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AES Appoints Bernerd Da Santos Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced today that Bernerd Da Santos has been appointed Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, effective January 1, 2015. Mr. Da Santos has been serving as Acting Chief Operating Officer since December 1, 2014. “Bernerd’s 30 years of experience in the electric utilities industry and in-depth knowledge of AES’ […]

Yingli Green Energy Announces Results of 2013 Annual General Meeting

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Limited (NYSE: YGE) (“Yingli Green Energy” or the “Company”), the largest vertically integrated solar panel manufacturer in the world, known as “Yingli Solar,” announced that all shareholder resolutions proposed at the Company’s 2013 annual general meeting held on November 17, 2014 were duly passed. The shareholders passed the following resolutions […]

AES Announces COO Transition

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Andrew Vesey, will leave the Company effective December 31, 2014, in order to accept the position of Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of AGL Energy Limited, an integrated energy company publicly listed in Australia. Bernerd Da Santos, who currently […]

Vivint Solar Names Kent R. Williams As Vice President Of Asset Management

Solar Loan Operations Expert Joins Second Largest Residential Solar Integrator Vivint Solar (NYSE: VSLR), the second largest U.S. residential solar provider, named Kent R. Williams as Vice President of Asset Management. Williams will work closely with current and future residential solar financing providers to provide best in class asset management services. Williams brings with him […]

Andalay Solar Appoints Wei-Tai Kwok as Chief Operating Officer

Andalay Solar (OTCQB: WEST), a leading designer and supplier of integrated solar power systems, announced the expansion of its senior executive team and the appointment of Mr. Wei-Tai Kwok as Chief Operating Officer. In this position, Mr. Kwok will report directly to Steven Chan, President and CEO, and will be charged with the oversight and […]

Plug Power names Paul B. Middleton as New Chief Financial Officer

Plug Power Inc. (NASDAQ: PLUG), a leader in providing clean, reliable energy products, announces today that Paul B. Middleton, CPA, has been appointed as the company’s new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Middleton has a proven background in strategy, mergers and acquisitions, controls and risk management for manufacturing and technology companies, and is expected to bring […]

Ron Foster Joins the Advanced Energy Board of Directors

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEIS) today announced that Ron Foster, CFO and vice president of Finance at Micron Technology, Inc. has joined the company’s board of directors. A veteran of the semiconductor industry, Mr. Foster comes to the board as the Company is expanding and diversifying its product lines and applications globally. “We are very […]

Sol Systems Hires Michael Woods as General Counsel

New Hire Marks +30% Expansion for the D.C. – Based Solar Energy Finance and Investment Firm Sol Systems, a Washington, D.C. – based solar energy finance and investment firm, announced that Michael Woods has joined the organization as General Counsel. In this role, Mr. Woods will lead Sol Systems’ legal efforts to achieve even greater […]

Suntech CEO Appointed First Chief Chairman of Asian Photovoltaic Industry Association

Suntech Power Holdings Co., Ltd. (NYSE: STP), the world’s largest producer of solar panels, today announced that its CEO and founder, Dr. Zhengrong Shi, has been appointed the first Chief Chairman of the Asian Photovoltaic Industry Association (APVIA). APVIA members, which include 670 photovoltaic (PV) enterprises, 23 industry associations and 15 research institutions, chose Dr. […]

Enerdynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. Appoints James Kerr as CFO and Grants Options

EnerDynamic Hybrid Technologies Corp. (formerly MCM Capital One Inc.) (TSX-V: EHT) (“EHT” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. James Kerr as Chief Financial Officer of EHT. Mr. Kerr is an accomplished CFO with over twenty years of extensive experience in corporate restructuring, mergers and acquisitions, debt consolidation, corporate finance, financial […]