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Southeastern Wind Coalition Adds Vlahoplus To Board Of Directors

Posted by NAW Staff on December 09, 2015

The Southeastern Wind Coalition (SEWC) has welcomed to its board of directors Chris Vlahoplus, partner and cleantech/sustainability practice lead at management consulting firm ScottMadden. ScottMadden is a member of SEWC, whose mission is to advance the wind industry in ways [Read More]

NRG Yield President/CEO Steps Down

Posted by NAW Staff on December 07, 2015

NRG Yield Inc. says its chairman, president and CEO, David Crane, has stepped down and has been replaced in the interim by Mauricio Gutierrez, who currently serves as a director and the chief operating officer (COO) of the company. NRG [Read More]

Broadwind Energy CEO Peter Duprey Steps Down

Posted by NAW Staff on December 01, 2015

Broadwind Energy Inc., an Illinois-based provider of wind components and services through its towers, gears and energy services divisions, has announced the departure of CEO and President Peter C. Duprey, who is leaving to pursue other opportunities. Stephanie K. Kushner, [Read More]

ERCOT Names Mele Senior Vice President And COO

Posted by NAW Staff on November 25, 2015

Cheryl Mele will become senior vice president and chief operating officer (COO) for the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT), the independent system operator of the electric grid and competitive electric markets serving most of Texas. Mele, currently deputy general [Read More]

Law Firm Lands “Trailblazing” Finance Attorney

Posted by NAW Staff on November 18, 2015

Madeleine M.L. Tan has joined Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP Energy, Environmental and Commodities Practice Group as a partner in the New York office. Previously, Tan was partner and head of the project development and finance practice at law firm [Read More]

CohnReznick Cap Markets Expands Renewable Energy Team

Posted by NAW Staff on November 04, 2015

CohnReznick Capital Markets Securities LLC (CohnReznick Cap Markets) has added three new members to its renewable energy team to further support its growing industry practice. Nick Sangermano, managing director and head of corporate and private placements, will lead CohnReznick Cap [Read More]

National Renewable Energy Lab Appoints New Leader

Posted by NAW Staff on October 21, 2015

Dr. Martin Keller has been appointed director of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and president of the Alliance for Sustainable Energy, which manages the laboratory for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). He succeeds Dan E. Arvizu, who served [Read More]

RES Adds New Leaders To Energy Storage Team

Posted by NAW Staff on October 08, 2015

Renewable Energy Systems (RES) has added Dr. Matthias Leuthold and Dr. Craig Horne to the market development team for the company's energy storage practice. Leuthold will serve as business development manager for RES in Germany. In his new role, he [Read More]

NREL Names Director Of National Wind Technology Center

Posted by NAW Staff on October 06, 2015

The U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has appointed Dr. Daniel Laird director of the National Wind Technology Center (NWTC). According to NREL, the NWTC encompasses 305 acres at the base of the foothills south of Boulder, [Read More]

Kollins Named SEWC President

Posted by NAW Staff on October 01, 2015

The Southeastern Wind Coalition (SEWC) has selected Katharine Kollins as its new president, effective Oct. 1. Kollins succeeds Brian O'Hara, who stepped down in May. According to the SEWC, Kollins has extensive experience in project development, project management and finance, [Read More]