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Ascent Systems Technologies

Ascent Systems Technologies provides an optimal solution for energy demand in a compact, portable and easy to use integrated package.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Currency CAD
  • Founded March 2012
  • Employees 3
  • Incorporation Type C-corp
  • Website

Company Summary

Universal Energy Module (UEM) provides the optimal solution for distributed energy generation with zero environmental impact. In a portable configuration the module can be delivered to any remote location and rapidly deployed as a source of uninterrupted clean energy. Multiple modules can be combined to scale up capacity. Modules at different locations are to be connected in an intelligent network for performance monitoring and solar mapping.


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    Vladimir Grebenyuk
    System Architect

    Vladimir’s experience spans from developing optimal guidance algorithms for space launch vehicles and satellite tracking to national defense and sustainable development. Vladimir holds a Masters Degree in Aeronautical Engineering from Kharkov Aviation University (Ukraine). He is a Special Graduate of the Systems Architecture program at MIT. Vladimir serves on the advisory board at the University of Manitoba. Member of IEEE.

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    James Robinson
    Project Manager

    Jim is a founder of Optimum Air, specializing in high efficiency retrofits for residential and commercial buildings using heat pumps, condensing gas heating equipment and solar thermal systems. Jim is a CANSIA certified solar thermal designer/installer, a RED Seal refrigeration mechanic, a NATE certified air source heat pump PRO technician, a member of the Refrigeration Services Engineers Society and Thermal Environmental Comfort Association.

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    Laing Shimmin
    Chief Financial Officer

    Background in mathematics, economics and extensive experience in government service.