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Career Profile: General Manager of PlanET Biogas Solutions

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  • Person: Derek Hundert
  • Company: PlanET Biogas Solutions
  • Food System Fit: Ecological Systems, Water Soil, Carbon, By-products; bio-applications
  • Job Type: Senior Management
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PlanET Biogas Solutions


The name PlanET stands for “Planning and Application of Energy Technology.  PlanET (pronounced “plan-e-t”) Biogas Solutions was incorporated in October, 2006. PlanET Biogas Solutions (“PBS”) has designed and constructed twelve (12) anaerobic digester facilities throughout North America.

PlanET Biogas Solutions Inc. is an affiliate of PlanET Biogastechnik GmbH, which is based in Vreden, Germany. PlanET Biogastechnik GmbH ranks among the leading biogas plant builders in Germany and Europe, and has designed, constructed and services over 300 anaerobic digestion systems worldwide.

We live our slogan ‘Design, Build & Service’ and regard ourselves as a long-term partner to our customers.  Our PlanET biogas plants are characterized by customer focus and reliability, innovation and efficiency.  Due to the high quality, good value and the friendly service provided by our highly motivated and trained staff, we are one of the most successful biogas plant manufacturers worldwide.

PlanET biogas plants are always built to the highest quality standards. A biogas plant is a 20-year investment and the equipment must ensure the biogas plant functions as desired for the life of the project. Our in-house research and development group is always investigating and evaluating the latest technological innovations in biogas technology. New technology is put through rigorous testing before it is incorporated into a PlanET biogas plant. Only the top quality components will be used by PlanET.

PlanET plants are always built to the local codes and standards that are in place. PlanET works closely with relevant mechanical, electrical, structural authorities to ensure that PlanET obtains the correct permits and approvals for each biogas plant.  PlanET takes a universal approach to maintaining high quality standards for all international projects.  We work tirelessly to ensure our design complies with all relevant codes and standards. 

The PlanET group of companies has been positioned in international markets for more than ten (10) years and has ensured sustainable growth by focusing on markets where long-term investments in biogas technology are accepted both politically and socially.

PlanET Biogas Solutions Inc.

227 Bunting Road Unit B
St. Catharines, ON
L2M 3Y2



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