Alhaij Abdul-Wahab Raaj

Job Title
Managing Director
Süka Power Ltd.

Abdul-Wahab Raaj (BSc. MBA, MSc) is an expert on solar energy and environmental management. He was born in Ghana, educated in Germany and Britain. He currently runs Süka Energy Group of which Suka Power Ltd is a part. After finishing his renewable energy technical training in Thüringen, Germany in 1999, he moved to the United Kingdom in 2004 and started his own company - Süka Energy Group - specialised in solar energy components and electrical heating systems distribution in the UK for manufacturers from Germany. Süka has become one of UK's leading providers of grid- based solar energy solutions, designing, selling, and installing solar systems across United Kingdom; and since 2009, in Ghana too.
After completing his Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Development Finance and Operations Management; and Master of Science (MSc.) in Energy and Environmental Management with the Open University of United Kingdom, Mr Raaj has functioned as a leading expert on solar energy and environmental management; providing strategic guidance and data-driven insights to empower businesses in the energy sector. With over 20 years of experience in the industry, Mr. Raaj is a trusted advisor known for his expertise in energy strategy, data analysis, and sustainable solutions.
He has provided consultancy services to leading organisations like University of Bristol and other clients such as hospitals to optimise their energy portfolios, enhance operational efficiency, and drive sustainability initiatives. His analytical mindset, combined with a deep understanding of renewable energy technologies, enables him to identify growth opportunities and guide clients toward a greener, NetZero, and more profitable future.
He currently lives and works in Ghana building up Süka Power Limited as well as its knowledge transfer wing known as Women in Renewable Energy (WiRE) in Ghana. He has travelled extensively throughout Europe, Asia and West Africa always learning about the different approaches used by different organisations to achieve wider diffusion of renewable energy.

June 14, 2023Roundtable Discussion


Further Content

Wes Stein, Chief Research Scientist for Solar Technologies at CSIRO

CSP – How Concentrated Solar Power Works

The smarter E Podcast Episode 150 | Language: English

September 14, 2023

With CSP we can achieve high temperatures of 150 - 1500 Celsius to drive power cycles or industrial processes such as cement production or green hydrogen. But how far along is CSP technology? Wes Stein will give us the answer to this and other questions.

Market Trends

PV Production: Can Europe Keep Up With the Rest of the World?

September 7, 2023

Even though the European Solar PV Industry Alliance is predicting that its own annual production capacity goal of 30 gigawatts (GW) will actually be exceeded by 2025, there’s still no guarantee that Europe will be able to catch back up with the international competition and secure a leading position again when it comes to PV production.

Dr. Hamed Beheshti and Ahmad Sandid

How Solar PV Is Helping to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals in Africa

The smarter E Podcast Episode 149 | Language: English

September 7, 2023

Africa has a huge untapped solar potential. The integrated solar water desalination project at Lodwar Hospital in Kenya is a flagship project that contributes to several Sustainable Development Goals.


PV-Symposium Brings Together Optimistic German-speaking Solar Industry

March 3, 2023

Innovations at the PV Symposium: Solar technology, sector coupling, promotion of renewable energies


EU energy transition initiatives ETIP SNET and BRIDGE present themselves

March 1, 2023

The EU initiatives ETIP SNET and BRIDGE will present themselves at a joint booth at EM Power Europe 2023.

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