Alevo Group has appointed Jeff Gates as Director of Sales and Field Operations. Gates, an acknowledged leader in the energy industry, will head Alevo’s energy storage deployment and operations with responsibility for GridBank™ customer sales and the strengthening of Alevo’s position as the driving force in the energy storage industry. In his new role at Alevo, Gates will bring the considerable experience gained with Duke Energy as an energy storage specialist and as Vice Chair of the Energy Storage Association.
This expertise will be used to build on Alevo’s successful sales record and expand the company’s track record for delivering key strategic national level contracts to customers such as China-ZK and RBM in Turkey.
“By joining Alevo, I know I am joining a company on the verge of greatness,” said Jeff Gates, Alevo’s new Director of Sales and Field Operations, “I believe the company has the potential to transform not only the energy storage market, but the way in which the world will harness electricity on a global scale for generations.”
250-kilowatts of Alevo Battery Technology will become part of the Duke Energy Microgrid Research Center in Mount Holly, North Carolina. Duke Energy established a testing center at their Mount Holly Training facility a few years ago to explore new microgrid technologies and take an in-depth look at how new microgrid technology can enhance the grid. […]
In late 2014, a virtually unknown company called Alevo announced it was entering the energy storage market with a new inorganic, sulfur-based lithium ion battery technology that it had acquired from the bankrupt German company fortu PowerCell. Alevo entered the U.S. with a big splash, investing over $68 million in the 3.5 million-square-foot former Philip Morris […]
Alevo, the energy storage company, today announced is highest score yet