ViZn Energy Systems Taps Renewable Energy Veteran as VP of Marketing Following Accelerated Global Product Demand

AUSTIN, Texas – February 1, 2016 – ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of energy storage systems for C&I, microgrid and utility applications, announced today it has hired Mike Grunow to serve as Vice President of Marketing. Grunow joins ViZn as the company expands to meet rapid global adoption of its energy storage solutions.

“I am delighted to join ViZn because they offer best-in-class performance and value,” said Grunow. “ViZn’s batteries are the most versatile, safe and economical options for developers and utilities. This new position will enable me to build upon the excellent work the team at ViZn has done developing a product that meets and exceeds the needs of the rapidly growing energy storage market.”

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ViZn Energy Systems Wins Contract for Flow Battery System from Idaho National Laboratory

AUSTIN, Texas, 19 January 2016 – ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of energy storage systems for microgrid and utility applications, announced that it has received an order for a 128 kW/320 kWh redox flow battery system based on its zinc-iron chemistry from Idaho National Laboratory (INL), part of the Department of Energy’s (DOE) complex of national laboratories. ViZn’s flow battery system will be installed as part of a microgrid research, development and demonstration testbed and is expected to be commissioned in the second quarter of 2016. Read more

ViZn Energy Systems Expands Capabilities of its Best-in-Class Grid-Scale Flow Battery Energy Storage System

 AUSTIN, Texas, December 2, 2015 – ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of energy storage systems for microgrid, commercial & industrial and utility applications, announced today that it has built upon its best-in-class proprietary flow battery technology to enhance the capabilities, reliability and lifetime of all next generation flow battery systems for multi-megawatt energy storage applications. The Vanguard II battery stack further expands the operating range of ViZn’s systems, strengthening their industry-leading long-duration energy services by enhancing the fast switching and high power cycling capabilities required for many applications, further maximizing ROI and providing industry-leading payback periods. Read more

ViZn Energy Systems Launches ZAC Energy Storage Platform in Collaboration with Princeton Power

AUSTIN, Texas, 9 July 2015– ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of safe energy storage systems for commercial & industrial, microgrid and utility applications, today announced a collaboration with Princeton Power, a designer and manufacturer of power system products, to launch ViZn’s ZAC energy storage system. ViZn has designed the system to further benefit commercial & industrial (C&I) customers and solar PV integrators.  Deliveries of initial customer units are scheduled for Q4 of 2015. Read more

ViZn Energy Systems Enters Partnership with Jabil to Manufacture its Zinc/iron Flow Battery

AUSTIN, Texas, June 2, 2015 – ViZn Energy Systems Inc. (ViZn), a leading provider of energy storage systems for microgrid and utility applications, announced today that it has entered into a strategic relationship with Jabil Circuit Inc., (NYSE:JBL) a design, manufacturing and supply chain management service provider, to manufacture ViZn  Energy’s Zinc/iron flow batteries in its state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities.

Jabil will help ViZn energy ramp up production capabilities of its flow batteries to fulfill current orders, and expand its capacity to meet expected delivery commitments over the next 12 months.

“With the rate of orders accelerating over the past few months, we need a partner who can help us meet the current demand for our energy storage systems,” said John Lowell, COO of ViZn. “Working with an industry leader like Jabil further validates our safe and cost effective energy storage solution. Jabil can produce our product in a timely manner and to the strict specifications for quality and performance that we expect of our energy storage systems.”

“ViZn has a unique and robust energy storage solution,” Bill Mitchell, Jabil senior director of corporate development said. “The market for their product is growing quickly and we’re proud to be working alongside ViZn Energy as they scale up to meet industry demand.”

ViZn’s Z20 battery storage system is a safe, scalable and sustainable energy storage solution to drive the value of microgrids and utility applications. Its technology utilizes a non-toxic, low cost zinc and iron chemistry that aids steady and safe operation. The Z20 offers one of the fastest charge and discharge responses on the market, can withstand significant temperature fluctuations and can facilitate multiple discharge cycles each day. It is the most cost-effective flow battery system on the market today.