We are a technology company developing Engineered Biocarbon™ and hydrocarbon products to address three of the world's greatest necessities: food, water, and energy

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Technical Advisory Board

Cool Planet Energy Systems has attracted an experienced team of technology innovators and industry leaders to advise the company. The company’s Board of Directors and Technical Advisory Board includes representatives from some of America's leading corporations and venture capitalists.

Jim Bone

Jim Bone

• DuPont Crop Protection
• Griffin, LLC
• Texas A&M University

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Greg Butler, Managing Director - CleanCarbon

• No Till farmers association

• University of Adelaide

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Cliff Detz

PhD – 25 years at Chevron managing R&D in catalysis, refining processes, and environmental technology. Cliff led Chevron's investment in numerious technology companies and was the founder of the Chevron Technology Ventures Group.

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Mike Desmond, Chief Chemist – BP

• Vice President of BP Technology Ventures Inc.

• Ph.D. Inorganic Chemistry

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Anne Gaffney

Anne Gaffney

• Director of Process Science and Technology at Idaho National Labs
• ARCO, DuPont, Rohm and Haas, and Lum­mus Technology
• Ph.D. in phys­i­cal organic chem­istry from Uni­ver­sity of Delaware

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Leo Manzer

PhD – 32 years in catalysis and process development at DuPont, 159 patents, 90 publications and 16 scientific awards. He was the founder and director of the Corporate Catalysis Center and a DuPont Fellow.

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James F. White

• 45 Years of catalyst expertise
• Commercialization of over 60 processes and catalysts
• PhD, Organic Chemistry, Akron University

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