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Calif. ISO Announces Retirement Of Electricity Industry Veteran

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 27, 2016

The California Independent System Operator (ISO) has announced the upcoming retirement of Karen Edson, vice president of policy and client services, whose position will be restructured into dual, officer-level roles. A 38-year veteran of electricity industry public affairs and policy, [Read More]

University Of California’s Witherell To Head DOE’s Berkeley Lab

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 25, 2016

The University of California’s (UC) board of regents has approved Dr. Michael Witherell, vice chancellor for research at UC Santa Barbara, as the eighth director of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL). Following a national search, Witherell will replace departing director [Read More]

Women Of Wind Energy Adds New Board Members

Posted by Lauren Tyler on January 21, 2016

Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) has announced that Dany St-Pierre and Raheleh Folkerts will join the organization’s board of directors. “As we begin a new year here at Women of Wind Energy, we are thrilled to add these two remarkable [Read More]

Wind And Solar Equipment Provider Ingeteam Names New CEO

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 20, 2016

Spain-headquartered Ingeteam, a component manufacturer for industries including wind and solar, has named Adolfo Rebello the new CEO. Rebello – replacing Javier Ojeda, who has resigned from the position – has been at Ingeteam since 1996. He currently holds the [Read More]

Senvion Appoints Seyfarth Chief Operating Officer

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 18, 2016

Starting in February, German wind turbine manufacturer Senvion will have a new chief operating officer (COO), Dr. Christoph Seyfarth, who will manage the supply chain, global blades, global nacelles, operational excellence and order fulfillment divisions. Seyfarth, who will report directly [Read More]

Nordex Chief Financial Officer To Step Down By Year-End

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 08, 2016

Germany-based turbine manufacturer Nordex says its chief financial officer (CFO), Bernard Schaferbarthold, will not be extending his contract with the company due to family reasons. Schaferbarthold joined Nordex in 2005 and has been the company’s CFO since 2007. He will continue [Read More]

Advanced Energy Economy Welcomes New Execs To Its Board

Posted by Lauren Tyler on January 07, 2016

Several company executives have joined the Advanced Energy Economy’s (AEE) board of directors to support the business group’s efforts to spur the growth of clean energy in the U.S. The new directors are Dan’l Lewin, corporate vice president of Microsoft; [Read More]

DOE Names First Director Of Clean Energy Investment Center

Posted by Lauren Tyler on January 07, 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced Dr. Sanjiv Malhotra will be the first director of the Clean Energy Investment Center (CEIC), located within the Office of Technology Transitions. According to the DOE, the CEIC was established in 2015 [Read More]

Shermco Names Doug Pittman Sales Manager Of Machine Services Division

Posted by NAW Staff on December 30, 2015

Dallas-based Shermco Industries has hired Doug Pittman as sales manager for its machine services division (MSD). Pittman will be responsible for managing and overseeing the business development and account service team for Shermco MSD throughout the U.S. With approximately 10 [Read More]

Senvion Names Jurgen Geissinger Its New CEO

Posted by NAW Staff on December 17, 2015

Jurgen Geissinger has joined Germany-based wind turbine maker Senvion as the company's new CEO. Former CEO Andreas Nauen, who led the company for the past five years, will continue to support the Senvion as a member of the advisory board. [Read More]