With aging employees and sector growth anticipated, the hydroelectric industry faces the challenge of maintaining an adequate, qualified workforce. An ongoing study by Navigant has found project owners and operators can better plan for their futures by better projecting attrition rates.
Adam Ward has joined the staff of hydro developer American Municipal Power as assistant vice president of environmental affairs and policy.
Lorraine Krout has been recognized as a Distinguished Professional in her field by Women of Distinction magazine.
Hugo Carle has been named chief operating officer of Litostroj Hydro Inc.
The commissioners of the Public Utility District No. 2 of Grant County (Grant PUD) have appointed Kevin Nordt the new general manager, effective June 3.
American Municipal Power (AMP) has promoted five people and announced one retirement.
Entura, a power and water consulting firm in Australia, has appointed business development managers in Australia and India.