Professor Freddie Inambao holds an MSc and Ph.D. (Technical Sciences) from Volgograd Polytechnic Institute, Russia. He has lectured in several Universities: University of Zambia, University of Botswana, University of Durban-Westville and University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN). Professor Inambao is a Principal Advisor of the Green Energy Solutions Research Group (UKZN). Professor Inambao’s research and educational efforts focus on: Energy efficiency, Alternative Energy Systems, Renewable energy, Energy Management, Energy Audit, Energy and Fuels, HVAC, Low temperature power generation; Water purification and Desalination. Professor Inambao has directly supervised and graduated more than 30 MSc, Ph.D. students and postdoctoral associates and is supervising over 20 graduates: He is author of more than 120 articles in peer-reviewed international Journals and 130 conference proceedings, a Co-author of 10 books and two chapters in books. Professor Inambao is a recipient of several prestigious awards: Top 30 Publishing Researcher Award for 2016 to 2019; College of Agriculture, Engineering and Science Research Awards 2019; JW Nelson Research Productivity Award for 2013 to 2019.