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The Exelon-PSEG Super Merger:
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has been promoted to the new position of vice president and controller for CMS Energy Corp.'s natural gas pipeline unit, CMS Gas Transmission Co. She joined CMS Enterprises, CMS Energy's diversified energy business unit, in 1993 as an internal auditor. In addition, CMS Panhandle Companies, CMS' natural gas pipeline subsidiary, realigned its marketing, business development, optimization, and marketing operations departments. , formerly vice president of commercial optimization, has been named vice president of marketing. , formerly vice president of marketing, has been named to the new position of vice president of business development, LNG, and supply. Bond joined the company in early 2000 from Sonat Marketing Co. and previously had been managing director for El Paso Energy and Tenneco Energy. Meyer joined CMS Energy in 1990 as director of business development.
The California ISO has named a new market surveillance committee (MSC). Members of the committee include: , current chair of the MSC and professor of economics at Stanford University, for a three-year term; , professor of geography and environmental engineering at Johns Hopkins University, for a two-year term; , research scientist at University of California (UC) Energy Institute, for a one-year term; and , professor of finance, UC Davis Graduate School of Management, for a one-year term.
, president of WBI Energy Services Inc., has been named executive vice president of business development and strategic planning for Utility Services Inc. and Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. WBI, Utility Services, and Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. are business units of MDU Resources Group Inc.
Kewaunee/Point Beach Nuclear recently announced several senior level management changes. , Kewaunee/Point Beach site vice president, has been named vice president of engineering for Nuclear Management Company, which operates six plants in the Midwest. Reddemann will be replaced by , formerly of Exelon Corp. , Point Beach plant manager, has been named the site director for Kewaunee/Point Beach. replaces Cayia as plant manager, and has been named Kewaunee plant manager, replacing Kyle Hoops, who will spend the next 18 months representing NMC at the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations.
has been named CFO of RealEnergy LLC. Salvaria came from Sempra Energy, where he was director of corporate finance. Prior to Sempra, Salvaria was senior vice president of Pacific Energy. He joins the distributed generation energy company's management team of CEO . , President , and General Counsel .
The Midwest ISO and Southwest Power Pool have named its officers for Newco, the company to be formed when the two organizations consolidate. will be CEO and president; will become executive vice president and COO; will be the new CIO and chief strategic officer; will become the vice president and CFO; will become vice president, secretary, and general counsel; will be the new vice president of operations; will be the new vice president for market operations; and will be the treasurer. , current president of SPP, will remain through the transition and then plans to retire.
has been appointed vice president of corporate communications for Peoples Energy. Since 1999, Sierra served as deputy press secretary to Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley. Prior to that,