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The experts that are “Energy Blues LLC", are presented for your review below. They all have several decades of Energy Storage experience and many are recognized leaders in their fields. Energy Blues LLC has over 20 consultants available to help clients and the pictorial portfolio below will give you access to the qualifications & experience of most of them. Just click on the picture to learn more about an individual expert. Consultant costs vary by both their expertise and how long they might be needed. This can be discussed in detail when you are contacted by an Energy Blues LLC manager. Suffice it to say, Energy Storage consultants are less expensive than lawyers!
Dr. Cheeseman has been working in Energy Storage for 35 years from hearing aids to Large Energy storage systems; multiple chemistries; bench research scientist to multi-billion $, company head of Research, development & Engineering! She loves to discuss batteries, create solutions & develop new products.
Bob was VP, Business Management at Duracell, working in new product development, technology licensing, and marketing management. An independent consultant since 2002, he has worked on market development, commercialization and licensing of new technology both inside and outside the world of energy storage.
Since the 1980s Ian Abercrombie has helped customers by developing hardware and software for unique and challenging situations with special interests in renewable power management and off grid living.
Dr Atherton has over 33 years of hands-on experience in all phases of research and process, product and manufacturing development with all major cell chemistries. He has specified, characterized and developed raw materials, electrodes, cells and batteries. He designed, developed and implemented physical property and electrochemical characterization tests for raw materials, in process and finished electrodes and cells.
Mr. Caldwell has 30+ years experience leading organizations in manufacturing excellence, supply chain optimization, quality system development, product and program management and lean/continuous improvement. He worked for Duracell Batteries for 19 years, Exide Technologies for 3 years and is currently a Board Member with Energy Storage Systems an Iron Flow battery technology company.
With over 30 year’s experience taking designs from concept to production, with expertise in the design of stamped and injection molded components along with design of the tooling to manufacture those components. Extensive experience working with Asian suppliers to obtain components and tooling which meet or exceed requirements.
Mr. Friel is co-author of the industry standard Smart Battery Specifications, including SMBus, used in consumer electronics.
He was also co-founder or early employee of two successful battery semiconductor start-ups acquired by Microchip & Texas Instruments. He holds a BSEE from Purdue University and MBA from Boston College.
Proven world expert in battery design, chemistry, materials, manufacture, safety, applications, recycling and testing. Successful in battery associated litigation and mediation. Director level experience in technical management. Instrumental in developing new techniques in solar power.
Experienced in all major cell chemistries, including initiating, driving, and managing technical innovation. Has specialized in start-ups. Skills include Strategic Planning, Project Management, People Development, and Problem Solving.
36 of years experience, working in manufacturing, equipment development from prototype to production, plant start up and optimization. In his last assignment he focused on R&D technology development, materials/product testing, EHS, Quality systems and facilities development. Strong Team building and development skills.
For over 25 years, Tom has helped companies of all sizes around the world get to the next level of operations excellence. As an expert in advanced quality methods, Tom's key skill is the ability to identify gaps and implement the changes needed to close those gaps.
Over three decades of leading manufacturing and supply chain organisations through critical periods of change including greenfield start-ups in China and post acquisition restructuring of operations in Latin America, China and Europe. Possesses invaluable experience assimilating diverse company cultures into multi national corporate culture to aggressively drive shareholder value.
Rene Vivanco received a B.Eng in Elec. Eng, an MBA in Marketing Services from University of Americas, Mexico and an MSc. in Comp. Eng. from Walden University, Minneapolis. He has held different positions at Motorola Automotive, Panasonic Automotive, Exide Technologies, United Technologies and Denso Automotive. His specialities are Power Train, Hybrid Electric Vehicle, Power Electronics, Motor Control and Model Base Design CPS systems.
Superior knowledge of multiple battery chemistry. Creative problem solver along with 37 years hand-on experience in all phases of product R&D and manufacturing development. Seasoned technical executive with management experience and start up launch.
25+ years of battery-cell and powered consumer product development, Doug has driven the launch of dozens of new or improved products. He is comfortable operating in large or small organizations, and adaptable as a team lead or member. Doug enjoys the challenge of refining good ideas and launching commercially viable products.