in News Departments > People
print the content item

Garrad Hassan America Inc. (GHA), a San Diego-headquartered provider of wind turbine testing and certification services, has made several changes to its management team - Benjamin Bell has been named president and chief executive officer, Emil Moroz has been promoted to chief engineer and Brent Reardon has joined the firm as principal engineer.

Bell brings to the position over 25 years of experience in the wind-powered electric generation business. According to the company, he will open an East Coast office of GHA in 2007.

In his new role, Moroz will continue to be responsible for turbine technology and suitability analysis for GHA. He has been with the company since May of 2004. Prior to joining the firm, he spent six years with Zond/Enron/GE Wind in various technical roles.
Reardon, who has 20 years of experience in the wind industry, will be joining Moroz in the turbines department of GHA’s engineering group. He was most recently employed at FPL Energy for the last eight years as subject matter expert for gearboxes and drive train components.

In addition, Patrick Caramante will remain vice president with the additional responsibilities of further developing the commercial and business aspects of the company.


Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Wind Energy Dominates New U.S. Power In October

Data from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission shows that wind power accounted for over two-thirds of the country's new electricity generating capacity in last month.


Are Fitch Ratings' Claims About Wind Farm Underperformance Unfounded?

A recent report from Fitch Ratings suggests that wind farms underperform due to an overestimation of wind resources, but AWS Truepower says the analysis misses the mark.


SunEdison Buying First Wind In $2.4 Billion Deal

Global solar company SunEdison and its yeildco have announced an agreement to buy the Boston-based developer, a major player in the U.S. wind industry.


U.S., China Reach Ambitious Climate Change Accord

The agreement between the global superpowers leans heavily on the deployment of renewable energy, such as wind and solar.


What The Midterm Elections Mean For The U.S. Wind Industry

Both chambers of Congress are now under Republican control for the first time since 2006. How will wind energy fare?

Renewable NRG_id1934
Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
BG 2015DblBox_id2032