Recent People News

CCFL: Appointment of Voluntary Administrators

Adam Nikitins and Justin Walsh, partners at Ernst & Young Australia, were appointed Joint and Several Administrators of CFCL on 1 March 2015, pursuant to Section 436A of the Corporations Act 2001. The appointment followed a board resolution that the company was either insolvent, or was likely to become insolvent, and accordingly that it was necessary to appoint […]

Leidos Engineering Grows Renewable Energy Team with Solar Experts, Promotes Larson

Leidos Engineering is expanding its renewable energy capabilities with the addition of five new experts who have extensive backgrounds and expertise in solar power and module manufacturing. Engineers Todd Tolliver, Mark Reusser, and Rounak Kharait have joined the Denver, Colorado, office. Thomas Hickman will be based in Virginia, and Luis Matheus will be in Florida. […]

Iberdrola USA Foundation Adds Two New Directors

Antonio Perez and Craig Denekas to help continue Iberdrola legacy of caring The Iberdrola USA Foundation, Inc. is pleased to name Antonio M. Perez, former chairman and CEO of The Eastman Kodak Company, and Craig N. Denekas, president and CEO of the Libra Foundation as independent non-executive members of its board of directors. “On behalf […]

sPower President J.I. “Chip” Everest to Retire at the End of March

One of the sPower founders will step down to more actively serve several non-profit boards sPower, a leading renewable energy provider, today announced the retirement of company president J.I. “Chip” Everest effective March 31, 2015. As a founder of sPower, Everest served as CFO and later as its president. He has overseen tax equity and […]

NextEra Energy Partners, LP Announces Appointment of Susan Davenport Austin to Board of Directors of General Partner

NextEra Energy Partners, LP (NYSE: NEP) announced the appointment of Susan Davenport Austin to the board of directors of its general partner. Austin joins as an independent director and as a member of the board’s audit and conflicts committees. “We’re very pleased to welcome Susan to the NextEra Energy Partners board,” said Jim Robo, chairman […]

Suntech Announces Mr. (Victor) Haibo Xiong as President

Wuxi Suntech Power Co., Ltd announced that it has appointed Mr. (Victor) Haibo Xiong as President of Suntech, where he will be fully responsible for the management of the company. Mr. Xiong took the position after serving in various roles in the company for the past 10 years. Mr. Xiong brings a strong background and […]

NextEra Energy announces appointment of Amy B. Lane to board of directors

NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE) announced the appointment of Amy B. Lane to its board of directors. Ms. Lane will serve on the board’s finance and investment committee. “We’re extremely pleased to welcome Amy to the NextEra Energy board,” said Jim Robo, chairman and chief executive officer of NextEra Energy. “Amy brings to our board […]

Robin Lunt Appointed As Innovari General Counsel

Interactive energy platform developer, Innovari, added yet another leading industry expert to its management team announcing the addition of Robin Lunt as General Counsel. Lunt is a seasoned and respected attorney and policy advisor, most recently with the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) where she worked as Commissioner Tony Clark’s Legal and Policy Advisor covering […]

Bruce Douglas Joins EPIA as COO

The European Photovoltaic Industry Association (EPIA) announced today that Bruce Douglas is joining its leadership team as the Chief Operating Officer. This further reinforces the new leadership team in EPIA, following last week’s announcement that Photon’s former co-founder Michael Schmela joined EPIA as an Executive Advisor. Douglas was formerly the COO of the European Wind […]

John Jackson to lead Inovateus Solar Operations

Inovateus Solar LLC, a worldwide installer of commercial and industrial solar power systems, is pleased to announce the promotion of John Jackson as the company’s new Vice President of Operations. As he began with the company in early 2014 as a Senior Account Executive, John will continue working with key portfolio accounts while taking responsibility […]