15.12.2006: Meldung: Distributed Energy Appoints Richard S. Grant to Its Board of Directors
Mr. Grant is the former chief executive of BOC Process Gas Solutions, which supplies gases and associated equipment and services to manufacturing, healthcare, advanced technology and research industries. Last September, BOC became a part of The Linde Group, a worldwide industrial gas and engineering company with more than 53,000 employees working in about 70 countries on all continents.
Through 2002, Mr. Grant held various executive and managerial positions at The BOC Group, including serving as a board member and regional director of the company"s South Pacific and South Asia operations. Mr. Grant currently serves on the boards of directors of BlueLinx Holdings and Compass Minerals International.
"We welcome Dick Grant and look forward to the operational and global perspectives he will bring to the board of directors in the years ahead," said Robert W. Shaw, Jr., Distributed Energy"s chairman. "We especially expect to benefit from his experience in the industrial, research and development markets for a wide range of gases, related equipment and services."
About Distributed Energy Systems Corp.
Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (Nasdaq: DESC) creates and delivers products and solutions to the emerging decentralized energy marketplace, giving users greater control over their energy cost, quality and reliability. As the parent company of Proton Energy Systems (http://www.protonenergy.com) and Northern Power (http://www.northernpower.com), Distributed Energy Systems delivers a combination of practical, ready-today energy solutions and the solid business platforms for capitalizing on the changing energy landscape. For more information visit http://www.distributed-energy.com.
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