Press Kit for Tony Pan
Tony Pan is a visionary scientist and entrepreneur, serving as the Co-founder and CEO of Modern Hydrogen, a company on a mission to revolutionize the energy landscape. With a commitment to making energy cleaner and more affordable, Modern Hydrogen is at the forefront of groundbreaking technology in clean hydrogen production and high-value solid carbon.
Tony’s extraordinary contributions are underscored by his impressive portfolio of over 250 pending patents in diverse fields, including energy and climate, nanotechnology, and biomedical devices. Recognized as a trailblazer in the industry, he has earned prestigious accolades such as inclusion in Forbes 30 under 30, MIT Technology Review’s Innovators under 35, and the Business Journal’s 40 under 40.
Tony’s academic journey has been nothing short of remarkable. He holds a B.S. in Physics from Stanford University and earned his PhD from Harvard University, where he also left his mark as a published scientist in theoretical physics. Tony Pan is an influential force, driving innovation and sustainability in the pursuit of a cleaner, greener future.
Has raised over $100M in venture investment
Experience includes: Strategist, Goldman Sachs. Member of Global Future Councils of the World Economic Forum in Energy and in Entrepreneurship
Pro bono consultant on global health, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and Global Good Fund
Named to Forbes 30 under 30, MIT Technology Review Innovators under 35, Business Journal 40 under 40
National fellowships include: Hertz, Soros and National Science Foundations
FOX Business: Tech innovator Tony Pan on making ‘clean’ natural gas: ‘Have your cake and eat it too’
Environment Energy Leader: Amazon, ExxonMobil, EQT Among Companies to Get Hydrogen Hub Money
DealMakers: Tony Pan On Raising $100 Million From Bill Gates And Other Top Investors To Unleash The Power of Clean Energy By Harnessing Hydrogen
knkx: Tribes and dairy farmers made a model renewable energy program. It’s about to get even better
GeekWire: Clean energy startup Modern Hydrogen, previously known as Modern Electron, raises $32.8M
BusinessWire: Modern Hydrogen Raises $32.8 Million Series B-2 Financing to Accelerate Distributed Decarbonization of Gas into Clean Hydrogen
World Economic Forum: Why heat is a challenge in the fight against climate change, and what we can do about it
North American Energy Pipelines: NW Natural, Modern Electron Partner on Pilot Project to Turn Methane into Clean Hydrogen
BusinessWire: NW Natural to Partner with Modern Electron on Exciting Pilot Project to Turn Methane into Clean Hydrogen and Solid Carbon
GeekWire: Cut the BS: This startup is converting cow manure into clean-burning hydrogen fuel
BusinessWire: Modern Electron, the Tulalip Tribes, and Qualco Energy Are Awarded Funding to Generate Hydrogen From Renewable Biogas for Clean Power with Negative Emissions
BusinessWire: Modern Electron Raises $30 Million Series B Financing to Decarbonize Heating of Buildings and Industrial Processes
TechCrunch: With a plan to decarbonize heating systems with hydrogen, Modern Electron raises $30M
The Business Journals: Gates-backed power startup Modern Electron plans more hiring after recent funding round
Forbes: Hot Water Heater As Backup Generator? New Ideas For Defending Against The Energy Spike
The Business Journals: Innovator of the Month: Modern Electron lights the way to generate electricity inside your home
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