PBES appoints power generation expert to develop energy storage markets

By BCShippingNews
July 11 2017
Arnstein Andreassen
Norwegian energy storage company strengthens resources in key sectors

Plan B Energy Storage (PBES) today announced Arnstein Andreassen has joined the firm to develop marine energy storage markets. Mr. Andreassen brings decades of experience in power generation and propulsion.
 
In his previous positions, both in Naval and commercial business, Arnstein worked with power generation and propulsion systems in the marine space, helping his clients to achieve best in value for their investment. Arnstein comes to PBES from Bertel O. Steen Teknikk AS (Bostek), where he is responsible for sales of commercial marine generator sets.

“I am glad to join the team at PBES,” said Arnstein. “The character and experience of this group is exceptional, and the PBES product provides a level of safety and performance that until now has been missing in the marketplace.”

“Arnstein’s experience with marine power generation gives him direct experience and perspective of the industry.” Commented Brent Perry, CEO, PBES. “He has achieved success in the most demanding of conditions. He is a natural fit for this team.”
 
PBES’ high performance lithium batteries are touted as “the safest in the world”. Thermal-StopTM CellCoolTM and CellSwapTM  systems make PBES the only energy storage capable of preventing thermal runaway before it occurs.