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Eco2Solar scores hattrick with Mansell

Kidderminster based Eco2Solar has been appointed to install a series of solar energy systems on new homes at the Edgbaston Square development, Marlfields in Redditch and Eastern Gateway in West Bromwich.

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B&ES appoints Pettigrew as chief executive

Roderick Pettigrew has been appointed chief executive of B&ES – the Building & Engineering Services Association – with immediate effect.

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BSS Industrial appoints new account director

Heating supplier BSS Industrial has appointed Lee Burgin as key account director for a number of its national heating and ventilating accounts.

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NAPIT names new ceo

NAPIT’s new chief executive Mike Andrews NAPIT have recently confirmed that Michael Andrews has been appointed new chief executive of the NAPIT Group. The official announcement was made on July 8 2013 as NAPIT marked the twenty-first year anniversary of the company.

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TLT appointed to advise DECC

National law firm TLT has been appointed by Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) to advise on potential solutions to the Green Deal barrier consent issue.

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Daikin UK appoints new commercial director

Daikin UK has appointed Dave Lacey as commercial director of its heating and renewables division, with a view to consolidating its position within the heat pump and renewables market as well as expanding sales of ancillary products.

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New appointments at Solfex

Jon Chrimes joins Solfex as head of technical support Solfex Energy Systems has appointed Jon Chrimes head of technical support and Julie Clayton as technical sales engineer, in it heat pump division.

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Wind farm developer appointed Snowdonia planning chief

Jonathan Cawley, who works for wind farm developers West Coast Energy, has led attempts to build renewable energy projects around the UK which is a source of worry to conservationists and residents who oppose turbines being constructed in the National Park.

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Greg Barker opens National Solar Centre

The BRE National Solar Centre (NSC) has been officially opened by climate change minister Greg Barker in St Austell today (25 April) transforming the UK solar industry into a global player.

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REA seeks new chief executive

Martin Wright, chair of the Renewable Energy Association, has announced that the Renewable Energy Association is seeking a new chief executive to take over from Gaynor Hartnell.

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New appointments for HETAS

New face: Jo Courtney-Wiggins joins HETAS as registration manager and will be responsible for the organisation’s competent persons scheme HETAS has made two additions to its team. Robert Burke has been appointed as the new technical director for biomass trade association HETAS. He has previously worked at HETAS, and has a solid background in both the domestic and commercial solid fuel and biomass industry. Part of Burke’s role is to represent HETAS at national and European level on various technical committees, setting standards for solid fuel and biomass installations.

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Sundog founder appointed chairman of BSI committee

Working under the direction of the BSI British Electrotechnical Committee and the Standards Policy and Strategy Committee, the GEL/82 Committee is responsible for the UK input to the equivalent international bodies which set standards for all elements of PV systems.

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UFW expands team

Tim Harvey Leicester-based UFW has appointed building services specialist Tim Harvey. He joins as East Midlands sales manager as the company looks to expand across the region.

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Good Energy appoint non-executive director

Ms Ecsery has over 22 years experience in senior director roles at both blue-chip and start-up companies. She previously held the role of global business development director at Cheapflights Media and also held senior roles at STA Travel, the Thomas Cook Group and Thorn EMI plc.

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Ecobuild appoints advisory board

UBM Built Environment, organiser of Ecobuild, has appointed an expert advisory board to help shape the 2013 event (5th – 7th March 2013, ExCeL London).

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SmartGrid will lead to growth, says new chairman

The organisation is a cross industry group set up to champion smart grid development in Britain. Lord O’Neill’s statement reiterates the central message of SmartGrid GB’s report released earlier in the year entitled Smart Grid: A race worth winning.

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Trina Solar expands into Canada

PV manufacturer and supplier Trina Solar has today announced the opening of a new sales and business development office in Ontario, Canada.

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Trina appoints new director

PV manufacturers and suppliers Trina Solar has appointed Mr Henry Chow to its board of directors, effective immediately.

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Dimplex strengthens team

Dimplex has appointed Michael Duro as product manager for solar thermal and water heating.

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Renewables md joins Green Construction Board

Chris Hopkins, managing director of Ploughcroft, has been selected to join the Green Construction Board, as one of the representatives of the SME sector.