Program Manager for Energy Storage
Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI)
Haresh Kamath serves as Program Manager for Energy Storage at the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI), where Mr. Kamath manages the Institute's research into the development, assessment, and application of energy storage technologies for grid storage applications. Mr. Kamath is also a Strategic Program Manager in EPRI's Technology Innovation Program, where he manages programs investigating advanced materials technologies for power delivery applications, and advanced energy storage technologies.
Mr. Kamath joined EPRI PEAC in 2002 as a Project Engineer in energy storage and distributed generation. His responsibilities grew to include management of the energy technologies group, encompassing EPRI Solutions efforts in energy storage, distributed generation, energy efficiency, and electric transportation. Mr. Kamath worked at Lockheed Martin Space Systems as a Product Engineer and was responsible for spacecraft batteries. He also served as an Applications Engineering and Business Development Manager at a startup energy storage company. Mr. Kamath serves as a Director of Versa Power Systems, Inc. and Electricity Storage Association. He was an author for the DOE-EPRI Handbook of Energy Storage. Mr. Kamath has Bachelor's and Master's degrees in Chemical Engineering from Stanford University.