Geothermal Energy Utilization

Associated with Oil & Gas Development


June 14 – 15, 2011

           Southern Methodist University

Dallas, Texas



Richard Langson


Richard Langson: Inventor, Founder, President and Chairman of the Board of Langson Energy. Mr. Langson started in the construction industry building large commercial complexes and dams. As a champion race car builder and driver, he beat “Big Daddy” Don Garlits for the 1993 IHRA World Championship and set many world records, some still standing. Always an innovator and performance orientated person, Mr. Langson became interested in cogeneration and was hired by Amerada Hess Microgen in 2000 to spearhead new projects and business development. He then formed Vector CoGen, LLC to target the residential and light commercial (1-65kW) marketplace. In 2005 Langson formed ElectraTherm, Inc. with his modular “Waste Heat Generators.” It is now one of the world leaders in small-scale, ORC binary power products. Awards he earned in conjunction with his former company include, but are not limited to:
    • 2009 Wall Street Journal Technology Innovation Award - Energy Category
    • 2008 Popular Science Magazine – Best of What’s New Award, Green Tech.


Contact Info:

Langson Energy