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May 27, 2015 9:52 AM ET

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Company Overview of Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc.

Company Overview

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. develops green fuel and biochar products for energy, food, and water markets. Its CoolTerra biochar product enables fertilizer reduction and increased water retention for increased crop productivity, and plant health. The company’s biochar product sequesters carbon and delivers benefits to industries that include agriculture, chemicals, and pharmaceuticals. Cool Planet Energy Systems was formerly known as Cool Planet BioFuels, Inc. The company was founded in 2009 and is based in Greenwood Village, Colorado. It has a location in Camarillo, California.

6400 South Fiddlers Green Circle

Greenwood Village, CO 80111

United States

Founded in 2009



Key Executives for Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer, President and Director
Age: 60
Founder and Chairman
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Age: 57
Vice President of Operations
Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. Key Developments

Cool Planet Begins Commercial Production of its Advanced CoolTerra Product

Cool Planet Energy Systems has unveiled its first commercial-scale production facility for its CoolTerra(TM) soil amendment. The new manufacturing facility is located in Camarillo, California. Cool Planet Energy Systems, a technology company that develops sustainable solutions for energy, food and water, has unveiled its first commercial-scale production facility for its CoolTerra(TM) soil amendment. The new manufacturing facility is located in Camarillo, California. CoolTerra(TM) is a highly porous soil enhancer engineered to retain water and fertilizer for improving soil health and productivity. For farmers and growers in the Western U.S. and elsewhere, the commercially available amendment gives them the ability to maintain or improve their crop yield, even in drought conditions with less water and fertilizer. Reducing fertilizer use mitigates water pollution from farm runoff. In a recent field trial testing the effectiveness of CoolTerra(TM) on high-value strawberry crops, CoolTerra(TM) increased production by 56% with normal watering levels and with 40% less fertilizer. In recent turf grass trials with a municipality, CoolTerra(TM) enabled water use to be cut in half while improving the overall appearance of the lawns. CoolTerra(TM) delivers new solutions for agriculture and water conservation. CoolTerra(TM) acts as a virtual sponge to retain water and nutrients at the root zone, establishing lasting, naturally organic support systems for crops. Trials with CoolTerra(TM) achieved significantly higher yields per acre with standard watering. With reductions in water or fertilizer, CoolTerra(TM) maintained or improved total production levels. Importantly, CoolTerra(TM) also sequesters carbon from the atmosphere, helping to reverse climate change by taking CO(2) captured by plants and storing it in the soil underground. CoolTerra(TM) has received organic certification from the Organic Materials Review Institute (OMRI(R)), the California Department of Food and Agriculture, and the state of Washington. CoolTerra(TM) is the first biochar-based product to be certified by the International Biochar Initiative.

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. Presents at 16th Annual Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum, Aug-10-2014

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. Presents at 16th Annual Pacific Crest Global Technology Leadership Forum, Aug-10-2014 . Venue: The Sonnenalp Hotel, 20 Vail Road, Vail, CO 81657, United States.

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. Appoints Key Executives to Lead Construction of First Commercial Plant in US

Cool Planet Energy Systems, Inc. announced the team that will lead construction and operations of its first commercial plant in the U.S. The company announced that Randy Tucker will serve as Vice President, Capital Projects, with overall responsibility for directing the project. Robert Djelveh will serve as Vice President, Supply Chain, and Rex Downen will serve as Construction Manager on-site at the facility in Alexandria, Louisiana. Tim Palculict will serve as Plant Manager, with responsibility for plant operability, bringing the plant online and leading the plant's operations. Randy Tucker to lead project management team. Randy Tucker is joining the company after more than 25 years in project management and technical leadership roles. Before joining Cool Planet, he served as Vice President, IT Services, for Peabody Energy. He was Vice President, Service Delivery, for One Communications. Robert Djelveh to lead supply chain management and procurement. Robert Djelveh comes to the company as an internationally recognized leader in supply chain management and procurement, having worked extensively in Europe, North America and Asia. Most recently, he co-led PricewaterhouseCooper's and PRTM's supply chain and energy groups in China.

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