Founded in 2014, Emrgy Inc. is a transformational technology company that is redefining hydropower to remain the world’s most reliable, continuous, and cost-effective renewable energy resource in an energy economy shifting to distributed, intermittent renewables.

Highlights

  • 2014

    Emily Morris acquired the intellectual property for Emrgy’s turbine system and founded Emrgy

  • January 2015

    Emrgy awarded $1.2M in funding with DOE’s Office of EERE

    January 2015

  • September 2015

    Deployed first pilot demonstration (2X lab-scale)

    Deployed first pilot demonstration (2X lab-scale) with the City of Atlanta in UV-disinfectant channel of the largest Waste Water Treatment Facility in Georgia, validated expected performance as seen in laboratory tests

  • November 2016

    Southern Company Pilot

    Successfully delivered the Southern Company Pilot with our first round of venture funding

    November 2016

  • January 2017

    Won Georgia’s Top Startup

    Emrgy won the Max Award for Georgia’s Top Startup granted by the Atlanta Business Chronicle

  • June 2017

    Installed the first distributed hydropower array in the US

    With Denver Water and US Bureau of Reclamation, installed the first distributed hydropower array in the US. The manufacturing of turbines deployed in this installation was aided by Cooperative Research and Development Agreements with Oak Ridge National Laboratories (ORNL) awarded through DOE’s Advanced Manufacturing Office (AMO).

    June 2017

  • February 2018

    1st place at Accel-VT, Village Capital-sponsored incubator competition

    Emrgy won first place at Accel-VT, Village Capital-sponsored incubator competition centered around renewable energy technologies

  • May 2018

    Won NREL Emerging Market’s Day People’s Choice Award

    May 2018

  • September 2018

    Closed formal Series A round lead by a strategic water and energy partner in California

  • 2019

    Expanding, Delivering & Pursuing Strategic Partnership

    Emrgy is expanding our team, delivering to pipeline customers to increase market growth, and continue pursuing strategic partnerships to further both domestic and international business development strategies

    2019

Signed a partnership agreement with GE Hydro France

Won NREL Emerging Markets Day People’s Choice Award

Installed the first distributed hydropower array in the U.S. with Denver Water

Won NREL Emerging Markets Day People’s Choice Award

Deployed first pilot demonstration (2X labscale) with the City of Atlanta

Our Team

Emily Morris

Chief Executive Officer

John R. Tuttle

Chief Operations Officer

Lee Humphry

Operations Manager

Bob Gills

Director of Business Development

William Hoose

Engineering Program Manager

Thorsten Stoesser

Director of Innovation

Jonathan Robichaud

Product Engineer

Olivia Meek

Sales Engineer

Hannah DeSoto

Engineering Intern