Basic Electrical named retired government John Rice on Monday as chairman of the conglomerate’s struggling gasoline energy enterprise.

GE stated throughout its third quarter earnings that it could divide the facility division into two items: GE Gasoline Energy and GE Energy Portfolio. Rice will function chairman of the previous.

The corporate additionally introduced on Monday that Scott Strazik, president of GE’s energy providers enterprise, will function CEO of GE Gasoline Energy. On the similar time, GE Energy CEO Russell Stokes will shift to grow to be CEO of the reorganized GE Energy Portfolio. The latter unit consists of GE’s steam, electrical grid, nuclear and energy conversion companies.

“One in every of my prime priorities is positioning our companies to win, beginning with GE Energy,” GE Chairman and CEO Larry Culp stated in an announcement.

Rice retired on the finish of 2017 after 39 years at GE. He faces a steep problem in his return to GE, as the corporate’s enterprise of promoting generators to gasoline and coal-fired energy crops has been struggling lately. GE additionally took a $22 billion noncash cost within the third-quarter associated to acquisitions made within the energy enterprise.

“I stay up for working with John as he returns to GE and Scott and Russell of their new roles,” Culp stated.

Shares of GE fell 2.2 % in buying and selling Monday, closing at $7.84 a share.

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