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Energy Transition Jobs: FERC chairman, iBUILT, Maxeon Solar, NeoVolta, Bernhard Capital, Rubicon Capital, and more

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Richard Glick was named by President Biden to be Chairman of the Federal Regulatory Commission (FERC) on Jan. 21 and is serving a term that ends June 30, 2022. Glick was nominated to the FERC by President Trump in August 2017. In a Tweet, Glick thanked Biden, saying,  “This is an important moment to make significant progress on the transition to a clean energy future.” Before joining the Commission, he was general counsel for the Democrats on the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, serving as a senior policy advisor on numerous issues including electricity and renewable energy. Prior to that, he was vice president of government affairs for Iberdrola’s renewable energy, electric and gas utility, and natural gas storage businesses in the United States.

Also at FERC, Mark Christie, former chairman of the Virginia State Corporation Commission, was sworn in. The FERC became fully staffed with commissioners for the first time in nearly two years. In a related move, Angela Navarro, a member of Virginia Governor Ralph Northam’s administration during the passage of the Virginia Clean Economy Act, has been appointed as a commissioner of the Virginia State Corporation Commission.

Katherine Peterick

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer appointed Katherine Peretick, the director of engineering for energy storage project developer NRStor, to the Michigan Public Service Commission. Peretick was also a vice president of Advancing Women in Energy and a member of Michigan Clean Energy Leaders.

Telsa’s Gonzalo Gonzalez has joined iBUILT, a new end-to-end smart construction company, as chief manufacturing officer. Before joining iBUILT, Gonzalez served as senior director of manufacturing engineering at Tesla, where he led the engineering teams responsible for manufacturing Tesla’s battery pack, drive unit, and energy storage systems.

Mark Babcock has joined Maxeon Solar Technologies’ executive management team as chief revenue officer. Babcock, previously a managing partner at Eurogility, held senior positions in the distributed generation solar businesses of Flex, SunEdison and SunPower.

NeoVolta, a manufacturer and innovator of smart residential energy storage systems, announced that General James F. Amos of the U.S. Marine Corps (retired) has joined its board of directors.

Yi Cui

The Department of Energy announced that Yi Cui, who was named director of Stanford University’s Precourt Institute for Energy in late 2020, will receive the DOE’s Ernest Orlando Lawrence Award. Cui, a pioneer in clean energy technology at Stanford and at the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will be honored for his work in nanosciences and battery research.

Luther C. “Luke” Kissam has joined the infrastructure-focused private equity management firm Bernhard Capital Partners Management as a partner. Kissam previously served as chairman and CEO of Albemarle Corp. In this role, Kissam helped transform Albemarle into a global leader in the lithium business, which is a critical enabler for electric reliability, energy storage and the emerging clean energy economy.

Rubicon Capital Advisors, an investment banking firms focused solely on the infrastructure, energy and utilities sectors, has named Nick Melton as a managing director and head of North America.

Emily Damon

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ClimeCo expanded its sustainability services, launching a dedicated sustainability and ESG team. The team is joined by Emily Damon, who, prior to joining ClimeCo, led the North American ESG Sustainability practice for a multinational consulting firm. Damon will serve as Vice President and leader of the Sustainability, Policy and Advisory team.

Generac Power Systems named three executives to new positions and established a new business organization, called Energy Technology (ET). Russ Minick will lead the new ET organization, with the title of president, Energy Technology. Minick will retain his duties as Chief Marketing Officer as he has since 2016. Patrick Forsythe was named to the newly created position of Chief Technical Officer. Forsythe has led Generac’s global engineering team since rejoining the company in 2015. And, Steve Goran was named Chief Strategy Officer. Goran has more than 30 years of experience with Generac, having served in many roles within the organization.

Ozop Energy Solutions hired Allen Sosis as its Director of Business Development for its Ozop Energy Systems unit. Sosis has over 20 years in solar and renewable energy, ranging from all aspects of engineering, procurement, and construction on both the residential and commercial sides of the business.

Packetized Energy said that Tim Healy, former Chairman and CEO of EnerNOC, and Allison Bates Wannop, Founder of 44 North PLC, have joined its Board of Advisors. Healy served for more than 16 years as chairman and CEO of EnerNOC, providing energy intelligence and demand response solutions to utilities, grid operators and enterprises. Wannop has directed her own consulting and legal practice, focusing on energy law and regulation. Packetized Energy provides utilities in the U.S. and Canada with energy flexibility software and IoT solutions

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Stealth Coating Market to Garner $375.0 Million, Globally, By 2027 at 5.3% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

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PORTLAND, Ore., March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Allied Market Research published a report, titled, “Stealth Coating Market by Resin Type (Epoxy, Polyurethane, and Polyimide) and Application (Aerospace & Defense, and Automotive): Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2020-2027.” According to the report, the global stealth coating market garnered $249.0 million in 2019, and is projected to garner $375.0 million by 2027, registering a CAGR of 5.3% from 2020 to 2027.

Prime determinants of growth

Rise in epoxy stealth coatings demand and increase in application from the aerospace & defense industry drive the growth of the global stealth coating market. However, high cost of investment restrains the market growth. Contrarily, surge in investment in R&D for stealth technology creates new opportunities in the next few years.

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COVID-19 Scenario

  • Manufacturing activities of stealth ships, aircrafts, and drones has been restricted to the significant extent due to the lockdown measures taken by the governments of various countries including Russia, China, and others.
  • Furthermore, manufacturers of the fifth-generation stealth fighter aircraft halted their manufacturing activities, which in turn, led to lowered demand for stealth coating.

The epoxy segment to maintain its leadership status during the forecast period

By resin type, the epoxy segment accounted for the highest market share, contributing to nearly half of the global stealth coating market in 2019, and is estimated to maintain its leadership status during the forecast period. This is due to increase in applications in the aerospace & defense and automotive sectors along with its properties such as strength, durability, and chemical resistance. However, the polyurethane segment is expected to manifest the highest CAGR of 5.8% from 2020 to 2027, owing to growth of the automotive industry and surge in demand and production of luxurious cars across the developing countries such as India and China.

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The aerospace & defense segment to maintain its dominance during the forecast period

Based on application, the aerospace & defense segment contributed to the largest market share in 2019, accounting for nearly 90% of the global stealth coating market, and is projected to maintain its dominance in terms of revenue during the forecast period. Moreover, this segment is projected to register the fastest CAGR of 5.5% from 2020 to 2027. This is due to vital role played by stealth technology in next-generation military assets such as aircraft, ships, and drones along with rise in aircraft production and demand. The report also analyzes the automotive segment.

North America to maintain its lead position by 2027

By region, North America held the highest market share in 2019, accounting for more than two-fifths of the global stealth coating market, and is estimated to maintain its lead position by 2027. Moreover, this segment is projected to maintain the highest CAGR of 5.6% during the forecast period. This is due to rise in aircraft production, especially in the U.S. and increase in consumption of stealth coatings in luxurious cars. The report also discusses regions including Asia-Pacific, Europe, and LAMEA.

Leading Market Players

  • Intermat Defense
  • Hyper Stealth Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • CFI Solutions
  • Veil Corporation
  • Micromag, Stealth Coatings Inc.
  • Stealth Veils

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Azuri Launches Inspiring Women’s Awards

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NAIROBI, Kenya, March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Azuri Technologies, a pioneer in pay-as-you-go solar home solutions for off-grid Africa, has announced its inaugural Inspiring Women’s Awards to celebrate women’s empowerment and influence in rural communities.

Based on peer feedback, the 10 most inspirational female staff, including field agents and customer care representatives of the solar company’s Kenyan network, have been recognised for their outstanding contributions. The award is part of Azuri’s Brighter Lives initiative which works to empower rural women in Sub-Saharan Africa through access to technology, in-depth commercial and technical training and equal opportunities employment.

One of the winners, Dynnah Pesa, said: “I am so grateful to hear that I am inspiring to my peers. I was the first one to begin selling the items in Kakamega and so happy to now be a team leader. I strive to encourage my team so that they can succeed and in turn provide for their families. I am so happy to see that they voted for me. This has given me a push to keep on encouraging my team.”

Nominations for the awards included recommendations from agents inspired to join Azuri from seeing female role models in their jobs, team leaders impressed by their colleagues’ work ethic and appreciative new-starters looking to celebrate their female mentors.

Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Energy, Hon. Charles Keter, said: “On this International Women’s day, I would like to offer my congratulations to the winners of the Inspiring Women’s Awards. I trust this public recognition will inspire even more women to join the renewable energy industry and support Kenya’s transition to clean energy for all.”

Jane Marriott, the British High Commissioner, said: “Congratulations to the wonderful women recognised by this award on International Women’s Day, a chance to celebrate those women who deserve our recognition and gratitude all year round. Businesses for the future need diverse workforces at their heart, so I’m delighted to see this initiative from Azuri. The UK is proud to support gender equality in Kenya and across the world, which is more vital than ever as we build cleaner, greener societies for future generations.”

Simon Bransfield-Garth, CEO of Azuri said: “Brighter Lives was created to encourage full and active participation of women in the Azuri workforce. On this first anniversary of the launch of the program, I am delighted to see the impact that has been achieved and its effect on encouraging more women into the workplace.”

Azuri’s Brighter Lives initiative was launched in February 2020 and features a program of tailored recruitment, training and mentoring specifically targeting rural women who are largely under-represented in the workplace. The programme is designed to help women build success together, learning from role models and creating powerful bonds to improve business success.

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About Azuri Technologies Ltd.

Azuri Technologies is a leading provider of affordable pay-as-you-go solar home systems to off-grid consumers across Africa. Combining the latest solar innovation and mobile payment technology, Azuri delivers reliable, renewable and distributed power to the millions who have no access to modern powered services. Azuri operates in five key territories; Kenya, Nigeria, Zambia, Tanzania and Uganda with East Africa Headquarters in Nairobi, Kenya and West Africa Headquarters in Lagos, Nigeria.

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Lamor Corporation Acquires License for Rapid Response HARBO Boom

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PORVOO, Finland, March 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Lamor Corporation is pleased to announce the acquisition of the licensing rights to HARBO Technologies’ product line.

Their rapid response oil spill solutions will be a great addition to an already strong response product and solution portfolio. HARBO has developed the lightest oil spill response boom on the market. The modular system fits in a simple box which can be quickly deployed by only one person. HARBO’s oil spill first response system enhances the entire oil spill response process and boosts clean-up efficiency. By responding eight times faster, HARBO technology enables increased oil recovery rates and drastically reduces damage.

“I am excited about this fantastic addition to Lamor’s offering which will help us serve our current customers, participate in new markets and develop a complete Rapid Spill Response solution, meeting the unique challenges of today’s marketplace,” says Brandon Buzarde, Vice President of Global Business Development at Lamor. “The HARBO boom will provide the rapid response solution which so many companies and organisations need.”

Every minute is critical during an oil spill, so HARBO’s philosophy is to provide a solution which can be quickly and easily deployed. The HARBO boom can be stored on vessels, offshore rigs, harbour facilities or anywhere a spill could occur. A good example is using a fire extinguisher while the fire brigade is on the way. A fast, safe and efficient response can more quickly stop a spill from spreading, saving money, your reputation and the environment.

“Lamor is one of the top companies in this industry and they have decades of experience cleaning the world,” says Igor Kwiatkowski, Lamor’s Product Line Director for HARBO integration and development. “Partnering with Lamor will allow us to prove the worth of HARBO’s rapid response solutions to even more people.”

The HARBO rapid response booms are available now, but even more solutions are on the way. HARBO products will form the core of a suite of Lamor rapid response tools and integrating specialised solutions. If you are interested in learning more about the benefits of HARBO’s rapid response offering, please contact us at [email protected] or visit us online at lamor.com/harbo-boom-lamor-corporation.

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Gulbrandsen announces global price increase for Aluminum Alkyls

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ORANGEBURG, S.C., March 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Gulbrandsen Chemicals announces today that prices for all Aluminum Alkyls and solvent blends of Aluminum Alkyls will be increased by 20%.  This price increase will be implemented immediately, or as contracts allow.  Customers will be contacted individually regarding the specifics of the price increase as it applies to their products or regions.

This adjustment is necessary to address the growing need for continued investment in reliable global supply, improvements in plant and product safety and to address higher costs related to raw materials, labor, regulatory compliance as well as energy and logistics expenses.  

Gulbrandsen Chemicals is a global manufacturer of specialty chemicals and catalysts with facilities located in North America, Asia, and Europe.

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