• CERAWeek
  • March 18 - 22, 2024

Emily Morris


Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Emily Morris is an award-winning entrepreneur and is currently the Founder & CEO of Emrgy, a renewable energy technology company that is transforming the vast real estate segment of water infrastructure into clean energy projects. Emrgy is currently operating commercial distributed energy projects in 4 US States and is developing an initial portfolio of 50 megawatts of distributed hydro, solar, and storage to be online by the end of 2024. The Atlanta Business Chronicle named Emily “Top 30 Under 30” in 2016, and she led Emrgy to be awarded Georgia’s Top Startup in 2017. Emily has secured over $30 million in venture capital, she is the Commercial Leader on $5 million in DOE contracts, and she is an inventor on 5 technology patents. Emily lives in Atlanta with her husband Jason and three year old son, Bennett.

Sessions With Emily Morris

Tuesday, 7 March

  • 04:30pm - 05:00pm (CST) / 07/mar/2023 10:30 pm - 07/mar/2023 11:00 pm

    Emrgy | Rethinking Water Infrastructure as a Key Facilitator of the Energy Transition

    In a time when action is direly needed both for combating climate change as well as mitigating historic drought, transforming water infrastructure into a prolific real estate segment for distributed, reliable clean energy generation may seem either ironic or ingenious. In this session, Emrgy's Founder & CEO, Emily Morris, will explore the opportunities and challenges in expanding the US clean energy portfolio within the same operationalized water infrastructure supplying our cities and farms with water — while highlighting the commercial projects that Emrgy has been completed achieving this very concept.