SOURCE: KLD Energy Technologies, Inc.

April 22, 2014 08:18 ET

KLD Energy Technologies to Offer Employees 'Free Drive to Work' by Providing KLD Designed Off-Grid Solar Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

KLD Celebrates Earth Day by Introducing Free Renewable Energy for Workforce

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Apr 22, 2014) - KLD Energy Technologies, an emerging leader in electric drive system engineering, development and manufacturing with headquarters in Austin, Texas, announced today it will be providing their employees access to free, off-grid solar-powered charging stations for electric vehicles. This announcement is in support of Earth Day's theme to elevate environmental awareness and influence the way people think, live and work. These solar car ports will utilize KLD's proprietary battery solution and will showcase how integrating Samsung lithium battery banks with the KLD designed solar charging technology can be used for off-grid cellular towers, energy storage, back-up energy and other applications.

"Now, every day is Earth Day at KLD Energy," said Ian Stonington, Director of Marketing for KLD Energy Technology. "Our team at KLD is excited about this renewable energy project. As a company devoted to building technology that can efficiently use renewable resources, we felt it was our job to put this technology into use for its employees. It not only provides a great service, it proves the concept for other off-grid applications that can make an economic impact and a big difference to the environment."

The charging stations will be capable of both Level 1 and Level 2 charging which will accommodate a wide variety of electric vehicles.

KLD's oneDRIVE™ electric propulsion system, a turnkey solution for companies in need of a complete propulsion system, is designed for use in a variety of applications. From its inception, the oneDRIVE system was exclusively engineered with the goal of creating the most advanced electric propulsion system optimized for peak performance and overall efficiency. The system was engineered in the United States, and is now being sold to the global market. A unique aspect of the oneDRIVE system is that all of its components are designed to work in sync, making it one of the most efficient systems in the electric marketplace and superior to any system designed with different companies' components. Using the KLD design and strategic partnership with Samsung SDI™, KLD has also created one of the safest, highest performing energy storage solutions in the industry. The KLD Lithium-Ion battery and proprietary Battery Management System provides sustainable power that is flexible, highly efficient and easy to maintain. The KLD battery is lightweight, has a high energy density and a low cost of ownership.

About KLD Energy Technologies Inc.

Austin, Texas-based KLD Energy Technologies' mission is to develop innovative, sustainable propulsion technologies for the electric vehicle marketplace and beyond. The KLD propulsion and generation system is applicable in a broad range of markets, including: elevators, air conditioners, pumps, generators and other applications. Focused on the research, development and commercialization of advanced and sustainable technologies, KLD has received worldwide interest. The company recently won an Edison Award for innovation and excellence for energy sustainability for transportation. For more information, visit www.KLDEnergy.com. For media information, please contact media@kldenergy.com.

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