in News Departments > FYI
print the content item

ITC Holdings Corp., a Novi, Mich.-based independent electric transmission company, has appointed Thomas G. Stephens to its board of directors as an independent board member. This appointment fills a vacant position on the company's 10-member board.

Stephens is retired vice chairman and global chief technology officer of General Motors Co. (GM), where he was a member of the company's executive committee and reported to CEO Daniel Akerson. Stephens previously served as vice chairman of global product operations and oversaw GM's global purchasing organization.

"Tom Stephens brings a wealth of management and technical experience to the ITC board of directors," says Joseph L. Welch, chairman, president and CEO of ITC. "His global experience and insight will be valuable to ITC as we continue to grow our strategic position and make the investments needed to further modernize our nation's electric transmission system."



Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

Grid-Scale Energy Storage Continues Making Inroads

A new report from Navigant Research highlights the biggest markets and most popular technologies for grid-scale energy storage.


Demand Response And Renewables Help SDG&E Tackle Record-Breaking Heat Wave

San Diego Gas & Electric (SDG&E) recorded peak demand records last week and relied heavily on energy conservation, as well as imported wind and solar power, to keep the lights on.


Report: Utility-Scale Renewables Keep Getting Cheaper

A new study suggests the levelized costs of energy of utility-scale wind and solar power are catching up with those of traditional sources, even without subsidies.


Duke Energy Commits $500M To Major Solar Expansion In N.C.

The utility company says the investment will help further diversify its portfolio, as well as increase solar power for its North Carolina customers by 60%.


Sensus Issues Refund To SaskPower After Smart Meter Woes

As SaskPower continues to swap out its Sensus units following several meter failures, the two companies have reached an agreement in order for the utility to recover costs.

S&C Electric_id176
Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Future Energy_id187
edf_id180