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IISD-ELA pleased to announce appointment of inaugural Board of Directors

The International Institute for Sustainable Development-Experimental Lakes Area (IISD-ELA) is pleased to announce the appointment of its first Board of Directors. “IISD-ELA is thrilled that such a renowned group of individuals will be working on its new board to serve the best interests of this world-class research facility,” says Matthew McCandless, executive director of IISD-ELA. […]

Jessica McDonald appointed new BC Hydro President and CEO

BC Hydro’s board of directors announced that Jessica McDonald has been appointed as President and CEO of BC Hydro. The appointment comes after a three-month search initiated in February when current President and CEO, Charles Reid, announced plans to retire. “I’m very pleased to have Jessica join the BC Hydro team. She brings a wealth […]

New board member elected by the employees to join Vestas’ Board of Directors

Knud Bjarne Hansen, board member elected by the employees, has announced that he will retire from the Board of Directors of Vestas Wind Systems A/S as per 1 July 2014, as Knud Bjarne wants to dedicate all his efforts to supporting Vestas’ joint venture, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind A/S. Chief Specialist Kim Bredo Rahbek, employed […]

Lloyd Axworthy, Ian Charles Stewart join IISD Board of Directors

The International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD) is pleased to announce the appointment of the Honourable Lloyd Axworthy and Ian Charles Stewart to its Board of Directors. “Dr. Lloyd Axworthy and Ian Charles Stewart are both highly respected thought leaders with a deep commitment to sustainable development. We are excited to welcome them both to […]

Air Products Names Seifi Ghasemi Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

Air Products’ (NYSE: APD) Board of Directors announced today that Seifi Ghasemi has been named its new chairman, president and chief executive officer, effective July 1. Mr. Ghasemi is currently a director of the Company, and chairman and chief executive officer of Rockwood Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:ROC). Mr. Ghasemi succeeds John E. McGlade who will continue […]

Etrion Announces Results of Election of Directors

Etrion Corporation (‘Etrion’ or the ‘Company’) (STO:ETX)(TSX:ETX), a solar independent power producer, held its 2014 Annual and Special General Meeting of Shareholders and the nominees listed in the management information circular were elected as directors of the Company. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors are set out below: Etrion Corporation is […]

SEIA Elects New Board Chairman, Vice Chairman

Following a vote at its board meeting in San Francisco yesterday, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) announced that Nat Kreamer, President and CEO of Clean Power Finance, has become Chairman of the SEIA Board, effective immediately. Tom Starrs, Vice President of Market Strategy and Policy for SunPower Corp, will serve as Vice Chairman. Mr. […]

Ballard Announces Election of Directors at Annual General Meeting

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP)(TSX: BLD) today held the Company’s 2013 Annual General Meeting in Burnaby, British Columbia at which all of the nominees listed in the Management Proxy Circular dated April 11, 2014 were elected as directors of the Company. Each of the Ballard directors was re-elected by a majority of the votes cast […]

Advanced Energy Industries Announces CEO Transition

Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:AEIS), a leader in precision power conversion, today announced that after nearly three years at the helm, Garry Rogerson has decided to step down from his role as chief executive officer. Until a successor is identified, Garry will continue to lead the strong management team at Advanced Energy. “Having made enormous […]

REC Solar Welcomes Mark Bettis as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Seasoned solar sales veteran adds to company’s deep commercial solar expertise REC Solar, a national leader in commercial solar electric system design and installation, announced the appointment of Mark Bettis as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Bettis will have direct responsibility over developing the company’s commercial partnerships, managing sales operations and implementing market growth […]