Seattle Business Magazine Bright Idea: Planetary Power’s Battery Boost

Posted by: Rebecca MacLeod, on August 10, 2016

Seattle Business magazine recently featured Planetary Power in its’ Bright Idea column. Here’s s sneak peek!

SBM_Logo_400x400Cell towers in remote locations use diesel generators; a Redmond firm has a greener concept.

Sometimes, bright ideas seem to fall from the sky, like Newton’s apple. More often, as in the case of HyGen, they are the product of careful analysis.

The team at Planetary Power Inc. in Redmond came up with the idea for HyGen because “we were looking for what was the next big, world-changing problem to solve,” says President and CEO Joe Landon. “Energy was what we identified as an area we wanted to innovate in.”


You can view the entire article online or in print in the August 2016 issue.