in News Departments > People
print the content item

The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), a Washington, D.C.-based organization that works to bring all forms of renewable energy into the mainstream of America's economy and lifestyle, recently elected John Geesman and Dan Reicher co-chairs of the board of directors.

Geesman joined the California Energy Commission in 2002 and currently serves on its renewables and facilities siting committees and is also the associate member of its research and development committee.

Reicher is president of New Energy Capital, a Hanover, N.H.-headquartered company that invests in, owns and operates renewable energy and distributed generation projects. He is part of General Electric's ecomagination advisory board and is a member of the board of the American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy.

In addition to Geesman and Reicher's appointments, the council has elected Sue Tierney, Mel Jones and Howard Learner to its board of directors.


Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Wind And Solar Are Catching Up With Nuclear Power, Says Report

A new report from the Worldwatch Institute says nuclear energy's share of global power production is steadily shrinking. Meanwhile, renewables' share keeps growing.


Could New Desert Plan Spell The End Of California Wind Energy Development?

The California Wind Energy Association says it is disappointed with the draft Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan, which was recently released by state and federal agencies.


New U.S. House Bill Includes Wind PTC Extension

U.S. representatives have introduced the Bridge to a Clean Energy Future Act of 2014, which would extend the production tax credit (PTC) and other provisions through 2016.


Utility-Scale Wind And Solar Keep Getting Cheaper

A new study measures the levelized cost of energy from various technologies and suggests that the costs of utility-scale wind and solar power are catching up with those of traditional sources, even without subsidies.


The Song Remains The Same: Ontario Seeks More Science Before Lifting Offshore Ban

The Ontario government says the nearly four-year-old offshore wind moratorium will remain in place until the province fully understands the technology’s impact on the environment.

Renewable NRG_id1934
Canwea_id1984
Future Energy_id2008