Plambeck Neue Energien AG (Plambeck) has appointed Kelly Lloyd as general manager of Plambeck New Energy USA, Inc., effective January 15, 2009. He is an experienced manager in the development of projects in the renewable energies sector. Prior to Plambeck, Lloyd worked with enXco Inc., a US subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles S.A., for more than ten years in various positions.

Most recently, Lloyd served as chief financial officer, where he assured financing in excess of $ 500 million for the development and construction of projects. Within the context of the purchase of companies, he was furthermore responsible for the acquisition of wind power projects with a total capacity of 200 megawatt.

With Kelly Lloyd we have found a very experienced manager in the US wind power market, says Martin Billhardt, the chairman of the management board of Plambeck, with regard to this personnel decision. Based on his extensive experience Kelly Lloyd will develop, position and manage the US business of Plambeck from its headquarters in Chicago. We are very glad to have an expert of his calibre on board, Billhardt continues.