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...

201307.08
Supporting President Obama's Climate Plan

Supporting President Obama's Climate Plan

Sierra Energy alongside NRDC partner, Environmental Entrepreneurs, applauds President Obama’s emphatic climate plan in a letter released yesterday, July 8, 2013. To voice your support click here. July 8, 2013 Dear Mr. President: As members of Environmental Entrepreneurs, we are writing to applaud your plan to cut carbon pollution and address the challenges of climate chang...

201306.26
In Memory of Wil Agatstein

In Memory of Wil Agatstein

Sierra Energy is sad to announce the loss of our valued colleague, Wil Agatstein. Wil, a member of Sierra Energy’s advisory board and executive director of the Child Family Institute for Innovation and Entrepreneurship, passed away unexpectedly yesterday. Wil dedicated his life to entrepreneurship and the power of technology to make a positive impact on the world. He was instr...

201304.16

Mike Hart & Governor Brown on China and the Environment

Mike Hart was interviewed by Channel 10 during Governor Brown’s week-long trade mission in China. Watch the video, or click here to view the story on Channel 10.   California Needs Cleaner China, says Brown GUANGZHOU, China – The lure of increased trade may make China irresistible to Gov. Jerry Brown, but it’s the country’s impact on the global environment that have been...

201304.08
Sierra Energy Visits China with California Governor Brown

Sierra Energy Visits China with California Governor Brown

Sierra Energy’s CEO, Mike Hart, will be traveling with California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. to The People’s Republic of China to open a new California foreign trade and investment office and to encourage investment and trade opportunities between the two regions. From Wednesday, April 10th through Tuesday, April 16th, they will be traveling through several cities including ...

201303.14
Mike Hart Supports the Small Business Clean Energy Financing Act of 2013

Mike Hart Supports the Small Business Clean Energy Financing Act of 2013

Congresswoman Doris Matsui introduced legislation yesterday which will help small businesses in the clean energy sector access financing. The Small Business Clean Energy Financing Act of 2013 will create a loan program within the Small Business Administration (SBA) that would guarantee loans to companies that manufacture clean energy technologies. Congresswoman Matsui, a long ...