in News Departments > People
print the content item

Detroit-based NextEnergy, a nonprofit organization dedicated to accelerating the development and research of renewable energy technologies, recently appointed Mark Beyer director of marketing communications and media relations.

In his new role, Beyer will lead the development and execution of the company's marketing and communications activities, which includes managing NextEnergy's Web site content and promoting conferences and events. He joins NextEnergy from Peake Marketing & Advertising, where he was vice president and executive creative director.

In addition, the company has named Pamela Hurtt program manager and 21st Century Jobs Fund project director. As program manager, Hurtt will support the development and execution of projects to expand the commercialization efforts of alternative energy technology companies. Prior to joining the organization, she served as project and operations leader for the Motown Center.


Helukabel_id1908
Latest Top Stories

Bird Groups Target LEEDCo's Icebreaker Offshore Wind Pilot

Two bird conservation groups that helped halt a wind project earlier this year argue that Lake Erie Energy Development Corp.'s (LEEDCo) 18 MW offshore demo poses a major risk to regional wildlife.


Report Disputes U.S. Agency's Renewable Energy Projections

A new analysis from the Sun Day Campaign says renewables are slated to provide 16% of U.S. generating capacity by 2018 - over 20 years earlier than forecast by the Energy Information Administration.


Kansas Renewables Mandate Survives Yet Another Attack, But Is It Too Early To Celebrate?

Over the past three years, some legislators have tried to either weaken or repeal the state's renewable portfolio standard, which requires Kansas utilities to reach 20% renewables by 2020.


AWEA Highlights U.S. Wind Success Stories Of 2013

Despite a 92% drop in new capacity last year, the sector still has myriad reasons to celebrate, according to a new report from the American Wind Energy Association.


Feds List New Bird Species As Threatened - Should Wind Developers Be Worried?

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is designating the lesser prairie-chicken as threatened under the Endangered Species Act. An expert explains how this might affect the wind industry.

Acciona_id1907
UEA_id1896
JLG_id1900
WomenofWind_id
bonfiglioli_id1913
AWEA_id1886