MEDIA ALERT: People Power CEO to Present at Green:Net 2010 Conference

Company Chosen as One of 10 Hot Startups for Launchpad Event

Palo Alto, California, UNITED STATES

PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) -  People Power Company, a green-tech startup focusing on energy efficiency, today announced that its CEO, Gene Wang, will present at the Green:Net 2010 Startup Launchpad, taking place in San Francisco on Thursday, April 29. People Power is one of 10 startups hand-selected to represent on stage how their technology is being used to fight climate change.

Green:Net 2010 Launchpad provides a forum for startups to come together and present how their green technology is helping to save the planet. Prior to selection, all companies were required to submit a form, subsequently reviewed by a panel of top tier VC firms. Only 10 hot startups with the coolest applications for leveraging IT to fight climate change were selected. Gene will discuss how People Power is leveraging open source to develop innovative green technology.

Gene Wang, CEO of People Power Company

Gene Wang to participate in Launchpad 'technology face off' at the Green:Net 2010 Conference

Green:Net 2010
Mission Bay Conference Center at UCSF
1675 Owens Street
San Francisco, CA 94158

Thursday, April 29, 2010 at 5:35 p.m. PT

To register or for more information, please visit the Green Net 2010 home page. For a full conference agenda, go to the Green Net 2010 schedule.

About People Power Company
People Power gives people the power to save money on their electric bills while going green. We empower consumers to control energy consumption at the appliance level and compare their usage with others while reducing their carbon footprint. We empower developers to create innovative Smart Grid products based on our open source philosophy and long range, low cost technologies. Based in Palo Alto California, People Power Company was founded by successful, serial entrepreneur Gene Wang and has received funding from New Cycle Capital, Greener Capital and other investors. For more information visit

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Julie Tangen
Kulesa Faul for People Power Company