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The president of the Middle East Solar Industry Association (MESIA), Vahid Fotuhi, who was also the organisation’s founder, will step down after more than five years in the job.
RET Capital has appointed Michael Young as the company’s vice president, legal and administration.
Solar energy services provider SunEdison has named Jose Perez as president of SunEdison Europe, Africa and Latin America — replacing Pancho Perez, who will join SunEdison Capital in a new position.
SunEdison’s rural electrification business, which aims to give 20 million people access to electricity, will be headed up by Cathy Zoi.
Solar cell and module manufacturer Suniva announced that it is powering a PV project with battery storage from Vermont-based utility Green Mountain Power (GMP.)
SunEdison, a renewable energy development company, has appointed Julie Blunden senior vice president and chief strategy officer.
Major tier-1 PV manufacturer JA Solar said its chief technology officer Yong Liu had resigned from the company, effective March 31, 2015.
PV wet chemical equipment and materials supplier, RENA GmbH has changed its name to RENA technologies GmbH and appointed a new CEO as the company prepares to exit insolvency proceedings that will result in Jürgen Gutekunst, founder and former CEO of RENA GmbH leaving the company.
PV module encapsulants specialist STR Holdings has appointed Weijie Kong as as sales director for China.
Major tier-one PV manufacturer, Hanwha Q CELLS, has appointed two key company personnel as directors.
Shunfeng International Clean Energy has selected Haibo Xiong as Wuxi Suntech’s new president, after Eric Luo had led the company and was recently appointed CEO of Shunfeng.
PV module manufacturer, REC Solar, has appointed a new chief executive, Steve O’Neil. O’Neil will replace the firm’s interim CEO, Martin Cooper, who resumes his position as chief financial officer.
Trade group EPIA (European Photovoltaic Industry Association) has appointed former editor-in-chief of PHOTON International, Michael Schmela as its executive adviser to its Board and CEO, James Watson.
Struggling PV module assembly equipment specialist, Spire Corporation said in an SEC filing that it’s CFO, Robert S. Lieberman would be leaving the company.
Leading PV manufacturer Trina Solar has strengthened its management team with the creation of a chief operating officer (COO) position and appointing Zhiguo Zhu to the role.