“We are excited to be working with Plug Power, a leading-edge provider of new technologies targeted at the telecommunications industry,” said Terrence Cummings, vice president and general manager, Tyco Electronic Installation Services. “This relationship will enhance the growth opportunities available to us in providing installation, engineering and maintenance
services to the backup power market.”

Tyco Electronics Installation Services has a nationwide footprint covered by more than 300 qualified technicians who will be available to install and service the GenCore product line. Plug Power has already trained a number of Tyco technicians to operate, install and maintain Plug Power GenCore systems. Tyco is incorporating GenCore-specific training into the basic curriculum available to its service force.

“This is great news for our current and future customers,” said Mark Sperry, chief marketing officer, Plug Power. “We now have a well known and respected service organization standing behind our GenCore product. Our customers can have our systems installed and serviced by our new partner, Tyco Electronic Installations Services.”