Wind and Solar Energy Production

Welcome to a Power Revolution

UCAP Power acquires the Maxwell brand, Maxwell Technologies Korea business, as well as other assets from Maxwell Technologies

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UCAP Power™, a global provider of ultracapacitor-based power solutions across a wide range of renewable markets. Ultracapacitor systems use sustainable based products offering a long-lasting source of reliable high-power energy storage that can help eliminate lead-acid and other hazardous materials in batteries.

With our UP™ line of products we are starting a power revolution.

UCAP 101

Ultracapacitors are a POWER storage device to RAPIDLY store or release energy

Activated carbon derived
from sustainable source (coconut shells).

EDLC Ultracapacitor Cell



Product origins date back to 1965 via the Maxwell Technologies brand

More than 85M ultracapacitors shipped

Headquartered in San Diego, CA with offices and manufacturing facilities across the globe

Greater than 7M cars on the road with over 25M cells

Extensive patent portfolio, and decades of trade secrets accumulated

Starting engines in over 15k trucks with tier 1 global trucking companies and more than 80k hybrid buses globally

More than 15M cells delivered to grid scale and industrial power applications

Operating in over 95k wind turbine pitch control systems worldwide

Core Tenets

Systems & Application Expertise

  • Portfolio includes product designs for all major markets
  • +20yr engineering and operation leads
  • Multimarket segment expertise

Advanced Ultracapacitor Chemistry

  • Reduced weight for increased Specific Energy (Wh/kg)
  • Increased power through a proprietary manufacturing process
  • Increased voltage without sacrificing lifetime

Intelligent Integrated Electronics

  • Highest integration to increase customer value
  • Reduces system cost and complexity
  • Enable remote monitoring & control

Core Team

Jody Zevenbergen


Previously:  D&K Engineering, The Ryness Company, PaperPak, OMM

Gordon Schenk

President & CEO

Former Maxwell Sales Executive
Previously: PTC, Entropic, Infineon, Prior startups returning $200M+ to investors

Young Jin Lim

President, Maxwell Technologies Korea

Previously: Maxwell, Nesscap

Troy Brandon


Former Maxwell Product Line
Previously: Entropic, Unitron, REMEC, Loral Space, USNR

Andrew Garcia

VP Global Sales

Former Maxwell Sales
Previously: MET Critical Power, Constant Power, Northstar Battery

David Wright

VP Engineering (Consulting)

Former Director, Application Engineering Maxwell, Delphi, GM

Lance Bridges

Legal (Consulting)

Private Practice Attorney

Board of Directors

Liz Griggs

Managing Partner & CEO, Grantchester C-Change

Terry Moore

Managing partner and founder MVP Funds

Lance Bridges

Legal (Consulting)

Private Practice Attorney

Gordon Schenk

President & CEO

Former Maxwell Sales Executive
Previously: PTC, Entropic, Infineon, Prior startups returning $200M+ to investors

William Restrepo

CFO Nabors Industries Ltd.

Advisory Board

Robert Crawford

Maxwell Technologies

A 19+ year veteran from Maxwell Technologies with a long history of Ultracapacitor Process Engineering, Product R&D, Operations management, & advanced chemistry knowledge in various energy fields.

Dr. Frank Fleming

Co-Founder Northstar Battery

Recognized “lifetime contributor” to lead acid batteries

Lee Krevat

Sempra Utilities & SDGE

Multiple board memberships focused on: utility strategy, grid modernization, distributed energy resources, microgrids, and renewable energy.