in News Departments > People
print the content item

Portland, Ore.-based PPM Energy Inc., ScottishPower's U.S. energy business, has created two new executive positions to support its growing wind business.

Jean Wilson will now serve as senior vice president of PPM's overall wind energy business. In her new role, she will oversee the development, construction, maintenance, asset management and origination of renewable energy projects. Wilson has more than 13 years of experience in the wind energy sector, including four years with Kenetech Windpower and 10 years with PPM and its former affiliate PacifiCorp.

Kevin Devlin will serve as vice president of commercial operations. His new responsibilities include overseeing PPM Energy's newly formed commercial operations group, including wind equipment and service procurement, as well as the company's operations and maintenance business. He brings more than 18 years of experience in the energy industry to the new position, including 10 years with Exxon.

Ty Daul will replace Wilson as vice president of renewable business development. He will be responsible for PPM's wind energy greenfield development and project acquisition. Daul has more than 16 years of experience in the energy business, including seven years in engineering and marketing roles with Westinghouse Electric's power generation group, and four years with Entergy and Newport Generation.

Mortenson Construction_id2024

Trachte Inc._id1770
Latest Top Stories

Are Fitch Ratings' Claims About Wind Farm Underperformance Unfounded?

A recent report from Fitch Ratings suggests that wind farms underperform due to an overestimation of wind resources, but AWS Truepower says the analysis misses the mark.


SunEdison Buying First Wind In $2.4 Billion Deal

Global solar company SunEdison and its yeildco have announced an agreement to buy the Boston-based developer, a major player in the U.S. wind industry.


U.S., China Reach Ambitious Climate Change Accord

The agreement between the global superpowers leans heavily on the deployment of renewable energy, such as wind and solar.


What The Midterm Elections Mean For The U.S. Wind Industry

Both chambers of Congress are now under Republican control for the first time since 2006. How will wind energy fare?


GE Blade Crashes At Mehoopany Wind Farm In Pennsylvania

The turbine manufacturer says the Nov. 2 incident is "isolated and unrelated" when compared to earlier blade issues.

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
BG 2015DblBox_id2032
Renewable NRG_id1934