Russ Weed is an experienced business developer in the energy and electronics industries, marketing and sales executive, and seasoned legal manager.  He has a track record of success at GE, UET, and leading law firms when an attorney in private practice. In 2018, Russ established a cleantech consultancy, CleanTech Strategies. His clients include Advanced Rail Energy Storage with a 50MW project in Nevada for bidding into the CAISO market; utility and infrastructure construction firm Potelco, part of public company Quanta Services, which will build the Horn Rapids Solar, Storage, and Training project; and engineering and manufacturing company Hotstart with 77 years of experience providing thermal management systems for engines and now energy storage.