Broadwind Energy Inc. has announced the election of Thomas A. Wagner to its board of directors. His appointment brings the number of directors on Broadwind's board to six.
Wagner's diversified energy industry experience includes more than 30 years with GE Energy in various engineering leadership positions in developing, delivering and servicing nuclear plants, gas turbines, wind turbines and generators.
Wagner served as GE Wind's general manager of engineering, where he was instrumental in developing the reliability programs and product-improvement plans for the GE 1.5 MW turbine.
Since January, Wagner has served as head of engineering at Nordic Windpower. Prior to this, Wagner served as chief technology officer of Gas Turbine Efficiency PLC, an early stage company focused on turbine efficiency, where he led the design and validation of technology to enhance the operation of aviation, industrial and power generator turbine plants around the world.
SOURCE: Broadwind Energy Inc.