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Fluor names new VP

05/16/2012

Fluor Corp. said Lee C. Tashjian, vice president, Corporate Affairs, will retire from the company effective June 29.

Study evaluates MISO challenges for MATS compliance

05/15/2012

In a study commissioned by the Midwest Independent Transmission System Operator (MISO), economists at The Brattle Group evaluated the feasibility of complying with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) rule.

Westinghouse Solar acquired by CBD Energy of Australia

05/09/2012

Westinghouse Solar Inc., a designer and manufacturer of integrated rooftop solar power systems, and CBD Energy Ltd., a diversified renewable energy company, signed a definitive merger agreement.

United Solar Ovonic sale canceled; 300 employees to be laid off

05/07/2012

Energy Conversion Devices Inc. has announced it is cancelling the auction of the going concern sale of United Solar Ovonic scheduled for May 8, 2012.

First Solar names new CEO and CTO

05/03/2012

First Solar named James Hughes as the new chief executive officer.

Iberdrola USA names new vice president

05/01/2012

Iberdrola USA, a subsidiary of Iberdrola S.A, has named Jose Maria Torres as vice president, finance and control.

AEP names Ruocco as VP and CIO

05/01/2012

Alberto Ruocco has been named vice president and chief information officer for American Electric Power.

EPA regional administrator Armendariz resigns

04/30/2012

The EPA senior administrator for the South Central Administration (Region 6) has resigned after receiving an onslaught of criticism from comments he made two years ago.

Report: Manufacturing jobs abound due to lack of skilled workers

04/30/2012

A report on the future of global manufacturing estimates that 10 million manufacturing jobs worldwide cannot currently be filled due to a growing skills gap.

GE names Holt as general manager of renewables unit

04/26/2012

GE has named Andy Holt to be general manager, Renewable Energy Services at GE Energy.

Arch Coal announces leadership changes

04/23/2012

Arch Coal Inc. said Deck S. Slone has been elected senior vice president, strategy and public policy, effective June 1.

NERC names new general counsel

04/23/2012

NERC President and Chief Executive Officer Gerry Cauley has announced that Charles A. Berardesco will join NERC as the new general counsel, effective July 2.

Patriot Coal reducing production

04/20/2012

Patriot Coal Corp. on April 20 said it plans to further reduce thermal coal production.

First Solar restructures business

04/17/2012

First Solar Inc. on April 17 said it is restructuring its operations in response to deteriorating market conditions in Europe and to reduce costs and align its organization with sustainable market opportunities.

B&W names new senior VP and head of business development

04/16/2012

The Babcock & Wilcox Co. named Ali Azad as senior vice president and chief business development officer, effective immediately.

Areva unit announces organizational changes

04/05/2012

Transnuclear Inc., an Areva company that delivers solutions for the transportation and storage of radioactive materials to utility customers, on April 5 announced organizational and leadership changes.

Entergy announces leadership changes

04/05/2012

Entergy Corp. on April 5 said Theodore H. Bunting Jr. has been elected group president, Utility Operations.

B&W names new president and CEO

04/04/2012

The Babcock & Wilcox Co. on April 4 said James (Jim) Ferland has been appointed president and chief executive officer, effective April 19, 2012.

Incoming Westinghouse CEO resigns

04/03/2012

The Westinghouse Electric Co. Board of Directors on April 3 said it accepted the resignation of Jim Ferland, previously announced as incoming president and chief executive officer.

The Shaw Group announces retirement of executive VP

03/30/2012

The Shaw Group Inc. said Gary P. Graphia, executive vice president, will retire from the company effective May 1, 2012.