John Woolard is stepping down as chief executive officer of BrightSource Energy Inc. (BRSE), according to the San Jose Mercury News.
His departure from the Oakland, California-based solar-thermal developer had been discussed for months, Woolard told the newspaper. Executive Chairman David Ramm will serve as interim CEO until a permanent replacement is found.
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