Stephan is an electrical engineer with a power/utility and smart grid focus. He is the Director of Applications Engineering at Powin Energy, partnering with utilities, C&I's, developers, and any other forward thinkers in need of smart grid-scale storage solutions. Powin's patented battery management solution actively balances battery cells and provides asset owners with more access to the capacity of their system. The Warranty Tracker and Battery Odometer functionality included in Powin's bp-OS gives owners and operators unparalleled insight into the operation of their systems and provides diagnostics that can be used to determine the actual state of health of battery modules.
In previous positions Stephan worked as a director with Smart Grid Northwest, catalyzing smart grid education, implementations, and installations in the Pacific Northwest; contract utility designer and engineer for smaller public utility districts and co-ops; manufacturer's representative for power products; and underground standards and smart grid engineer with a large investor owned utility.