Uwe Fuchs is heading the global sales team for NAS Batteries at BASF Stationary Energy Storage. Prior to joining NAS team in 2020, he has been working for large electrical companies such as ABB and Siemens. Since more than a decade he has been responsible for the sales of advanced energy storage technologies to utilities, project developers and system integrators.
With passion he drives the deployment of new green technologies to accelerate the energy transition. He promotes NAS® batteries (sodium-sulfur-based batteries) to customers across the globe and supports them on their way to the energy transition.
Mr. Fuchs holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering from the RWTH Aachen University and an Executive Master in Business Administration from the University of West Florida.
04:35 pm - 04:50 pm
Technology is Driving the Battery Business: Current Trends and Developments
Technology is the key to battery storage markets developing at a rapid pace. Just look at the way system costs have dropped drastically in recent years as a result of progress in the development of battery materials and battery cells and advancement in storage system technology.In the diverse stationary markets in particular, opportunities for technological alternatives to the lithium-ion battery are being opened up. In this session, you can hear from experts directly about current progress in the development of specific battery technologies and learn about the impact those battery technologies are set to have on the market for electrical energy storage systems in the near future.