we are changing how
the world uses energy”
Thank you for visiting Infinia via our web-site. We are an aggressive team commercializing a compelling and uniquely scalable solar power solution that will enable broad access to inexpensive, mass-manufactured solar power. We are also working on a number of other unique energy conversion products that offer the potential to dramatically increase energy efficiency and cost effectiveness. By exploring our site, you will learn about our team, our aspirations, our products and our technology. And I hope you will gain an appreciation for the creativity, know-how and commitment that defines what we do and how we do it.
Our focus is simple – we are changing how the world uses energy. And we are doing this by offering unique, high-performance, cost-effective energy conversion solutions using our proprietary, mass-manufactured, free-piston Stirling engines. These engines are at the heart of:
Our objective is to dramatically increase the scale and availability of solar power and to compete effectively with other sources of grid-based power generation. We are doing this by coupling our proven free-piston Stirling engine with a dish-style solar concentrator to produce 3.2 kW of grid-quality AC power and by harnessing the manufacturing might of the world’s automotive industry. We combine industry-leading solar product performance with massive production scale to dramatically lower the cost of solar power. The PowerDish does not consume water or need flat ground to operate and can be deployed in numbers that fit within existing transmission and distribution system constraints. These attributes enable deployments in solar parks ranging in size from a few units to thousands of units.
These products simultaneously provide electricity and heat to residential consumers and are expected to reduce energy costs by 15% and the associated greenhouse gas emissions by over 20%, without any reduction in consumer comfort and satisfaction. Infinia has partnered with Bosch, Rinnai, Merloni and Enatec to bring these revolutionary products to market.
Because Infinia’s Stirling generators are externally heated machines, they can convert heat from virtually any source into electricity. This includes using methane from biomass as a fuel for a village-sized power generation system. We are working closely with our partners to create and deploy just such a system for users in developing countries. Our system will enable multiple levels of village-based economic activity and will help address one of the largest gaps between the haves and the have-nots: access to clean, reliable electric power.
In addition to offering world-changing products and technology, Infinia is a great place to work. We offer competitive compensation and benefits, meaningful, varied and challenging domestic and international work assignments and a workplace defined around mutual commitment to the following values:
- Respect – we treat each other, our partners and our shareholders with respect;
- Commitment – we meet our commitments to our partners, our employees and their families, our community and our shareholders;
- Responsibility – we are responsible to our families, peers, colleagues, customers, communities and shareholders;
- Integrity – we behave with integrity in all situations;
- Innovation – we promote an atmosphere of innovation, technical curiosity and commercial applicability;
- Safety – we maintain a safe workplace and use safe work practices;
- Quality – we meet or exceed expectations in everything we do;
- Performance – we create results that drive success.
Infinia is actively pursuing a compelling mission and we are always looking for great people, capable partners and high-impact customers. If you see something here that is of interest to you, then please contact us – we would be happy to help you focus your energy.
On behalf of everyone at Infinia, thank you for taking the time to read this note and for visiting our site.
President and CEO