GE names new renewables boss

GE has appointed Anne McEntee as vice-president of its renewable energy business.

McEntee replaces long-serving renewables head Vic Abate, who has moved to lead GE’s thermal products division.

McEntee has been with the US industrial giant for 15 years, holding a number of senior roles.

Before taking up her new post she was president & CEO of Flow & Process Technologies, a division of GE Oil & Gas.

She moved to the renewable energy operation this month, and is based in Schenectady, New York.

Abate had been vice-president of the renewables business since 2005.