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Vestas appoints new Country President of Vestas Brazil

Ruben Lazo has been appointed new Country President of Vestas Brazil. Joining Vestas from a position as Chief Commercial Officer in AREVA S.A, in France, he enters into his new position on 1st April. Ruben Lazo is a German national with extensive experience across multiple businesses and functions internationally. He held various leadership positions in […]

China Sunergy Announces Resignation of an Independent Director

China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: CSUN) (“China Sunergy” or “the Company”), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, announced that Wenze Wang (“Mr. Wang”) has tendered his resignation as an independent director with effect from March 26, 2014 due to personal reasons. Upon his resignation, he also ceased to be a member of each of […]

Peter B. Littlewood appointed Director of Argonne National Laboratory

Peter B. Littlewood, a Professor of Physics at the University of Chicago and the Associate Laboratory Director for Physical Sciences and Engineering at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory, has been selected to serve as Argonne’s 13th director, University of Chicago President Robert J. Zimmer announced. Littlewood becomes director at a time of […]

SEIA Membership Elects New Directors

By a vote of its members, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced today that the following industry leaders have been elected to serve on SEIA’s Board of Directors: Susan Brown, Principal at Brightergy; Tony Clifford, CEO at Standard Solar Inc.; Todd Glass, Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati; Ed Murray, President of Aztec […]

Energy Future Holdings Announces Two North Texas Leaders Join Sustainable Energy Advisory Board

Mabrie Jackson and Heather Reynolds provide input from economic development and customer viewpoints Energy Future Holdings announced the appointment of two prominent North Texas community leaders to its Sustainable Energy Advisory Board. Mabrie Jackson and Heather Reynolds join the SEAB eight additional members to provide input on the company’s policies and practices. Jackson represents economic […]

Dr. France Córdova Resigns from Edison International Board of Directors to Become Director of the National Science Foundation

Edison International (NYSE:EIX)  announced that its board of directors accepted the resignation of Dr. France Córdova, who resigned in order to accept an appointment by U.S. President Obama to serve as Director of the National Science Foundation. ‘We congratulate Dr. Córdova on her confirmation by the U.S. Senate to the position of director of the […]

Richard Hashim is Appointed Vice President and General Manager of EnerPlex Division at Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc.

Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the Company’s EnerPlex’ series of consumer products, announced that Richard Hashim has been appointed Vice President & General Manager of the EnerPlex consumer electronics division. Mr. Hashim brings a wealth of international C-level experience in the technology and consumer electronics […]

Richard Hashim is Appointed Vice President and General Manager of EnerPlex Division at Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc.

Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI), a developer of state-of-the-art, flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules integrated into the Company’s EnerPlex’ series of consumer products, announced that Richard Hashim has been appointed Vice President & General Manager of the EnerPlex consumer electronics division. Mr. Hashim brings a wealth of international C-level experience in the technology and consumer electronics […]

Seb Berry joins the Board of EPIA

We’re pleased to announce that Seb Berry, Solarcentury’s Head of External Affairs, has been appointed to the Board of EPIA (The European Photovoltaic Industry Association). He is the only representative of a British-headquartered company to be appointed. Seb is also on the Board of the STA. Seb joined Solarcentury in 2001 and is still one […]

SunEdison Partners with GRID Alternatives to Launch National Women in Solar Initiative

SunEdison and the SunEdison Foundation contribute $1.2 million toward the expansion of the solar industry talent base SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) and the SunEdison Foundation today announced a $1.2 million philanthropic partnership with GRID Alternatives, the nation’s largest non-profit solar installer. Together the organizations are launching a National Women in Solar Initiative with the goal […]