Gustrow Biogas Power Plant is a 22MW biopower project. It is located in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany. The project is currently active. It has been developed in single phase. Post completion of construction, the project got commissioned in November 2009.

Project Type Total Capacity (MW) Active Capacity (MW) Pipeline Capacity (MW) Project Status Project Location Project Developer
Biopower 22 22 Active Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany EnviTec Biogas; Schmack Biogas


The project was developed by EnviTec Biogas and Schmack Biogas. The project is currently owned by NAWARO Engineering.

The project supplies enough clean energy to power 50,000 households. The project cost is $13m.

Gustrow Biogas Power Plant is a combined heat and power (CHP) project. Agricultural by-product is used as a feedstock to power the project.

Development Status

The project got commissioned in November 2009.

About EnviTec Biogas

EnviTec Biogas AG (EnviTec) is an alternative energy company that covers the entire value chain for the production of biogas, including the planning and turnkey construction of biogas plants and upgradation of biogas plants and their commissioning. The company also constructs biomethane plants and it generates electricity, heat, and gas from renewable energy materials such as animal manures and waste materials from food. EnviTec operates its own plants through cooperation agreements with farmers, local authorities, investment companies, industrial corporations and energy utilities. It also provides insurance and support services for biogas plants. The company serves farmers, industrial enterprises and investors across Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, and various other countries. EnviTec is headquartered in Lohne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

About Schmack Biogas

Schmack Biogas GmbH (Schmack Biogas), a subsidiary of Viessmann Werke GmbH & Co KG, is a provider of alternative energy services. The company has presence in the biogas value chain from project development and engineering to raw material management and plant management. It builds a wide range of biogas plants for small plants and gas feed-in plants. Schmack Biogas also provides process and energy system solutions, and wet and dry fermentation, besides individual components. The company also provides comprehensive microbiological services. It serves agricultural businesses, industrial, municipal, and energy suppliers and investors in Europe, Benelux countries and Eastern Europe. Schmack Biogas is headquartered in Schwandorf, Bayern, Germany.


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