17.1.2003: Meldung: Company GSA Contract awarded to Active Power
Thursday January 16, 7:01 am ET
Opens New Federal Markets for Active Power Products and Services
AUSTIN, Texas--Jan. 16, 2003--Active Power, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACPW - News) of Austin, TX announced today the United States General Service Administration has awarded the company GSA Contract # GS-07F- 0061N. Federal customers, as well as state & local police, fire and rescue operations, may now purchase Active Power"s line of battery-free power quality solutions, and support services.
"We are very pleased to offer our federal customers this simple and easy way to purchase our products," said Joe Pinkerton, Chairman and CEO of Active Power. "Our high efficiency and environmentally friendly power quality solutions are a great fit with many of the new Federal Government product guidelines. The GSA contract is the first step in what we believe is a tremendous opportunity in the government sector of the market. "
The new contract reflects special pricing, simple ordering, and easy payment options that benefit all GSA customers, plus the flexibility to combine other OEM products into a single sourced procurement by utilizing GSA authorized teaming arrangements. Active Power"s complete line of power quality products and turnkey solutions will be available through GSA Advantage:
CleanSource® UPS (65 kVA - 900kVA)
CleanSource® 2 DC (100 KW - 500KW)
GenSTART Battery-Free Starting Module and System
CleanSource® Containerized Continuous Power Modules
Turnkey Power Quality Solutions
ABOUT ACTIVE POWER:
Active Power, Inc. (www.activepower.com) designs, manufactures and markets battery-free power quality products that provide the consistent, reliable electric power required by today"s digital economy. An ISO 9001- certified company, Active Power is the first to commercialize a flywheel energy storage system, CleanSource® that provides a highly reliable, low-cost and non-toxic replacement for lead-acid batteries used in conventional power quality installations.
Active Power, Inc., Austin
Jennifer Z. Lozier, Corporate Communications Director,
Steve Burke, GSA Sales Manager, 919/637-8953
Source: Active Power, Inc.