in News Departments > People
print the content item

Independent power producer Calpine Corp. says that Jack Fusco, who has served as president and CEO since August 2008, has agreed to extend the term of his contract through December 2015.

Fusco will continue to serve as CEO through May 2014, when he will become executive chairman of the board of directors. Recently, buy-side and sell-side investment analysts ranked Fusco as the best CEO in the electric industry, according to Institutional Investor Magazine.

Calpine has also appointed Thad Hill president, effective immediately. Hill joined Calpine in September 2008 as executive vice president and chief commercial officer and became chief operating officer (COO) in October 2010. Hill will continue to serve as COO.

Additionally, Thad Miller, who serves as executive vice president, chief legal officer and secretary, has also agreed to extend the term of his contract through December 2015. Miller joined Calpine in August 2008 with responsibility for legal matters; governmental, regulatory and market relations; corporate communications; internal audit; compliance;  and insurance.



Hybrid Energy Innovations

Hybrid Energy Innovations 2015
Latest Top Stories

Two Years After Superstorm Sandy, Utilities Highlight Grid Efforts

As the U.S. reflects on the monster hurricane that struck in October 2012, utilities note what they have done to help protect against future severe weather.


USDA Invests $1.4 Billion To Boost Rural Grids Around The Country

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) has announced more loan guarantees for rural power companies and renewable energy firms in 21 states.


SPP Raises Concerns About EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan

Stakeholders around the U.S. are mulling over the Environmental Protection Agency's blueprint to cut emissions from existing power plants. The Southwest Power Pool has released its assessment of the plan.


Comverge, Constellation To Merge Demand Response Businesses

The two companies have announced a deal to combine their DR operations serving commercial and industrial customers and establish a new, standalone entity.


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.

S&C Electric_id176
edf_id180