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NEDO Announcement of Executive Appointments

NEDO is pleased to announce the following executive appointments effective as of October 1, 2015. Chairman Mr. Kazuo Furukawa President Mr. Akihiko Miyamoto Executive Director Mr. Atsushi Fukuda Executive Director Mr. Eiichi Motoki Executive Director Mr. Munehiko Tsuchiya Executive Director Mr. Makoto Watanabe Executive Director Dr. Yoshiteru Sato Auditor Mr. Nobuyoshi Naka Auditor Ms. Mime […]

Brad Bennett appointed new chair of BC Hydro

Premier Christy Clark announced the appointment of Brad Bennett to the position of chair of the BC Hydro board of directors. Bennett replaces outgoing chair Stephen Bellringer, whose term expires on Sept. 30, 2015. “Brad Bennett’s longstanding passion for reliable, affordable electricity has served the BC Hydro board – and all British Columbians – well […]

Infigen: extended Leave of Absence for Non-executive Director

Infigen Energy (ASX: IFN) advises that the Boards of Infigen Energy Limited, Infigen Energy RE Limited and Infigen Energy (Bermuda) Limited have granted Ms Fiona Harris a leave of absence as a non-executive director for a further 3 month period through to 31 December 2015. Ms Harris is Chair of the Audit, Risk & Compliance […]

Sara Elford Joins Carmanah’s Board of Directors

Carmanah Technologies Corporation (TSX: CMH) (“the Company” or “Carmanah”) today announced that Ms. Sara Elford is joining its Board of Directors. Ms. Elford graduated from Bishop’s University in 1994 with a Bachelor of Business Administration and became a CFA Charterholder in 1997. During her almost 20-year career as a Sell-Side Analyst, Ms. Elford focused on […]

New Generation Power International Names Veteran Utility Executive as CEO

Doyle Beneby is former CEO and President of CPS Energy New Generation Power International (NGPI), an international independent renewable energy company, named Doyle N. Beneby Jr., 56, a utility and power industry veteran, as chief executive officer, effective Oct. 1. Since August 2010, Beneby has been CEO and President of CPS Energy in San Antonio, […]

Maria McCaffery to step down after 10 years as CEO of RenewableUK

The Chief Executive of RenewableUK, Maria McCaffery, will be stepping down next year from her role in the trade association. Julian Brown, Chairman of the Board, announced that Maria has tendered her resignation and will be staying in post until a successor is able to take over the leadership role. This is likely to be […]

Finavera Solar Energy Announces Changes to Board of Directors and Senior Management Team

Finavera Solar Energy Inc. (‘Finavera’ or the ‘Company’) (TSX-V: FVR) Finavera is pleased to announce the appointment of Ken Stadlin and Michael Clark to the Board of Directors. Mr. Stadlin is founder and president of Kenergy Solar, a Washington, DC based solar installer. Founded in 2009, Kenergy has established a leading position in the residential […]

Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. Announces Changes to its Board of Directors

Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. (Guelph Hydro), the electricity distribution company serving more than 53,000 customers in Guelph and Rockwood, Ontario, announces the following changes to its Board of Directors: Jane Armstrong, Chair – Guelph Hydro Electric Systems Inc. Board of Directors Ms. Jane Armstrong, a resident of Guelph, a partner with the law firm […]

Centauri Energy, LLC Names Scott Lane as Lead Project Manager for Beltran Solar, a 300-Megawatt Solar Project in California’s Central Valley

1,600-acre solar project among the largest in California; set to deliver power in 2016 Centauri Energy, LLC has named Scott Lane as Lead Project Manager for its utility-scale solar and wind projects. As part of his responsibilities, Lane will support the development of Beltran Solar, the company’s 300-Megawatt solar project in Stanislaus County, California. The […]

Former energy technology executive joins IEA

Kamel Ben Naceur brings extensive experience to post of Director of Sustainable Energy Policy and Technology Kamel Ben Naceur, a former Schlumberger executive with extensive experience in technology and clean energy, joined the International Energy Agency (IEA) this month as Director for Sustainable Energy Policy and Technology. In his new role, Mr. Ben Naceur will […]