MILWAUKEE, WI--(Marketwired - May 1, 2013) - ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB), a leading developer of intelligent, renewable energy power platforms and hybrid vehicle control systems, announced today that Dan Nordloh, ZBB Energy Executive Vice President - Global Business Development, has been invited to participate as a panel expert on energy storage at the upcoming AGRION event in New York.
Energy Storage Economics 2.0 for New York City and Beyond will take place Thursday, May 9, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. at 10 Rockefeller Plaza, New York.
In light of fast growing consumption, congestion, and reliability concerns, the economic landscape for distributed storage is undergoing a breakthrough, especially in Greater New York City. Examining the environment and dynamic elements in the storage industry from an economic, not just technology or business, perspective is essential in establishing a comprehensive understanding of the energy storage market. Following a series of comprehensive energy storage meetings and the successful launch of AGRION's new Energy Storage Initiative, AGRION is hosting this roundtable to allow the energy storage industry to address these very issues. Mr. Nordloh will join the roundtable comprised of some of the nation's most dynamic commercial storage leaders to discuss:
- Smart storage investments for NYC RE Portfolio owners and managers
- Key evolving technologies
- The evolving regulatory and rebate landscape promoting storage projects
- Resiliency strategies with storage vs. backup generation
- The promise of large-scale project finance for storage
- Storage economics landscape
- Recent developments in storage project financing
More information about the event is available at the following link: http://www.agrion.org/sessions/agrion-ny-Energy_Storage_Economics_2_0_for_New_York_City_and_Beyond.htm
About ZBB Energy Corporation
ZBB Energy Corporation (NYSE MKT: ZBB) designs, develops, and manufactures advanced energy storage, power electronic systems, and engineered custom and semi-custom products targeted at the growing global need for distributed renewable energy, energy efficiency, power quality, and grid modernization. ZBB and its power electronics subsidiary, Tier Electronics, LLC, have developed a portfolio of integrated power management platforms that combine advanced power and energy controls plus energy storage to optimize renewable energy sources and conventional power inputs whether connected to the grid or not. Tier Electronics participates in the energy efficiency markets through their hybrid vehicle control systems, and power quality markets with their line of regulation solutions. Together, these platforms solve a wide range of electrical system challenges in global markets for utility, governmental, commercial, industrial and residential end customers. Founded in 1986, ZBB's platforms ensure optimal efficiencies today, while offering the flexibility to adapt and scale to future requirements. ZBB's corporate offices and production facilities are located in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, USA with offices also located in Perth, Western Australia. For more information, visit: www.zbbenergy.com.
Agrion is a global business network for energy, cleantech and corporate sustainability launched in 2007. With offices in San Francisco, New York, Frankfurt, Paris, and Beijing, and an international community of more than 200,000 industry professionals, AGRION provides a platform for members to connect, exchange ideas, and identify business opportunities. Each office hosts weekly onsite and online conferences to facilitate face-to-face networking and online collaboration with industry leaders. Agrion hosts international conventions in Europe, China and the US, and its website contains updated information and reports about the energy markets and sustainability best practices. Agrion also launches, manages and supports ventures and projects in renewable energies, smart grid, EVS, energy efficiency and sustainability. For more information, visit: www.agrion.org