Sean Collins

Varme Energy Inc.

Sean is a serial entrepreneur deeply passionate about the clean energy transition. He has raised over $50 million across ventures to date. Sean is currently the CEO of Varme Energy, North America’s first specialized waste to energy with carbon capture and storage developer. Sean also owns Remora Ventures, a seed stage venture fund focused on originating and launching new climate focused project development companies. Sean is a proud co-founder of Student Energy, Terrapin Geothermics and The Next 30. Past accomplishments include created and teaching business strategy courses at U of A and SFU’s business schools, receiving Top 40 Under 40 in Edmonton, producing an award winning radio show, speaking at the United Nations in New York on two occasions and being a part of Canada’s contingent at COP 21 in Paris. Sean is very proud to have been one of the original fellows of the Energy Futures Lab and to have formulated the concept and name for EFL’s Impact Studio.