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Vestas Exec Appointed Chairman Of Global Wind Energy Council

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 27, 2016

Vestas’ Morten Dyrholm has been appointed chairman of the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), a global trade association representing the wind industry. Dyrholm, vice president and global head of marketing and public affairs at Vestas Wind, succeeds Dr. Klaus Rave, [Read More]

Al Rudeck Named President Of ALLETE Clean Energy

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 26, 2016

ALLETE Clean Energy, a wholly owned subsidiary of Duluth, Minn.-based ALLETE Inc., has appointed Al Rudeck company president to replace Eric Norberg, who is retiring after his 38-year career with ALLETE effective July 1. According to the company, Rudeck began his [Read More]

Executive Roles Shift At Interstate Renewable Energy Council

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 25, 2016

The Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC) has announced that Jane Weissman will step down as its president and CEO on June 30, after leading the U.S. nonprofit since 1994. Larry Sherwood, currently IREC’s vice president and chief operations officer, has [Read More]

Broadwind Energy Announces New Executive Leadership

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 23, 2016

Cicero, Ill.-based Broadwind Energy Inc. has named Stephanie K. Kushner president and CEO, effective May 20. Kushner has been Broadwind’s interim president and CEO since December. She is also a member of the board of directors and has served as [Read More]

WoWE To Recognize Six Rudd Mayer Awardees, Five Wind At Our Backs Scholars

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 19, 2016

Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) has selected six 2016 Rudd Mayer Memorial Fellows and five 2016 Wind at Our Backs Scholars to be recognized at the group’s annual luncheon on May 25 during the WINDPOWER 2016 Conference and Exhibition in [Read More]

Renewable NRG Systems Makes Hire To Expand EMEA Presence

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 11, 2016

Vermont-based Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision-support tools for the renewable energy industry, has hired Mario López as senior territory manager for the Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region to increase the company’s presence in [Read More]

AWEA Honors Iowa Senator’s Impact On Wind Industry

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 05, 2016

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) is recognizing U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, for his leadership in advancing wind energy in Iowa and around the country. Tom Kiernan, CEO of AWEA, explains that the senator “has long been a friend [Read More]

Renewable Energy Vermont Adds Law School Alumna As Executive Director

Posted by Lauren Tyler on May 03, 2016

Olivia Campbell Andersen has been selected by Renewable Energy Vermont’s (REV) board of directors to lead the company as its new executive director. “We are incredibly excited to have Olivia on board, during an especially critical time for renewable energy [Read More]

David Burton Appointed Leader Of Mayer Brown’s N.Y. Renewables Group

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

Global legal services organization Mayer Brown says David K. Burton has joined the firm’s tax transactions and consulting practice and renewable energy group as a partner in the New York office. Mayer Brown says Burton has extensive experience in structuring [Read More]

Akin Gump Welcomes John Marciano To Project Finance Practice

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

International law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has named John Marciano III a partner in the global project finance practice at the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Marciano, a transactional tax lawyer, focuses his practice predominantly on the [Read More]