VANCOUVER, Dec. 7, 2015 -‐‑ PBES, a global leader in energy storage for industrial applications, announced today that their CEO Brent Perry has been asked to speak at the United Nations COP21 Climate Conference in Paris. His Presentation, about the future of battery propulsion in commercial marine applications will be given
at 7:30pm, December 8, 2015 aboard the Race for Water solar powered vessel on the River Seine.
“I am extremely proud to have been selected by Bellona to speak at this prestigious event,” said Brent Perry, chief executive of PBES. “It is the culmination of all that I have been working toward for many years.”
Recently dubbed “the Elon Musk of the marine industry”, by Norwegian technology magazine Teknisk Ukeblad, Brent will be rubbing shoulders with lawmakers, and influencers such as the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Canadian Minister of the Environment and Frederic Haug of the Bellona Foundation (Norway).