PBES Appoints Industry Power Generation Expert to Develop Energy Storage Markets
Canadian/Norwegian energy storage company strengthens resources in key sectors
Vancouver, Canada/ Trondheim, Norway – February 29, 2016 – Plan B Energy Storage (www.pbes.com) today announced that Andrew Eydt has joined the firm to develop global industrial markets. Mr. Eydt brings over a decade of experience in power generation and propulsion.
In his previous position as engineering manager with Frontier Power Products, Andrew worked with energy storage systems on hybrid RTG cranes and ferries, achieving significant fuel reductions compared to their traditional counterparts.
“I have been passionate about improving the efficiency of power systems for years,” said Andrew. “Energy storage is the most effective solution I have found. I am happy to be a part of the PBES team, bringing our unrivaled level of safety and performance to market.”
“Andrew’s experience with marine hybrid propulsions systems and industrial power generation give him a unique perspective on the industry.” Commented Brent Perry, CEO, Plan B Energy Storage. “He has achieved success with innovative hybrids in the most demanding of conditions. He is a natural fit for this team.”
PBES’ high performance lithium-ion batteries are touted as “the safest in the world”. Their Thermal-StopTM and CellCoolTM systems make them the only ones capable of preventing thermal runaway.