Conversation

Conversation with Tom Maves

Tell us about your background before you joined AWEA last fall, and a little about your responsibilities now. My last position before joining AWEA was...

Conversation with Adarsh Mehta

Congratulations on being named chair of the Canadian Wind Energy Association’s board of directors. Could you tell us a little about your background? Thank you,...

Conversation with Andy Kruse

How did you come to co-found Southwest Windpower? Well, I was living on a ranch that was pretty remote, and I was looking for an...

Conversation with Joe Brenner

What led Nordex to build its new manufacturing facility in Arkansas? There were quite a few factors to take into consideration, as you can imagine,...

Conversation with Bob Billger

Tell us about the company’s entry into the wind market. The Seco Group has been involved in the wind industry for many years, from a...

Conversation with Curtis Smith

Could you give us an overview of the company? Philip Seeger, our president and CEO, and Ben Petersen, the company’s COO, founded Medcor in 1984....

Conversation with John Brown

Tell us about the company’s history and growth. In 1953, fresh out of Yale and the University of Minnesota with undergraduate and graduate degree in...

Conversation with Mike Couling

What led to the development of your new Wind Energy Technology Program? Redstone College, which was formerly known as Colorado Aero Tech, has been around...

Conversation with Susan Giordano

As you celebrate the company’s 30th year in business, tell us how it all began. Second Wind was founded by two men who had known...

Conversation with Felix Guerzoni

I understand that you have a great deal of interaction with manufacturers, end users, and others in developing your line of lubricants for the...

Conversation with John LaRue

What makes Port Corpus Christi ideal for wind-industry transport? Our location, first of all. So many manufacturing facilities are being built within our reach, and...

Conversation with Jeff Anthony

Tell us about what AWEA is doing in the wind energy supply chain area. AWEA has had an active supply chain initiative in place since...

Conversation with Oliver Hirschfelder

Tell us a little about your professional background prior to joining Capital Safety earlier this year. My most recent position was president and CEO of...

Conversation with Jonathan Wilson

What led to the founding of this committee? The Renewable Energy Committee, or REC, is part of the American Bar Association’s Public Utilities, Communications, and...

Conversation with Kenneth Westrick

How did you come to found 3TIER? When I was in graduate school studying atmospheric sciences at the University of Washington here in Seattle I...

Conversation with Jeff Gribble

Give us a sense of how UVLM came into being. My grandfather, Lowell Gribble, started an industrial maintenance service company called Ultrasonic Predictable Maintenance, Inc.,...

Conversation with Ron Asche

Could you describe the NPPD’s origins and structure? NPPD is a governmental entity, established in 1970 out of a merger among several other public-power organizations,...

Conversation with Larry Garza III

How long have you been involved in the wind industry? The company has been in business for more than two decades, but we’ve been involved...

Conversation with Craig MacPhee

Why would someone want their wind turbines washed? For one thing, when you’re erecting turbines in somebody’s back yard, they want them to look nice,...

Conversation with Robert Connors

Can you give us an overview of what Gexpro Services provides? I think the most succinct description would be that Gexpro Services provides global supply...
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