainable energy, rural electrification, governance, low carbon innovation and decentralisation.

Duration of your PhD



Power and politics: the elephant in the room in sustainability debates

Research areas