SkyFuel Names CEO

Arvada, Colorado-based SkyFuel, a developer of concentrating solar power technology and systems, said Monday that it has named Richard J. LeBlanc as the firm's new CEO. LeBlanc was previously at CHemrec AB, a renewable fuels firm based in Stockhold, Weden. LeBlanc also has served at Siemens Buildilng Technologies. SkyFuel is developing a low-cost, parabolic trough solar thermal collector. SkyFuel is backed by Flywheel Ventures and Leaf Clean Energy Company.