Russell Ray is chief editor of Power Engineering magazine and chairman of POWER-GEN International. Russell has 19 years’ experience as an energy journalist. He is an experienced editor, writer and public speaker with a long and successful track record of covering the evolution of power generation. Before joining Power Engineering in November 2011, Russell served as senior editor of Hydro Review magazine and chairman of HydroVision International. He served eight years as the energy reporter for the Tulsa World. He held the same position at the Tampa Tribune for two and half years before joining Hydro Review in 2009.