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AEE Welcomes New Clean Energy Execs To Its Board

Posted by Joseph Bebon on January 05, 2017

Advanced Energy Economy (AEE), a national business group focused on accelerating the growth of clean energy in the U.S., has added six company executives to its board of directors. The new directors include the following: Paul Kaleta, executive vice president [Read More]

Gov. Brown Appoints New California Public Utilities Commissioners

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 29, 2016

California Gov. Jerry Brown has appointed Martha Guzman Aceves and Clifford Rechtschaffen to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC). The two new commissioners will replace Michael Florio and Catherine Sandoval, whose six-year terms expire on Jan. 1, 2017. As the [Read More]

TerraForm Power Names New Independent Director

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 28, 2016

TerraForm Power Inc., an owner and operator of clean energy power plants and yieldco of bankrupt renewables company SunEdison, has elected an independent director, David Pauker, to the company’s board of directors. Pauker replaces David Springer, who has resigned from [Read More]

CALSEIA Elects New Board Members, Officers

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 23, 2016

The California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) has welcomed five leaders to its 15-member board of directors. The five new board members are the following: Cathleen Monahan, senior programs director at GRID Alternatives, a nonprofit making solar energy and job [Read More]

Vivint Solar Appoints David Bywater CEO

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 19, 2016

After serving as interim CEO of Vivint Solar since May, David Bywater has been appointed the residential solar provider’s new CEO, effective immediately. “We strongly believe David is the best candidate for the CEO position,” says Peter Wallace, chairman of [Read More]

SunSystem Technology Adds New VPs For Solar O&M

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 13, 2016

SunSystem Technology LLC (SST), a California-based solar services provider, has hired two new vice presidents to further enhance and oversee the company’s growing portfolios of residential and commercial operations and maintenance (O&M) accounts. Notably, SST recently acquired the residential field [Read More]

Vote Solar Adds David Crane To Board Of Directors

Posted by Joseph Bebon on December 02, 2016

Vote Solar, a national nonprofit solar advocacy organization, has announced the addition of energy industry veteran David Crane to its board of directors. “We’re honored to welcome our newest board member, David Crane, a business leader and renewable energy champion [Read More]

Former First Solar CEO Heads Board Of Eos Energy Storage

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 15, 2016

Eos Energy Storage, a U.S.-based energy storage battery company, has announced that Jim Hughes, former CEO of vertically integrated solar company First Solar, joined Eos as chairman of its board. Eos says Hughes will help guide the company’s transition from [Read More]

SEPA Appoints Three Industry Execs New Board Members

Posted by Joseph Bebon on November 03, 2016

The Smart Electric Power Alliance (SEPA) has welcomed three new members to its board of directors. According to SEPA, the board consists of 21 members representing a cross-section of energy industry representatives, including executives from utilities, solar firms and other [Read More]

Former SEIA Leader Rhone Resch Joins Sunworks Board

Posted by Joseph Bebon on October 27, 2016

Sunworks Inc., a provider of solar power solutions for commercial and residential markets, has announced the appointment of Rhone A. Resch, former head of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), as an independent director. The new appointment will be effective [Read More]