QPO Energy was established in 2020 in the City of Tualatin, Oregon, by Joseph Lu, who brought his experience as founder of Powin Energy (est. 1989) to his new venture. Joseph Lu (CEO) was the founder of Powin Energy, which is currently among the top 3-ranked battery energy storage system companies worldwide.
Prime Investigator and CTO Virgil Beaston was a patent attorney at an intellectual
property firm with impressive academic credentials: Doctorate of Law, Master's in
electrical engineering, and a Bachelor of Science in Applied Physics and Electrical
Engineering. He brings QPO Energy massive innovative ideas, he has multiple
patents related to battery storage, including several safety features and applications.
Virgil brings his interest and passion in battery storage along with his experience to
the QPO energy team.