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					        Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (DESCQ) - Strategic SWOT Analysis
                                     Review

      Reference Code: GDAE5053SA                                                                                  Publication Date: DEC 2010

      10 Technology Drive                      Phone      +1 203 6782000                         Revenue           NA
      Wallingford, CT                          Fax        +1 203 9498016                         Net Profit        NA
      06492                                    Website    www.distributed-energy.com             Employees         NA
      United States                            Exchange   DESCQ [Over The Counter]               Industry          Alternative Energy

      Company Overview
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (Distributed Energy) is engaged in the designing, integration, construction and maintenance of
      distributed power systems, which produce and store energy using various technologies and energy sources. The company
      designs, builds and installs both stand-alone and grid-connected electric power systems for industrial, commercial and
      governmental customers. Further, the company markets hydrogen generators which produce hydrogen from electricity and water.
      It has applications in industrial, utility and research purposes. These generators can be coupled with wind, solar, hydro and wave
      energy sources.

     Key Executives                                       SWOT Analysis
               Name                         Title         Distributed Energy Systems Corp., SWOT Analysis
      Bernard H. Cherry          Chairman                 Strengths                         Weaknesses

      Ambrose L. Ambrose Director
                                                                                                      Dependency on the supply of
      L. Schwallie                                        Proprietary Technology and
                                                                                                      Platinum
                                                          Intellectual Property
      Paul F. Koeppe             Director
      Theodore Stern             Director                                                             Dependency on Federal and State
                                                          Diversified Product Portfolio
                                                                                                      Incentives
      John C. Fox                Director
      Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary
      Research, GlobalData

                                                          Opportunities                              Threats

     Key Competitors                                      Development of New Technologies             Business Based on Long Sales
                                                          and Products                                Cycle and Fewer Numbers of
      IdaTech, plc                                                                                    Projects
      Giner, Inc. and Giner Electrochemical Systems,      Increasing Demand for Renewable
      LLC                                                 Energy Technologies                         Market Entry Barriers Placed by
      Toyota Motor Corporation                                                                        Utility Companies
      StatoilHydro ASA
     Praxair Technology, Inc.
      Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary       Source: Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research, GlobalData
      Research, GlobalData




Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (DESCQ) - Strategic SWOT Analysis                                                          Reference Code: GDAE5053SA
Review
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      Table of Contents
      Table of Contents........................................................................................................................................................................................................... 2
      List of Tables .................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 3
      Section 1 - About the Company ..................................................................................................................................................................................... 4
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Key Facts.............................................................................................................................................................. 4
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Key Employees..................................................................................................................................................... 5
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Key Employee Biographies................................................................................................................................... 6
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Major Products and Services................................................................................................................................ 7
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - History................................................................................................................................................................... 8
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Company Statement ............................................................................................................................................. 9
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Locations And Subsidiaries ................................................................................................................................ 11
            Head Office............................................................................................................................................................................................................ 11
            Other Locations & Subsidiaries ............................................................................................................................................................................. 11
      Section 2 – Company Analysis .................................................................................................................................................................................... 12
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Business Description .......................................................................................................................................... 12
            Business Description - Distributed Generation Business (Northern Division) ....................................................................................................... 12
                  Distributed Generation Business (Northern Division) - Overview ................................................................................................................... 12
                  Distributed Generation Business (Northern Division) - Market View............................................................................................................... 12
                  Distributed Generation Business (Northern Division) - Key Strategies ........................................................................................................... 12
            Business Description - Hydrogen Generation Business (Proton division)............................................................................................................. 13
                  Hydrogen Generation Business (Proton division) - Overview ......................................................................................................................... 13
                  Hydrogen Generation Business (Proton division) - Market View .................................................................................................................... 13
                  Hydrogen Generation Business (Proton division) - Key Strategies................................................................................................................. 13
      Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - SWOT Analysis................................................................................................................................................... 14
            SWOT Analysis - Overview ................................................................................................................................................................................... 14
            Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Strengths ...................................................................................................................................................... 14
                  Strength - Proprietary Technology and Intellectual Property .......................................................................................................................... 14
                  Strength - Diversified Product Portfolio ........................................................................................................................................................... 14
                  Strength - Well Established Distribution Partners ........................................................................................................................................... 14
            Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Weaknesses................................................................................................................................................. 15
                  Weakness - Dependency on the supply of Platinum....................................................................................................................................... 15
                  Weakness - Dependency on Federal and State Incentives ............................................................................................................................ 15
                  Weakness - Declining Profitability................................................................................................................................................................... 15
            Distributed Energy Systems Corp. - Opportunities ................................................................................................................................................ 15
                  Opportunity - Development of New Technologies and Products .................................................................................................................... 15
                  Opportunity - Increasing Demand for Renewable Energy Technologies ........................................................................................................ 15
                  Opportunity - Strategic Alliances.....................................................................................................................................................................
				
DOCUMENT INFO
Description: Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (DESCQ) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review Summary Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (Distributed Energy) is engaged in the designing, integration, construction and maintenance of distributed power systems, which produce and store energy using various technologies and energy sources. The company designs, builds and installs both stand-alone and grid-connected electric power systems for industrial, commercial and governmental customers. Further, the company markets hydrogen generators which produce hydrogen from electricity and water. It has applications in industrial, utility and research purposes. These generators can be coupled with wind, solar, hydro and wave energy sources. GlobalData’s Distributed Energy Systems Corp. (DESCQ) - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company’s history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company’s key employees, key competitors and major products and services. This up-to-the-minute company report will help you to formulate strategies to drive your business by enabling you to understand your partners, customers and competitors better. Scope - Business description – A detailed description of the company’s operations and business divisions. - Corporate strategy – GlobalData’s summarization of the company’s business strategy. - SWOT analysis – A detailed analysis of the company’s strengths, weakness, opportunities and threats. - Company history – Progression of key events associated with the company. - Major products and services – A list of major products, services and brands of the company. - Key competitors – A list of key competitors to the company. - Key employees – A list of the key executives of the company. - Executive biographies – A brief summary of the executives’ employment history. - Key operational heads – A list of personnel heading key de
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