Founded in Orzinuovi in 1981 by Angelo Baronchelli, AB (www.gruppoab.com) operates in cogeneration and the development of renewable energy sources. AB is now the global point of reference for cogeneration, thanks to its Ecomax® 100 to 10,000 kWe modular solutions. Over 1,150 systems have been installed to date, with a total nominal electrical power of more than 1,350 MW. In the past few years the company's production capacity has quadrupled, with the number of employees increasing to 700. AB now has direct subsidiaries in Europe, Russia, Israel, North America, California, Mexico and Brazil.