Active Power Opens Office In China

Austin-based Active Power, a developer of backup power systems, said Tuesday that it has opened up operations in China. The firm said it opened up a new office in Beijin, and appointed Huan Wang as the Sales Director for the firm in China. Active power said it opened the office to capitalized on forecasted, double digit growth in the Chinese market for uninterruptible power supplies. The firm said it so far has deployed 12 of its containerized power systems in China.