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Hon. Peter Rae AO, WWEA

President

– Chairman/Hon. Chairman International Renewable Energy Alliance (REN Alliance) since 2004

– Board Member World Wind Energy Association since 2003: Senior Vice President 2005-2011, Hon Vice President since 2011

– Director Energy Globe Foundation and member of the International Awards Jury

– Member of the REN21 Steering Committee since 2004 and Vice Chairman 2008-2013

– Member of the board of the International Solar Energy Society 2005-2011 and awarded ISES Fellow 2015

– Founding Chairman Renewable Energy Generators Australia 1999-2009

– Director International Hydropower Association 2001-2009 and Hon. Life Member since 2010

– Chairman Hydro Tasmania 1993-2004

– Liberal Senator for Tasmania 1968-1986

– Shadow Minister for Education 1973-74, Community Development 1974-75, Industry and Commerce 1983-84, Finance 1984-85

– Tasmanian Minister for Education and Technology and Chairman of the Australian Education Council

– University of Tasmania – Alumni of the Year 2005 for achievement in renewable energy

– REGA Award for services to renewable energy industry 2009

– Officer in the Order of Australia since 1999

– Lawyer since 1960