Coal Industry Veteran George A. McClellan Appointed CEO
Technology Industry Veteran Ron Eller Appointed President
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo., Jan. 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Clean Coal Solutions, LLC ("CCS"), a leading provider of Refined Coal technologies, announced the appointment of George A. McClellan as Chief Executive Officer of CCS and Ron Eller as President of CCS and Chairman of the Board of Clean Coal Solutions Services, its sister services company. CCS is a joint venture between ADA-ES, Inc. (Nasdaq:ADES), an affiliate of NexGen Resources Corporation, and an affiliate of The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Mr. McClellan brings more than 35 years of experience in the coal and energy industries and Mr. Eller, who has been working with CCS on a consulting basis since mid-2013, has more than 20 years of experience in the technology and clean technology industries.Commenting on his new role, Mr. McClellan stated, "I am excited to join CCS and lead the next phase of the company's growth. CCS's team of experts possess a deep technical knowledge of the emission challenges our customers face such as EPA's Mercury and Air Toxics Standard (MATS). By offering our proprietary non-bromine mercury control Refined Coal solutions for all types of boilers, we can help our customers burning bituminous, subbituminous, lignite coals and blends successfully meet the MATS requirements for the lowest cost." Mr. Eller stated, "We look forward to placing our remaining Refined Coal facilities into full-time operation and continuing to provide our customers with the emissions and financial benefits of our Refined Coal technologies. We are currently treating coal for more than 20 boilers that produce more than 8,000MW of electricity, four of which have been in continuous operations for more than 3.5 years. Over the coming months, as we begin full-time operations of our remaining Refined Coal facilities, CCS expects to be providing Refined Coal that produces more than 20,000MW of electricity."