Russell Ray is the chief editor of Power Engineering magazine, the No. 1 trade magazine for the power generation industry. Russell has 15 years experience as an energy journalist, covering the oil and gas industry in Oklahoma and the growth of solar and nuclear power in Florida. He served eight years as the energy reporter for the Tulsa World. He held the same position at the Tampa Tribune for two and a half years before joining Hydro Review magazine as senior editor in 2009. In November 2011, Russell was named chief editor of Power Engineering.