How a Vegetable Producer Became a Biogas Operator

Hermann Josef Benning is a vegetable producer, pig farmer and a pioneer of renewable energies in Germany. With his biogas plant from PlanET, he is able to serve a public swimming pool, a nursing home and 15 households in Reken, Germany.


Totally installed electrical power of PlanET plants

141,145 kWel

CO2 reduction by installed PlanET biogas plants

590,144,182 kg CO2/a

Reasons for PlanET

  • PlanET invented the solid charging technology