BIO2CHP – HEA 2016 Finalist

BIO2CHP ( offers a container-sized power generator to industries with organic waste, converting it into energy for their own needs on site, at an average price five times lower than the grid. Unlike existing alternatives, BIO2CHP facilitates a reduction in energy and waste-handling costs with an investment payback period within 1.5 years. A prototype has already been developed and operated for more than 3,000 hours under both controlled and industrial conditions.

Applicants: Dimitris Mertzis, Stefanos Tsiakmakis.