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Jesse Campbell named CFO at Suzlon North America

Joe Siprut retires after 10 years of loyal service Jesse Campbell has been appointed as Suzlon Wind Energy Corporation’s (SWECO) CFO. Campbell, 43, has worked in the wind industry for seven years. He most recently served in key Finance, Strategic Planning, and Business Development capacities at E.ON Climate & Renewables North America, one of the […]

Paul Simons named IEA Deputy Executive Director

Senior US diplomat brings strong background in energy, economics Mr. Paul Simons, a senior United States diplomat with a strong background in energy and economic policy, has been selected to be the new Deputy Executive Director of the International Energy Agency. Mr. Simons will take up his position on 8 July 2015. “We look forward […]

Jane Palmieri Announced as New Co-Chair to Lead Alliance to Save Energy’s Board

The Alliance to Save Energy’s (Alliance) Board of Directors elected Jane Palmieri, business president of Dow Building and Construction at The Dow Chemical Company, to serve as Industry Co-Chair. Palmieri is the first woman to hold this post and the Alliance’s top three leadership positions are now all held by women: Palmieri, Senator Jeanne Shaheen […]

Jane Palmieri Announced as New Co-Chair to Lead Alliance to Save Energy’s Board

The Alliance to Save Energy’s (Alliance) Board of Directors elected Jane Palmieri, business president of Dow Building and Construction at The Dow Chemical Company, to serve as Industry Co-Chair. Palmieri is the first woman to hold this post and the Alliance’s top three leadership positions are now all held by women: Palmieri, Senator Jeanne Shaheen […]

SunEdison Appoints Pancho Perez As EVP And COO

SunEdison, Inc. (NYSE: SUNE), the world’s largest renewable energy development company, announced thatPancho Perez has been appointed to the newly created role of Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Perez’s appointment extends his role as COO for TerraForm Power to leadership in the same role across the SunEdison platform. Mr. Perez has previously […]

Sungevity Appoints Peter Graf As Chief Product Officer

New Position Designed to Grow Leading E-Commerce Solar Brand, Taking Online Platform to Next Level Sungevity, Inc., a recognized leader in the global solar market, announced that it has appointed Peter Graf as Chief Product Officer, a new position for the company. As CPO, Graf will be responsible for leading the company’s online platform strategy […]

Air Products Appoints Marie Ffolkes as President, Industrial Gases-Americas

Air Products (NYSE: APD) announced today that Marie Ffolkes has been appointed to the position of President, Industrial Gases–Americas, effective May 18, 2015. Ffolkes comes to Air Products with 20 years of manufacturing experience and has held senior executive positions with advancing responsibilities at several companies during that time. Ffolkes will report to Corning Painter, […]

WWST names James S. Bryan Managing Director of Global Business Development

James S. Bryan has been named Managing Director of Global Business Development, it was announced today by WorldWater & Solar Technologies, Inc. ( WWST), the developer and marketer of proprietary, advanced technology solar systems and applications, including standalone off-grid high-powered water pumping and purification/desalination stations. “Jim Bryan joins us at a pivotal stage for our […]

NREL Fills Key Leadership Role for Energy Systems Security and Resilience

Dr. Erfan Ibrahim has joined the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory as director of Cyber Physical Systems Security and Resilience for NREL’s Energy Systems Integration directorate. This critical area of research and development addresses the challenges of integrating clean energy sources into the national energy infrastructure. “Erfan’s experience, creativity and vision complements our existing […]

E.ON Energy Services Sets New Leadership Team for U.S. Market

Will Bring ‘Owner’s Eye’ to U.S. Renewable Energy Customers in Asset Management, Maintenance & Repair Services E.ON Energy Services, the service arm of energy giant E.ON, has named the leadership team for its newly launched venture, which aims to provide U.S. renewable energy customers with tailored asset management, maintenance, and repair services to drive more […]