NextEnergy Inc.

NextEnergy Inc.

December 04, 2006 10:43 ET

NextEnergy CEO David Hatherton Wins Top Geothermal Industry Award

Wins Excellence in Leadership Award at the First National GeoExchange Business and Policy Forum

Attention: Business/Financial Editor, Environment Editor, Energy Editor ELMIRA, ONTARIO. MEDIA ADVISORY--(CCNMatthews - Dec. 4, 2006) - November 29, 2006 - NextEnergy Inc. CEO and longtime proponent of geothermal energy David Hatherton received the Excellence in Leadership Award at the First National GeoExchange Business and Policy Forum in Gatineau, Quebec, which took place from November 27 - 29, 2006.

The forum was hosted by the Canadian GeoExchange Coalition, a national governing body that promotes the development of the geothermal industry across Canada.

The award was given in recognition of Hatherton's many years of involvement in the geothermal industry in Canada and North America as a whole.

He has been a leader in the domestic and international geothermal, renewable, and energy efficiency industries for 25 years. As the leader of many ventures in all areas of the geothermal industry, Hatherton has helped to shape and increase awareness and acceptance of geothermal technology.

Companies that Hatherton has co-founded have installed over 250,000 systems, accounting for approximately $2.5 billion (US) in retail sales. His duties in these corporations consisted of establishing the vision, management, marketing, and technical design, as well as government/industry/utility relations.

Hatherton founded NextEnergy Inc. in 1998 and has overseen the company's growth into the largest distributor of geothermal products in Canada.
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Contact Information

  • Randal Palach, President, NextEnergy
    Primary Phone: 519-669-2707
    Toll-Free: 800-367-9810
    E-mail: rpalach@nextenergy.ca