HoSt expands and strengthens Germanophone bioenergy activities
The Netherlands-headed bioenergy technology specialists HoSt has announced that it has entered into cooperation with Germany-based Krause-Consult to strengthen its position in Germany and German-speaking countries such as Austria and Switzerland.
According to a statement, this strategic collaboration gives an extra impulse to the activities on the German bioenergy market, while bioenergy projects play a significant role in the energy transition in Germany. Furthermore, the cooperation lays “a solid foundation” for the further expansion of the activities and for efficient growth in the Germanophone “DACH-region” – Germany, Austria, and Switzerland.
Thomas Krause, the owner of Krause-Consult, has 30 years’ of experience in the biomass and wood energy market and has sound knowledge of the German energy market. This collaboration results in the combining of Krause’s professional experience and bioenergy technology know-how with almost 30 years’ of HoSt existence and experience. HoSt, therefore, sees development opportunities in Germany for interesting, sustainable and, above all, economical bioenergy projects.
We believe Thomas Krause is the right partner to take our network of bioenergy installations in Germany to the next level. With this collaboration, we continue to broaden our company’s presence in the international bioenergy market. This is in line with our strategy to grow internationally, said CEO Herman Klein Teeselink of HoSt.
With 150 installations worldwide, HoSt Bioenergy Systems has over the years proven itself as “a very reliable and experienced” turn-key supplier wood and biomass combustion systems, combined heat and power (CHP) plants with high electrical efficiency, anaerobic digestion (AD) and biogas plants.
In addition, HoSt also has a large number of project references in the field of biogas upgrading and biogas treatment plants with its subsidiary Bright Biomethane. The portfolio of services is completed by the modular and advanced biogas upgrading systems from 40 Nm3/hr to 6,000 Nm3/hr ingoing biogas.