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Ebun Ayandele

  • Climate-Aligned Industries

Ebun is a manager on RMI’s Climate-Aligned Industries team. She manages RMI’s workstreams on mitigating methane emissions from municipal solid waste, including creating mitigation strategies, conducting techno-economic analysis, designing workshops, developing capacity for municipal waste officials, and policy advisory.

Prior to joining the Climate-Aligned Industries team, Ebun was a part of RMI’s Climate Intelligence Program, where she worked on oil and gas decarbonation to improve emissions transparency and accountability in the oil and gas sector. Ebun’s stint with RMI began with the Africa Energy Program, where she supported rural electrification strategies to provide affordable, reliable, and clean energy access in sub-Saharan Africa through techno-economic modeling of mini-grid systems, and market research and project implementation. Following this, she worked with mining companies to transition to low-carbon energy alternatives.


Before joining RMI, she worked with the Energy Efficiency team at Eversource Energy to identify energy savings opportunities and support strategies to reduce building energy load. She received a master’s degree in Energy Systems from Northeastern University, specializing in the integration of energy systems design, financial planning, and policy implementation.

Education & Awards
  • MS, Energy Systems – Northeastern University
  • MS, Chemical Engineering University at Buffalo – The State University of New York
  • BS, Chemical Engineering – University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

New York