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ERRA Incorporated

ERRA's patented technologies will shift the world’s energy markets toward sustainable clean energy like no other company before it.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location San Antonio, TX, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2006
  • Employees 10
  • Website

Company Summary

ERRA Incorporated was founded to expand initial success in electric vehicle development. Headquartered in San Antonio, Texas, ERRA's portfolio expanded with the acquisition of Ergenics, an R&D firm with a specialty in reversible metal hydrides. This core technology has spawned a number of patents and yielded numerous market disruptive applications, all of which are ready for commercialization, beginning with the heat engine power generator.


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    James M. Hogarth
    CEO and Founder

    Mr. Hogarth is a West Point graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Science and Engineering and a Master of Business Administration in Operations Management from Northeastern University. He is a technology specialist with broad experience in energy and clean technology, including various applications of metal hyride research. His hands-on expertise includes manufacturing with a strong belief in vertical management.

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    David H. DaCosta
    President, ERRA Subsidiary Ergenics Corporation

    Mr. DaCosta is in charge of the company’s commercial activities and is the primary liaison with the hydrogen community and government agencies. He became President of Ergenics in 1994. Mr. DaCosta has authored or co-authored over twenty technical papers dealing with hydride compressors, hydride air conditioning and heat storage, advanced rechargeable batteries and radioactive waste treatment systems and has been granted two patents.

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    Mark Golben
    VP, ERRA Subsidiary Ergenics Corporation

    Mr. Golben was one of the founders of Ergenics in 1980. He is the principal inventor of Ergenics' patented hydride technology in the areas of robust alloys, heat exchangers, hydrogen compressors, Segmented Hy-Stor Batteries, catalytic converter heaters, heat engines, heat pumps, air conditioners and temperature sensor-actuators. He has authored many technical papers dealing with metal hydride devices and has been awarded more than 20 patents.


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    Mark Ellis, Partner, Kutak Rock
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    Steve Sundberg

Previous Investors

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    Bernard Reznicek, ERRA Inc. Chairman of the Board
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    Other investors held confidential until requested