Chet Lyons is the Founder and Principal of Energy Strategies Group (ESG), a Boston-based consulting firm that assists innovative manufacturers, project developers and investors in establishing an early and profitable role in the energy storage industry. ESG also develops grid-scale energy storage projects. Chet has over 25 years of experience in the development and successful commercialization of advanced energy technologies, including 40 MWs of grid-scale storage projects providing frequency regulation services.
Chet is the author of "Grid Scale Energy Storage Opportunities in North America: Applications, Technologies, Suppliers and Business Strategies,” published by GTM Research. This report pinpoints the best applications, geographic markets and market segments, and discusses the best business models and strategies. The report also profiles 150 companies active in the energy storage industry.
Chet has held key management positions at DNV Energy & Sustainability, Beacon Power, American Superconductor, Evergreen Solar, Energy Resource Associates and Johnson Controls. He holds an undergraduate degree in Environmental Studies from the University of California, Berkeley and an MBA from Boston University’s Graduate School of Management. See: www.energystrategiesgroup.com.