In a region that has experienced dramatic decline in coal mining jobs over the years, EnerBlü is one of the solutions for a revitalized eastern Kentucky economy.
EnerBlü is focused on electric transportation, PV hybrid microgrid, power grid and genset hybridization, and consists of three divisions:
- ePowerProducts™: proprietary eLTO™ battery technology that meets military standards and provides proven advantages for power packs and hybridization as well as microgrid deployments.
- eGridServices™: teams up with developers, corporations, utilities, and investors globally to develop projects, install equipment, and test and commission microgrid systems, which consist of PV solar, high-density power battery energy storage, solar and back-up hybridized gensets.
- eTransport™: produces fully electric commercial vehicles and buses that are both environmentally friendly and greatly reduce the total cost of ownership.
What does the project entail?
Corporate Headquarters, R&D, Step-up Line, and Labs to Located in Lexington, KY creating 110 jobs;
1-Million Sq. Ft. Manufacturing Facility Set for Pikeville, KY creating 875 jobs
More than $400 million investment
The investment of this project and similar projects are multi faceted:
employing residents in the area with quality jobs and good pay
spurring more investment from new companies
moving to clean energy