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CEO of Manitoba Hydro to step down in September

Manitoba Hydro Electric Board announced that Scott A. Thomson will be stepping down as President and CEO effective September 22, 2015. Mr. Thomson is leaving to take on a senior executive position in the private sector and has agreed to stay on through the summer to assist the Board of Directors in ensuring an orderly […]

ReNew Power Expands its Board of Directors with the Appointment of Two Independent Directors

ReNew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd., one of India’s largest clean energy companies has recently announced the induction of two new Directors to the ReNew Power Board. With this, the total strength of the Board of Directors increases to 8 directors. Joining the Board are Tantra N. Thakur and David B. Sandalow. Tantra N. Thakur heads […]

Vestas: Decision regarding criminal charges against former Chief Financial Officer

The Danish State Prosecutor for Serious Economic and International Crime (the Fraud Squad) has informed Vestas that it will not pursue criminal charges against former Vestas CFO Henrik Nørremark in the matter relating to financial transactions with a former Indian cooperation partner, ref. company announcements No. 36/2012 of 2 October 2012 and No. 22/2013 of […]

Hydro One Inc. Announces Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

David Denison, Chair of the Board of Directors Hydro One Inc., today announced the appointment of Michael Vels to the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO)for Hydro One Inc. effective July 1, 2015. Mr. Vels was most recently Chief Financial Officer at Maple Leaf Foods Inc. where he took on increasing roles and responsibility from […]

CPS Energy’s CEO Doyle Beneby receives national recognition for leadership in energy industry

The Keystone Policy Center honored national leaders and businesses at its 22nd Annual Leadership Awards Dinner on June 10 in Washington, D.C. for finding common ground and working collaboratively to confront challenges ranging from deforestation in South America to improving teacher quality to securing our energy future. During the event, Doyle Beneby, President and CEO […]

Arise AB: Change of CEO

The company’s Chief Executive Officer, Peter Nygren, has notified the Board of Directors that he will be stepping down from his post as CEO. The process of recruiting a new CEO has been initiated. Peter Nygren will remain without change in his position until a new CEO has been appointed, which is expected to take […]

Envision Appoints John Childs as Head of Turbine Business Development in EMEA

Envision Energy, the world’s leading smart energy solution provider, announced the appointment of John Childs as Head of Turbine Business Development in Europe Middle East & Africa. Mr. Childs will be based in its Global Innovation Center in Denmark to lead the company’s turbine business in the EMEA markets. “We had significant achievement in the […]

Envision Appoints John Childs as Head of Turbine Business Development in EMEA

Envision Energy, the world’s leading smart energy solution provider, announced the appointment of John Childs as Head of Turbine Business Development in Europe Middle East & Africa. Mr. Childs will be based in its Global Innovation Center in Denmark to lead the company’s turbine business in the EMEA markets. “We had significant achievement in the […]

Wi-SUN Alliance Appoints Bob Heile as Director of Standards

Wi-SUN Strengthens Resources to help accelerate adoption in key strategic markets The Wi-SUN Alliance announced that Bob Heile has joined the organization as Director of Standards with the mission of advancing the global adoption of Wi-SUN’s interoperable wireless solutions using IEEE 802.15.4 and related standards. Dr. Heile brings over 30 years’ experience to the Wi-SUN […]

Willem P. Roelandts named Chairman of the Board of Directors of Applied Materials

Applied Materials, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Willem P. Roelandts as chairman effective immediately. Mr. Roelandts succeeds Michael R. Splinter, who has retired from the board. Mr. Roelandts is currently Applied Materials’ lead independent director and has served on the board since 2004. A highly respected leader in […]