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SunEdison Announces Another Executive Shake-Up

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NAW Staff on Jun 29, 2016

As it continues moving through the Chapter 11 process, SunEdison Inc. has announced another leadership shake-up – this time on the bankrupt renewable energy company’s finance team. According to a press release, Ilan Daskal, who SunEdison appointed its chief financial [Read More]

American Council On Renewable Energy Elects New Board Members

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NAW Staff on Jun 29, 2016

The American Council On Renewable Energy (ACORE) has named new members to its board of directors: Susan Nickey, managing director of Hannon Armstrong; Jim Spencer, president and CEO of EverPower Wind Holdings Inc.; and Patrick Woodson, chairman of E.ON North [Read More]

New York-Based United Wind Announces New Hires

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NAW Staff on Jun 10, 2016

United Wind, a Brooklyn, N.Y.-based provider of distributed wind energy solutions, has hired Joseph Yurcisin as vice president of business development and Philip Futernik as chief technology officer. Yurcisin will lead all sales and marketing efforts for the company, which [Read More]

CEO Of Offshore Wind Company CWind Steps Down

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NAW Staff on Jun 06, 2016

Chris Randle, CEO of U.K.-based CWind, a provider of services to the offshore wind industry, has resigned from his position at the company in order to pursue new opportunities. Lee Andrews, operations director, has accepted the position of CWind’s managing [Read More]

NREL’s Kurtz, Tegen Honored For Clean Energy Leadership

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NAW Staff on Jun 02, 2016

The U.S. Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) program has honored Sarah Kurtz and Suzanne Tegen of the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for their leadership and achievement in the field of renewable energy. The [Read More]

Nordex Names Its New Chief Financial Officer

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NAW Staff on Jun 01, 2016

On Sept. 1, Christoph Burkhard will join Nordex’s management board as the company’s new chief financial officer (CFO). Most recently, Burkhard served as CFO at Siemens’ offshore wind power division; prior to that, he was CFO at Siemens’ onshore wind [Read More]

DNV GL’s Crivella Named Women Of Wind Energy’s 2016 Rising Star

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NAW Staff on May 27, 2016

DNV GL‘s Ellen Crivella was honored with the 2016 Rising Star Award at the Women of Wind Energy (WoWE) luncheon at this week’s WINDPOWER 2016 in New Orleans. Each year at the American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) event, WoWE’s Rising [Read More]

Vestas Exec Appointed Chairman Of Global Wind Energy Council

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NAW Staff 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

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NAW Staff 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

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NAW Staff 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]