EcoVapor Recovery Systems was founded in 2010 to provide an innovative, reliable solution to economically control vapor emissions at oil and gas production sites. EcoVapor designs, engineers and provides oil and gas producers the most technically advanced vapor recovery units in the industry.

EcoVapor has garnered several accolades including:

2012 Colorado Cleantech Industry Association Entrepreneur of the Year (Hans Mueller)

2014 Colorado Company to Watch

2014 Colorado Advanced Industries Grant Recipient

Management Team

Peter Mueller

CEO | Founder

Peter has over 35 years of experience in the oil and gas industry and is a proven leader in management, engineering and commercial positions, onshore and offshore value generation, acquisitions and divestments, problem solving, litigation and negotiations, and improvement in all aspects of the natural gas value chain, including production, gathering, and processing. He holds a BSc in Petroleum Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and served as Commissioner and Chairman of the Colorado Oil & Gas Conservation Commission, 2001-2008.

Hans Mueller

CTO | Founder

Hans has been involved in turning waste into energy for concrete plants and public landfills, and designed, engineered, and constructed two generations of ERS units, which are known as the most sophisticated, systems-based engineering design in the field. He is a Colorado School of Mines graduate with a BS in Engineering. He was named the Entrepreneur of the Year in 2012 by the Colorado Cleantech Industry Association.

Brewster Boyd


Brewster joined EcoVapor Recovery Systems after several years working at an incubator with a variety of cleantech companies. He has previous experience in venture capital, management consulting, and environmental consulting. He holds an MBA and a MS in Natural Resources from the University of Michigan and an undergraduate degree from Middlebury College.

Curtis Locklar

VP of Business Development

Curtis joined EcoVapor in 2016, bringing 20 years of oilfield sales experience, specifically selling vapor recovery units, compression services, vapor towers, and combustors. Prior to EcoVapor, Curtis served as Regional Sales Manager for Hy-Bon leading up to the company sale to Regal Beloit. He has sold into and maintains relationships with leading producers in the Rockies, Mid-Continent, and Eastern oil and gas regions.