Backstories: Antora Energy

On the surface, Andrew Ponec, Justin Briggs, and David Bierman might seem like an unlikely trio. Andrew: a wunderkind who put Stanford on hold to co-found a solar startup, which he sold when he was barely old enough to buy alcohol. David: a high school athlete and indifferent student — until his interest in engineering was sparked in college, and then burned bright and hot. Justin: a treehugging energy wonk, whose love of science and nature emerged when he was a kid, exploring the Colorado mountains with his dog.

Click here to read the story of how Antora Energy was born, the path it is making for a cleaner electric grid, and why it’s already a Cyclotron Road success story.