Chris Romer

Project Canary

Chief Executive Officer

Chris Romer is the CEO of one of the fastest-growing companies in ClimateTech, Project Canary. His history of public service, economics, and leadership in energy have all combined for his role at this Public Benefit Corporation focused on altering the course of climate change. Chris spent 24 years developing energy infrastructure and public-private partnerships with investment banks, including JPMorgan & Citibank and was a leader in energy policy as a Colorado State Senator from 2006 – 2010. He is also a co-founder and senior advisor at Guild Education, Denver’s top unicorn-status SaaS startup. At Guild, Chris helped Fortune 500 companies partner with leading universities to offer education as a benefit to increase employee satisfaction and retention. His background in energy, education, policymaking, B-Corp capital formation, and entrepreneurship is instrumental in achieving Project Canary’s mission-driven growth goals and customer service objectives. Chris holds a BA in Economics from Stanford University. He can be found mountain biking in the Colorado mountains or doing yoga in a local studio when he’s not enjoying a Broncos game or spending time with his wife, children, or his grandchildren.

Sessions With Chris Romer

Tuesday, 8 March

  • 03:30pm - 04:10pm (CST) / 08/mar/2022 09:30 pm - 08/mar/2022 10:10 pm

    Meeting the Methane Challenge: Incorporating measurement methods

    Panel Carbon Management/Decarbonization

    Methane (CH4) is a more potent GHG than CO2. Methane emissions are often unintentional, making them difficult to assess. There is increasing pressure to find, measure, and reduce methane emissions. What is the state of our understanding of oil and gas methane emissions? What steps are being taken to address methane emissions? What is the outlook for the pace of methane emission reductions?

Wednesday, 9 March

  • 02:30pm - 03:00pm (CST) / 09/mar/2022 08:30 pm - 09/mar/2022 09:00 pm

    Project Canary/BKV | Net-Zero: From Production Through Generation

    Presentation Energy Transition/Climate & Sustainability
    BKV Corporation, a national natural gas exploration and production company, selected Project Canary to develop a first-of-its-kind independent natural gas production through power generation environmental assessment and monitoring program to validate net-zero electron delivery. The partnership between the two companies will drive accurate full-cycle emissions quantification and net-zero verification, making BKV the first certified net-zero natural gas and electric power producer in the United States.