HAYWARD, Calif., March 05, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Primus Power (“Primus”), a leader in stationary energy storage systems, is pleased to announce the appointment of renewable industry veteran Jorg Heinemann as Chief Commercial Officer.
Mr. Heinemann brings to Primus over twenty five years of worldwide experience in the energy sector, including eight years at SunPower, where, as Executive Vice President Global System Sales, Engineering, Procurement and Construction, he led the successful implementation of more than 2,000 MW of solar power plants. Prior to SunPower he was Executive Partner and Practice Leader at Accenture, the global management consulting firm.
“Jorg’s extensive business and energy background comes at the perfect time for us,” states Tom Stepien, CEO of Primus Power. “We are positioned for rapid growth and Jorg’s business acumen, strategic vision and industry experience will be invaluable as we scale. He is an authentic, purpose-driven leader who will help Primus accelerate our commercial growth worldwide.”
“It is an exciting time to join the energy storage industry and Primus,” said Mr. Heinemann. “Battery system shipments are rapidly growing around the globe and Primus has distinguished itself by developing a world-class long duration energy storage solution. We have a wonderful opportunity to help our customers save money, enhance renewable energy systems, and build a more balanced and resilient electric grid.”
About Primus Power
Primus Power is a California-headquartered provider of low-cost, long-life and long-duration energy storage systems. The Company’s flow batteries are shipping to U.S. and international commercial, industrial, data center, microgrid and utility customers. With technical innovations protected by 40 patents in 11 countries, the Company’s EnergyPod systems offer exceptional reliability, modularity, and energy density at an industry-low total cost of ownership. www.primuspower.com
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Company: Primus Power Corporation
Job: Chief Commercial Officer
Cand: Heinemann, Jorg