201111.04

Sierra Energy invited to the White House Business Leaders Forum

Sierra Energy’s CEO, Mike Hart, was invited to attend the White House Business Leaders Forum on Jobs and Economic Competitiveness today. At this day-long forum, senior administration officials will provide an overview of current efforts to spur economic growth and will be soliciting input from business leaders on a range of topics, among them: innovation; access to capital for ...

201109.14

Sierra Energy Selected as a GoingGreen Global 200 Winner

Davis waste gasification company recognized for creating new opportunities in green technology. Sierra Energy, a waste gasification and renewable energy company, announced today that its been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the GoingGreen Global 200 winners, for the second year in a row. “Picking this year’s GoingGoing Global 200 was a very competitive process, as literally doze...

201109.07

Sierra Energy's President to Speak at 2011 GoingGreen Events

Sierra Energy’s president, Mike Hart, will be speaking this Friday on “The State of the GoingGreen Venture Market” at the GoingGreen Insider Breakfast. Hart will discuss the “valley of death” between research and the commercialization of green technologies. Hart says, “America has the technologies to get out of its dependency on foreign oil, but there is a huge gap between res...

201109.06

Sierra Energy Update

Sierra Energy is working diligently to commercialize our waste gasification technology. During the past six months we have expanded our team hiring a financial analyst, a chemical engineer, a marketing director, and working with several consultants. Plus we are actively building professional and technical partnerships to increase our expertise and technical capabilities. In Au...

201108.09

Sierra Energy Featured on White House "Champions of Change" Blog

The White House is recognizing ordinary Americans doing extraordinary things by out-innovating, out-educating, and out-building the rest of the world. Every week they are identifying “Champions of Change” and featuring their stories on the White House’s website. Sierra Energy’s story and our President, Mike Hart were featured on the Champions blog, on August 8th, 2011. Mr. H...

201108.01

Sierra Energy Featured in Comstock's Magazine

Sierra Energy was featured in Comstock’s Magazine, August 2011 issue. The article discusses Sierra Energy’s decision to bring Douglas M. Miller to act as CEO for the company. Here is an excerpt from the article: Since founding Sierra Energy Corp. in 2004, Mike Hart has led the charge to make it a force in the world of renewable energy. This year, with a working gasification ...

201106.03

Sierra Energy Appoints New CEO, Douglas M. Miller

DAVIS, California – June 3, 2011 – Sierra Energy, an innovative gasification and renewable energy company, announced today that Mr. Douglas M. Miller has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer and is joining its Board of Directors. Mr. Miller brings a wealth of knowledge and 30 years experience in commercializing cutting-edge renewable and alternative energy technologies. M...

201105.13

Sierra Energy attends Waste Expo in Texas

Sierra Energy is attending the 43rd annual Waste Expo in Dallas, Texas. This is the nation’s largest solid waste and recycling trade show. We believe it is important to stay current on innovations and trends in the waste industry, to better understand the needs of waste companies and municipalities and to be aware of developments in landfilling (our nation’s primary method of w...

201104.28

Sierra Energy Selected to Present to the Department of Defense's DeVenCI Program

Sierra Energy is honored to have been selected by the Department of Defense (DoD) to present its FastOx waste conversion solution as part of the DoD’s Defense Venture Catalyst Intiative (DeVenCI) on April 26 in Virginia. DeVenCI combines the efforts of the DoD, the venture capital community, and small innovative companies like Sierra Energy, accelerating the identification and...

201102.10

Sierra Energy's Mk4 demonstration gasifier shifts into FastOx™ mode

And  we’re off! After a thorough commissioning phase, Sierra Energy launched  its FASTOX™ testing campaign using its Mk4 demonstration gasifier. The  gasifier is operating on a wide variety of feedstocks including MSW,  steel-belted tires, medical waste, wood chips, and eco-pellets made of  walnut shells.  The syngas, metal, and slag produced during these tests  are undergoing ...