Sierra Energy News

For media inquiries, please contact media@sierraenergy.com

Sierra Energy Featured in The Wall Street Journal

“For centuries, people have burned waste to create energy, sending carbon billowing into the atmosphere. Transforming garbage into clean fuel, however, was an alchemy confined to fiction, like the movie “Back to the Future.” Now, a handful of companies want to turn household trash into low-emissions fuels for planes, trains and trucks.” Read more here: […]

Sierra Energy closes $33M Series A led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures

Davis, CA – July 29, 2019 (STD)   Sierra Energy Corporation announced today that it has closed a $33 million Series A investment round led by Breakthrough Energy Ventures and joined by Cox Investment Holdings, Inc., BNP Paribas SA, Twynam Investments Pty Ltd, Formica Ventures AB, and The March Fund I LP. The funding will help Sierra […]

Chance Meeting Lands Sierra Energy CTO Dodd in Waste Industry

Big congratulations to our CTO, Dan Dodd, for being recognized in Waste360’s “40 Under 40” awards this year.   In his interview, Dan comments, “This next generation of waste gasification technologies truly does hold the potential to fundamentally change the way most waste streams are managed, including extending the life of existing landfills. Ultimately, these […]

Sierra Energy at World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit

Sierra Energy enjoyed meeting hundreds of international delegates at the World Waste to Energy and Resources Summit in London last week. CEO Mike Hart spoke on how FastOx gasification could contribute to the waste solution in the UK and across Europe.

Sierra Energy Featured in CleanStart’s Progress Report 2019

Today CleanStart, Inc., the regional nonprofit dedicated to helping clean tech companies succeed and grow, released its latest survey of the clean tech industry in the Sacramento area featuring Sierra Energy and progress at Fort Hunter Liggett.

Mike Hart Speaks at New Frontiers in New Zealand

Kia ora! Our CEO, Mike Hart, spoke at New Frontiers in New Zealand on how we can help New Zealand reach their zero carbon and emission reduction goals. New Frontiers is hosted by the Edmund Hillary Fellowship that gathers global innovators to build the new frontiers of our economy.

Sierra Energy presents poster at the 2018 SERDP ERTCP Symposium

Sierra Energy presented updates last week on our FastOx gasification project at Fort Hunter-Liggett at the 2018 SERDP ERTCP Symposium inWashington, District of Columbia. This U.S. Department of Defense (DoD)program continues to thrive, moving many projects and innovations forward. Thank you to all who stopped by!

Mike Hart at the NorCal Clean Technology Forum & Expo

Come hear Mike Hart give an update on Sierra Energy at the NorCal Clean Technology Forum & Expo and West Coast Collaborative Partners Meeting on Oct 16-18! The conference will feature the latest in low-emission and zero-emission on- and off-road technologies, community clean air action, funding opportunities, as well as insights from policy and regulatory […]

Sierra Energy attends WasteExpo in New Orleans

Last month, the Sierra Energy team headed down to the ‘Big Easy’ to attend the 49th annual WasteExpo. This year’s show was a huge success for us! Besides getting our fill of beignets and charbroiled oysters, during the show hours we had a crowded booth and plenty to talk about with our first commercial system at Fort […]