SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 14, 2005
PLUG POWER INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
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968 Albany-Shaker Road, Latham, New York 12110
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (518) 782-7700
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Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers
At a regular meeting of the Board of Directors held on November 7, 2005, Robert Buckler, President and Chief Operating Officer, Detroit Edison, and Peter Woicke, most recently Managing Director, World Bank, were elected as new members of the Board of Directors of the Registrant. At this time, neither Mr. Buckler nor Mr. Woicke have been appointed to serve on any Committees of the Board. Additionally, there are no arrangements or understandings pursuant to which Mr. Buckler, or Mr. Woicke, was selected as Directors, and there are no related party transactions between the Registrant and Mr. Buckler or Mr. Woicke.
Additionally, effective November 7, 2005, Anthony Earley, Jr., Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, DTE Energy, resigned as a Director of the Registrant. A copy of the press release announcing Mr. Earleys resignation and the election of Mr. Buckler and Mr. Woicke is filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
99.1 Press Release of Plug Power Inc. dated November 14, 2005.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: November 14, 2005
PLUG POWER INC.
By: /S/ DAVID A. NEUMANN
David A. Neumann
Chief Financial Officer
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