Briggs & Stratton Acquires Simpliphi Power, Enters Energy Storage System Market

Briggs & Stratton has acquired SimpliPhi Power, a California-based manufacturer of energy storage and management systems that store solar, grid and wind power for future use by residential, commercial and industrial customers.

Through this acquisition, states Briggs & Stratton, the company will accelerate its growth into the energy storage system market, expanding the business to offer a range of products “that provide safe, reliable and affordable energy solutions to a broader group of customers in this fast-growing market.”

SimpliPhi’s non-toxic PHI lithium ion batteries.

Briggs & Stratton intends to offer SimpliPhi Power products through its own distribution channels in addition to continuing to service SimpliPhi Power’s existing distribution channels.

“This acquisition quickly establishes a strong position for Briggs & Stratton in the high-growth energy storage system market,” says Steve Andrews, president and CEO of Briggs & Stratton. “The SimpliPhi Power team brings deep application expertise, strong technical support and proven, successful products to the Briggs & Stratton portfolio of power-agnostic products and technology solutions.”




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