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Jefferies Hires Clegg As Clean Technology Analyst

Posted by NAW Staff on August 08, 2007

Jefferies & Co. Inc., a New York-based global investment bank and institutional securities firm, has hired Paul Clegg as a senior equity research analyst covering clean technology companies. Clegg has nearly 17 years of experience in securities research, origination and [Read More]

Youle To Join Arizona Energy Office

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

Gov. Janet Napolitano, D-Ariz., has appointed Jessica Youle to the Arizona Energy Office. Youle's career includes 12 years at the Salt River Project, where she served as counsel for regulatory policy. In addition, she has worked on developing policies and [Read More]

MG Systems And Welding Names Vice President Of Marketing

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

Menomonee Falls, Wis.-headquartered MG Systems And Welding Inc. has promoted Ronald W. Schneider to vice president of marketing, a position in which he will be responsible for all marketing, product management and field service activities. Schneider joined MG in September [Read More]

WindLogics Receives Patent For Wind Variability Research Methodology

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

WindLogics, a St. Paul, Minn.-based provider of wind analysis and forecasting services, has been issued a patent for its enhanced measure/correlate/predict (MCP) methodology for wind farm locations. These methods, which are the underlying technology behind WindLogics' Valuepoint financial analysis services, [Read More]

NRG Systems Introduces New Generation of Wind Tower Technology

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

Hinesburg, Vt.-based NRG Systems Inc., a manufacturer of wind measurement systems, has released the XHD NOW System featuring a 50- or 60-meter XHD TallTower. ‘The XHD TallTower is the foundation of the NRG NOW System,’ says Greg Erdmann, sales manager [Read More]

Major Growth Predicted For Global RE Investment

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

Global investment in renewable energy could reach $750 billion within the next 10 years, according to the latest Ernst & Young Renewable Energy Country Attractiveness Index, which tracks and scores investment in renewable energy. Demand for renewable energy is growing [Read More]

Bosch Rexroth Releases Hydraulic Pitch Drives For Turbines

Posted by NAW Staff on August 06, 2007

Bosch Rexroth, a Bethlehem, Pa.-headquartered subsidiary of the Bosch Group, has released its hydraulic pitch drives to the North American market. According to the company, these devices help maximize the value of wind energy by enabling turbines to shift automatically [Read More]

Illinois Legislature Passes Renewables, Energy Efficiency Standards

Posted by NAW Staff on August 06, 2007

The Illinois General Assembly has approved the Rate Relief and Reform Package, which includes a renewable portfolio standard (RPS) and an energy efficiency portfolio standard (EEPS) for Illinois' utilities that, according to representatives of the Environmental Law and Policy Center [Read More]

House Approves Energy Package With National RE Portfolio Standard

Posted by NAW Staff on August 06, 2007

The U.S. House of Representatives has approved two energy bills: H.R. 3221: New Direction for Energy Independence, National Security and Consumer Protection Act – passed by a vote of 241-172 – and H.R. 2776: Renewable Energy and Energy Conservation Tax [Read More]

Renewable Energy Bill Clears North Carolina House And Senate

Posted by NAW Staff on August 03, 2007

Following several revisions to its original version, Senate Bill (SB) 3, the Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Bill, has passed both the House and Senate in North Carolina. According to its text, SB 3 is designed to ‘promote the development [Read More]