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Wirth Chair Honors NREL’s Dan Arvizu

Dr. Dan E. Arvizu was honored at the 16th annual Wirth Chair Sustainability Awards Luncheon in Denver today for his longtime leadership at the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The longest-serving director and chief executive in the research organization’s history, Arvizu is retiring after 10 years at its helm. The Wirth Chair in […]

Ming Yang Announces Resignation of a Board Member

China Ming Yang Wind Power Group Limited (NYSE: MY) (“Ming Yang” or the “Company”), announced Mr. Leo Austin resigned as a member of the board of directors of the Company for personal reasons effective from August 18, 2015. Mr. Austin would simultaneously resigned from the audit committee, corporate governance and nominating committee and compensation committee […]

AWS Truepower Announces Major Expansion Of Its Due Diligence Team In Response To Growing Market Demand

AWS Truepower, an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, has responded to the growing success of its due diligence services by expanding its team with several well-known industry veterans and skilled specialists. Starting August 24, Gill Howard Larsen assumed leadership of the group as Director of Due Diligence. Gill has […]

Hanwha Q CELLS Appoints Senior Executive as Director

Hanwha Q CELLS Co., Ltd. (the “Company” or “Hanwha Q CELLS”) (NASDAQ: HQCL), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of high-quality, high-efficiency solar modules, announced the appointment of Mr. Seung Deok (“Andy”) Park to the Board of Directors. Mr. Seongwoo Nam, chairman and chief executive officer of Hanwha Q CELLS, said, ” Mr. Park brings […]

Santee Cooper board approves two officers

The Santee Cooper Board of Directors approved two new officers today (8/24). Marc R. Tye is now executive vice president of competitive markets and generation, and Thomas B. Curtis is vice president of generating stations. Tye joined Santee Cooper in 1984 and has served in a number of capacities, including manager of wholesale markets, manager […]

sPower Names David Shipley as Chief Financial Officer

sPower, a leading renewable energy provider, today announced the appointment of David Shipley as its Chief Financial Officer effective August 24th, 2015 and the hiring of Ray Henger as Senior Vice President of Structured Finance. Shipley takes over as CFO after spending the last several months as sPower’s Senior Vice President of Structured Finance. Bob […]

Hydro One Board Appoints Mayo Schmidt as President & CEO

The Board of Directors for Hydro One announced the appointment of Mayo Schmidt as the company’s incoming President and CEO. Mr Schmidt assumes this role as Hydro One prepares for its transition to a publicly traded company. “We believe that Mr. Schmidt is the ideal person to lead Hydro One in its new era as […]

HEC-Tina continues new Hires

Help us in welcoming Jeff Ingram of Greeneville, TN as our newest professional hire. Jeff will work out of our Greenville plant. He attended Lexington Technical Institute and the University of Kentucky, while studying mechanical engineering. He has had significant experience in working in the electrical, engineering, computer programming, and related businesses. We hired Jeff […]

Vestas appoints new President for Central Europe business unit

Nils de Baar to become Group Senior Vice President and President of Vestas Central Europe on September 1, 2015. Nils de Baar, currently Vice President and Head of Global Customer Accounts at Ericsson’s headquarters in Stockholm, will join Vestas on September 1. He will be based at Vestas’ Central Europe headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. Vestas […]

SCHOTT Appoints Michael Platt to Plant Manager of Duryea, Pa. Manufacturing and Research Facility

Platt brings more than 30 years of manufacturing experience to Duryea, looks to further improve and expand operations in wake of March fire SCHOTT North America has appointed Michael Platt to the role of Plant Manager at SCHOTT’s Duryea manufacturing facility. Platt has worked more than 30 years in the manufacturing sector, and he will […]