"Bioenergy - Biomass Combustion, Biomass CHP and Anaerobic Digestion" Conference and Trade Mission from Germany to Ireland

Green Tech Download event
Crown Plaza Blanchardstown Hotel - Dublin

All Presentations:

- Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology

- BIOLAK Technology GmbH

- MWM GmbH

- Irish Bioenergy Association (irbea)

- LAMBION Energy Solutions GmbH

- Planungsbüro Rossow Gesellschaft für Versorgungstechnik mbH

- Agriculture Institute of the State of Thüringen

- SCHNELL Motoren GmbH

- Schmack Biogas GmbH

- C.A.R.M.E.N. e.V.

- Schwarting Biosystem GmbH

- Dreyer & Bosse Kraftwerk GmbH

- Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (SEAI)


The conference ”Bioenergy - Biomass Combustion, Biomass CHP and Anaerobic Digestion” will take place on June 18th in the Crowne Plaza Blanchardstown Hotel (Blanchardstown Centre, Dublin 15). The event will be a platform for delegates to gain information from 8 German companies from the bioenergy sector, as well as from independent renewable energy experts from both Germany and Ireland. In addition, from 19th – 21st of June business matchmaking meetings will take place in Irish workplaces with the German companies offering bioenergy technologies, to discuss mutually beneficial business opportunities.

This project is hosted and organised by the German-Irish Chamber of Industry and Commerce in association with IrBEA (Irish Bioenergy Association, www.irbea.org) and with the support of the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology. It is part of the Export Initiative "Renewables - made in Germany". See more Information www.renewables-from-germany.com.


You can register for the conference and meetings by emailing holger.erdmann(at)german-irish.ie or mary.levey(at)german-irish.ie.

Be a Conference Delegate

You are very welcome to register as a conference delegate to gain insight into opportunities in the renewable energy sector and bioenergy technologies.

Meet with German Companies

The below listed German companies will be in Ireland to present their respective technologies and solutions in the area of Bioenergy dealing with Biomass Combustion, CHP and Anaerobic Digestion at this conference on June 18th and to meet with interested Irish companies in their respective workplaces in Ireland on 19th – 21st of June.

Renewable Bioenergy

Bioenergy is a key enabler for renewable energy. It is a quick cost effective solution to energy wastage. Bioenergy in Ireland is a very current subject offering interesting potential in the future.

Partnership Opportunities

The 8 German Companies are listed below. Click on a company name to download the company PDF.  

The expert speakers at the conference on 18th June will be:


Organisation and Function


Mr Kevin O’Rourke

Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland, Head of Department, Low Carbon Technologies

Bioenergy Policy and Outlook

Mr Noel Gavigan

Executive Officer,
Irish Bioenergy Association

Current State of the Bioenergy Industry in Ireland

Tatjana Tupy (Einführungsvortrag)

Consultant by Order of the Renewable Energies Export Initiative of the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology

Renewable Energies in Germany at a Glance

Thomas Hering

Agricultural Institute of the State of Thüringen

Energetic use of solid biomass in Germany

Hubert Maierhofer

C.A.R.M.E.N. e.V.

Biogas based on manure and energy crops  in Germany


More Event information?

All event information and updates will be available on our website over the coming weeks.

Conference Programme?

8 German companies and 5 independent energy efficiency experts from both Germany and Ireland will present. The detailed conference programme is available here.

German company information?

A list of the German companies seeking business opportunities in Ireland can be found in the above list, which also features links to 1-page profiles of each company. If you have any questions at all about the companies, please contact holger.erdmann(at)german-irish.ie


This event is free of charge and funded by the Renewable Engergy Export Initiative of the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology. Lunch and refreshments will be supplied to registered delegates.


The German-Irish Chamber of Industry and Commerce has run over 25 Green Tech events since 2003, aimed at creating German-Irish partnerships in the areas of renewable energy and energy efficiency. Testimonials from our Green Tech events include:

• “This event gets the ‘Most Successful Investment of the Year’ award from our business’ point of view.” Detlef Olschewski, Cleopus GmbH @ Energy Efficient Lighting conference and trade mission, Nov 2011

• “Great networking, no 'hard sell' approach, knowledge and product based speakers." Brian Sweeney, Evolved Energy Solutions Ltd @ Heat and Power Generation with Renewable Energy conference and trade mission, May 2011

• “This event provided an excellent ratio of presentations, business meetings and insights into the Irish energy market. By way of the business meetings organised by you, we have received an extensive insight in the Irish energy market within a short period of time. We could not have done it faster or more intensively ourselves." Wendelin Knauss, HMS Bergbau AG, Heat and Power Generation with Renewable Energy conference and trade mission, May 2011

• “Chartered engineers should always take their lead from best international practice in their field. Germany is the acknowledged leader in the field of energy efficiency technology….I was very grateful for the opportunity to connect with some of the leading experts and suppliers working in the area of energy efficient building.” Ronan Healy, chartered engineer, Fore Enterprises Ltd, Co. Westmeath @ training course "Energy Efficient Retrofitting of Buildings" in Ireland and Germany, April 2009


If you would like to get involved or get more information, please contact Holger Erdmann, Deputy CEO of the German Irish Chamber of Industry and Commerce. Email: holger.erdmann(at)german-irish.ie; tel: +353 - (0)1 6424 - 312