201411.20

Renewable Hydrogen Promises Drastic Reduction of Climate-Warming Pollutants in California

Hydrogen fuels from renewable sources are considered some of the most promising alternative fuels for reducing oil consumption, greenhouse gas emissions, and air pollution.   For example, if California converts its 30.4 million metric tons of disposed waste annually to hydrogen using FastOx gasification, it would avoid the equivalent climate warming impact of approximately 145...

201411.17
Groundbreaking New Report Released by the Bioenergy Association of California

Groundbreaking New Report Released by the Bioenergy Association of California

The Bioenergy Association of California (BAC) has released a report "Decarbonizing the Gas Sector: Why California Needs a Renewable Gas Standard", that presents a groundbreaking strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, increase energy security and jobs, and diversify California’s energy sector. Among the paper’s key findings: California imports more than 90 percent of the ...

201411.15

Sierra Energy Named In Biofuels Digest "40 Hottest" List

Selected from among thousands of greentech technology companies by expert panelists and voters, Biofuels Digest recognizes innovation and achievement in fuels, biobased chemicals and materials by emerging companies. Sierra Energy is honored to be listed among these companies providing innovative clean and green technology solutions.  For more information about the Biofuels Dige...

201411.14
Sierra Energy wins Defense Energy Technology Challenge for FastOx Gasifier Innovations

Sierra Energy wins Defense Energy Technology Challenge for FastOx Gasifier Innovations

Sierra Energy was selected as one of the winners of the 2014 Defense Energy Technology Challenge as part of the annual Defense Energy Summit and Innovation Showcase in Austin, Texas, November 11-13. The summit's focus centers on proposed initiatives, and how to accelerate clean energy and infrastructure solutions for the Department of Defense (DoD).   Mike Hart presented in the...

201411.06
CEO, Mike Hart, shares lessons learned and influential mentors

CEO, Mike Hart, shares lessons learned and influential mentors

Mike Hart was interviewed with Jim Lane of Biofuels Digest and shares his perspective on the bioeconomy and where FastOx® gasifiers fit in. Tell us about your organization and it’s role in the advanced bioeconomy. Sierra Energy has created the world’s most efficient gasifier. FastOx [gasification] developed in conjunction with UC Davis, US Army and California Energy Commission...

201410.09
We Need Your Vote

We Need Your Vote

Sierra Energy needs your help to stay in the running for the Chase Bank grant program. This nation-wide grant for small businesses provides 20 awards of up to $150,000 each, and requires a 250 vote minimum. Sierra Energy has made significant strides over the past year, and is nearly finished with the design of its turnkey, small-scale system for the U.S. Army. Sierra Energy app...

201408.01
Waste Gasification Economics, a Click Away!

Waste Gasification Economics, a Click Away!

Sierra Energy has spent several months developing a Calculator Tool to quickly give custom economic projections and end-product comparisons for implementing FastOx™ gasification for your renewable project. The calculator is now available on our website, here; just fill in your specific project parameters and receive immediate results. If you wish, a PDF of associated cost brea...

201402.25
Biofuels Digest Shares Sierra Energy's Vision for a Hydrogen-Fueled Future

Biofuels Digest Shares Sierra Energy's Vision for a Hydrogen-Fueled Future

Could clean, inexpensive, zero-emission fuel from garbage be the fuel of the future? Mike Hart thinks so and Jim Lane from Biofuels Digest shares his vision: Pathfinder: Sierra Energy heads for a world beyond garbage, traditional power, fuel. The power equation What is it, exactly, the Sierra Energy FastOx Pathfinder technology? Think “teensy blast furnace”. With some modific...

201310.30
Defense Energy Technology Challenge Winner

Defense Energy Technology Challenge Winner

Sierra Energy is selected as one of the winners of the 2013 Defense Energy Technology Challenge as part of the annual Defense Energy Summit in Austin, Texas, November 11-13. Sierra Energy’s CEO, Mike Hart, will present during Monday’s 1:30pm Challenge Showcase and discuss how FastOx waste gasification helps the Department of Defense meet its waste reduction and renewable energ...

201308.19
Sierra Energy in New York Times

Sierra Energy in New York Times

The New York Times printed Sierra Energy’s story in the August 18, 2013, Sunday Business Section. The article discusses how FastOx can impact the Department of Defense and the success Sierra Energy has accomplished thus far. THERE is an indisputable elegance to the idea of transforming garbage into fuel, of turning icky, smelly detritus into something valuable. But big drawba...