Mike Hart Talks Trash and Economic Growth at Governor's Winter Meeting in D.C.

Aug 13, 2014

Hart to discuss the environmental, economical, and job growth potential of waste gasification to a bipartisan group of the nation’s governors.
PRESS RELEASE—Sierra Energy, a waste gasification and renewable energy company, today announced CEO Mike Hart was invited to speak at the 2012 National Governors Association (NGA) Winter Meeting, February 24-27th in Washington, D.C. Hart will be presenting February 25th during the Saturday session which will discuss strategies to support entrepreneurial cultures that advance job creation and economic growth. Hart founded Sierra Energy in 2004 and developed Sierra Energy’s innovative FastOx gasifier to make waste gasification globally attainable, affordable, and profitable. Named a “Champion of Change” by the White House in 2011, he also serves as President of Sierra Railroad, a company he has expanded from four employees to over 100.
About Sierra Energy
Founded in 2004, Sierra Energy strives to make waste gasification globally attainable and affordable. Sierra Energy is commercializing its FastOx waste gasifier, a simple derivative of the steel-making blast furnace. This efficient and scalable gasifier converts nearly any form of waste into clean renewable energy. For more information, visit
About the National Governors Association (NGA)
Founded in 1908, the NGA is the collective voice of the nation’s governors and one of Washington, D.C.’s, most respected public policy organizations. Its members are the governors of the 50 states, three territories and two commonwealths. For more information, visit