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Former EWEA CEO Christian Kjaer joins Recharge board

Press Release   •   Jun 24, 2013 11:27 BST

Christian Kjaer has agreed to join the board of directors of Recharge, the global source for information on the renewable energy industry.

Kjaer, an economist and journalist by training was CEO of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) between 2006 and April this year. He is widely admired for his work in transforming EWEA into one of the most effective and large-scale lobbying organizations in Europe, with 700 members and 63 staff.

Before becoming CEO, he was the Policy Director of EWEA for three years. Prior to that, he worked as an economist and policy advisor for the Danish Wind Industry Association from 1998 to 2002. Before getting involved in the wind energy sector, Christian worked as a researcher and journalist at the political section of Danish Daily newspaper, Berlingske Tidende.

“We are delighted to have Christian come on board at a time when Recharge is fast expanding its readership in the global renewable energy sector,” says Editor in Chief Ben Backwell. “Christian will bring to our boardroom a wealth of insight on the energy sector and top notch organizational know-how.”

“I have always admired Recharge for its journalistic integrity and innovative approach to publishing,” say Christian Kjaer. “In a short time, Recharge has established itself as the world’s leading publication on renewable energy and I am thrilled to be part of the team.”

About Recharge

Recharge is the multi-platform news service for senior professionals in solar, wind and related 
sectors. It balances in-depth coverage of wind and solar with relevant news from the wider global renewables industry. The result is an agenda-setting and indispensible news and information service that keeps its readers informed and better able to operate successfully. 

Recharge comprises a website delivering 24/5 news, analysis, opinion and industry information; specialist wind and solar weekly newsletters; a high-quality monthly magazine with thought- 
provoking features, informative opinion pieces and photojournalism of the highest order; an unrivalled online archive; and Android and iOS apps to take all content to smartphones and tablets.

For more information, please contact:

Ben Backwell

Editor in Chief

Recharge

Tel 44 207029 5754

ben.backwell@rechargenews.com

Angelo Iannelli

Commercial Director

Recharge

Tel: +47 51 93 87 82

angelo.iannelli@rechargenews.com


About Recharge

Recharge is the multi-platform news service for senior professionals in solar, wind and related
sectors. It balances in-depth coverage of wind and solar with relevant news from the wider global renewables industry. The result is an agenda-setting and indispensible news and information
service that keeps its readers informed and better able to operate successfully.
Recharge comprises a website delivering 24/5 news, analysis, opinion and industry information; specialist wind and solar weekly newsletters; a high-quality monthly magazine with thought-
provoking features, informative opinion pieces and photojournalism of the highest order; an unrivalled online archive; and Android and iOS apps to take all content to smartphones and tablets.

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