Biochar Companies & Organizations

The master list from Erich Knight

Biochar Companies & Organizations:

Clean Carbon Pty ltd, Greg Butler, license for pyrolysis Waste oil 3000 units, Advanced BioRefinery, Inc., CA. (aka "ABRI Tech")
Agritech Producers, CA., (Torre-Tech® 5.0, 5 tons per hour)
AgriTherm, CA., (mobile,MPS100, 3 t/day bio-oil & 1.5 t/day char.)
Alterna BioCarbon, (Van Aardt module (5K tepy of biocarbon & produce 1.5 MW)
Amaron Energy, UT., (Mobile units)
Avello Bioenergy, (bio-asphalt)
Burt's Greenhouses, (modified chain grate boiler)
Big Char, AU. (aka Black is Green Pty Ltd, mobile units)
Biochar Technology, UK. (400 to 4,000 tons char/yr)
Biochar Products (mobile10 t/day unit)
Black Carbon, DK. (37 kW, livestock feed, manure treatment)
Biogas Australia, (Integrated Bio-digestion, composting, fluid bed reactors)
Biogreen-Energy, FR., (auger drive Spirajoule® pyrolyzer) ,  ( )
Bioware, BR. (fast pyrolysis, 200 to 2000 kg / hr)
Biz-Solutions LLC, (2 to 20 MW),
Carbon Brokers International, (consulting, 5 Kw to 5 Mw systems)
CARE (India), "Black Phantom" Microwave reactor,)
Carolina Clean Energy (Biochar Machine)
Carbonscape, AU. (microwave reactors) 
Carbon Terra, EU. (CarbonCat, Dog & Cattle food & fertilizer, closing the nutrient loop & odor on the farm) 
Concord Blue Engineering, GE., (Concord Blue Reformer® CBR, 1.4 MW/Ton MSW)
Crucible Carbon, AU. (modular, 1-6 MW)
Diacarbon Energy Inc, CA.(15 tons/day to 200 tons/day)
DynaMotive Energy Systems Corp. (DYMTF), (200 tons of biomass per day, Bio-oil & char)  
Earth Systems, AU. (1/2 Ton/hr mobile system, $150K, innovative feedstock & char processing)
EcoEra, SE. (BIOAGRO ENERGY system)
Full Circle Biochar, (BioCore™ and BioCharge™ technologies)
Genesis Industries, (aka E-Gen, at Agromin, approved CA. air permits)
Green Charcoal International, (PYRO-6F)
Green Cell,  (ITC Reactor)
Interra Energy, LLC, (Interra Energy Forge)
International Tech Corp,(ITC), (TRU4000 can produce between 2.5Mwe/hr, 5000 households, 2 ton/hr, , associate of BlueSky Biochar)
Iwamoto Corporation, JP., (E-Waste, Aquaculture Feed)
Klean Industries; (Large integrated thermal conversion)
Organic Power Solutions (OPS Pyrolysis, scalable;  250 Lbs to 8 tons/hr)
Pacific Pyrolysis, AU. (300kg/hr, 200 kW)
Proton Power, TN., (CHyP gasifier, 500kW to 5MW, H2 production cost;$0.75/kg)
Pyreg, GE. (ISO container, 40-180 kg/hr, 500 kW)
PYROVAC INC., CA.,  (3 tons/h, 24 tons Biochar/day and bio-oil)
Pyrolyzer LLC, FL. (350 Kwh-13 Mwh, 1-36 tons/day char)
Splainex, 100 tons/day chicken litter, 30 t/day of wooden chips, 1-3 MWe)
SynGest Inc, (bio-ammonia & char)
Terralogix Group, MD., (wastewater treatment, agriculture & manure and sludge issues.)
The Biochar Company, (systems integration; nutrients, Feed & energy, "Big-Char" US license)
Tigre Energy, UK., (1-10MW)
3R Environmental Technology Group (zero emission pyrolysis processing, EU biochar permit)
Tolero Energy Llc, (TTBO)
R & A Energy Solutions,
Sustainable Biofuel Solutions, ("Micro Dee" Microwave, 30-100 tons/d, producing 1.2- 4 MWe,)
Tenaska BioFuels, LLC (TBF), NE., (procurement, marketing, physical delivery)
Three Seconds to Oil, TSTO, GA. (aka MBOP, mobile and stationary, 30 tons/day) 

Pyro-Catalytic Gas to liquids: 

Cool Planet Energy Systems, CA. (75 gal Bio-Gasoline + 1/3 Ton Char / 1 biomass, Cool Terra Biochar™ )


All Power Labs, (Worldwide Gasification Tools for Power Hacking, 100kW Powertainer )
Advanced Gasification Technology, IT., (fixed-bed, down-draft, open core, compact gasifier. 350 kW)
Biochar Solutions (Down Draft Gasifier, Land Reclamation)
BioCharWorks, NY, (mobile, 800 lbs char/day, Down Draft Gasifier,
Biogen gasifier; (web site under repair) 2013 Project Presentation;
Carbon Consult, (System Johansson Gas Producer, 3MWe)
Coaltec Energies, (manure Char)
Enginuity Energy LLC, PA., (1-5 MWe., manure gasification)
KANSAI Corporation, JP. (BIO-TAN, Bio-Charcoal, ARHC System)
Oregon Biochar Corp. (integration of biochar into biogas plants and composting systems)
Phoenix Energy, ( 3 reactors on the grid in CA.)
Roberts Brothers Lumber Company, MA (Biogen gasifier) 
Tigre Energy, UK., (1- to 10 MW modular transportable, 8- 80K ton/yr, £1.5M, char@ 60-70% carbon)
Thompson Spaven, UK. (module up to 500kWe)
Türkmen Renewablers Ltd., Ankara, (Coal gasification, chicken litter, developed with Coaltec Energy USA)
Victory Gasworks (Biochar machine)
Waste to Energy Solutions Inc,   product; BioChar
Zero Point Clean Tech,

Hydro – Thermal Carbonization: 

HyrdoCarb GmbH,(on the grid in Germany)
AVA-CO2; (on the grid in Karlsruhe.)

Retort & Kiln:
Adam + Partner, (Adams Retort)
Biochar Industries, AU, (
Moxham Kiln) 
Cleanfuels (CARBO twin retort)
Exetor Retort, UK., ) 
Four Seasons Fuels, UK.
Lambiotte & Cie, S.A. (continuous retorts, 2k - 6k tons/yr)
New England Biochar (mobile Adams Retort)
Tesaki, JP. ( clean-burning small charcoal kilns)
Vuthisa Technologies, SA. (Invasive speciesprogramm. 3-drum Biochar Retort.)

Stoves & Furnaces;
AirTerra Inc., (clean stoves to NGOs)
Aqueous Solutions, (Developing world micro-gasification for char water purification)
Carbon Roots International, (primary focus Haiti)
Chip Energy, (180K Btu/hr TLUD furnace, , Biomass Energy Foundation; )
Novotera, CA., (PlanetStove manufacturer, distributor and consultant)
Re-char, ((primary focus Kenya)
SeaChar, WA. (primary focus Costa Rica)
Whitfield Biochar LLC, (from inventor of the pelletstove, 20K Btu - 2M Btu units) 
Woodstock Biochar, CT, (Outdoor Retort/Furnace boiler, 35 lb biochar per run.
WorldStove, MA. (Africa, middle east, South America, Residential pyrolytic pellet stoves)
Vagga Till Vagga, SE. (Cook stoves in Zambia)
Vuthisa Technologies, SA. (EcoZoom Stoves & Kilns)

Torrefied Biomass: 

HM3 Energy, (TorrB™)
Integro EarthFuels,  
Topell Energy, NL. (Torbed® reactor)
Thermya, FR.

Biochar formulation & (Product Name); 

Anthro Terra, AU., (Biochar Mineral Complex)
Aztec Wonder Biochar, MO. (weathered hardwood charcoal)
Bartlett Tree Experts, ("Premium Landscape Biochar")
Biocarbo, (pyroligneous extracts, Brazil)
EcoChar, (CoalTec, manure char)
Energy Anew, ("Biocharm")
Biochar Central, GA.,

Biochar Industries, AU., Certified Organic, Raw & Char/Compost specialty blends,

Biochar Merchants, OH.
Biochar Now, CO. (no information)
Biochar Supreme, WA,
Black Earth Products, AU., ("BlackEarth Biochar')
BlueSky Biochar, CA., assoiated with ITC, MYC inoculated pellet Char) ,  ( all charcoal products)
Bison Soils Solutions, ("Bison Grow")
Carbon Compost Company, UK.,  (Exetor retort
Carbon Char/ East Coast Compost, ("CharGrow", 7yrs field trials at VA Tech)
Carbon Gold, UK. (Craig Sams, retorts, Peat replacement, cacao, support from Kraft Foods)
Char Biological, (seed coating & EM & MYC)
CharKing International (largest US sales, buckets to SuperSacks)
Cool Planet Energy Systems, CA.,  ( Cool Terra Biochar™         )
Encendia Biochar (Spring & Urban Blends)
Forest-Char (Biochar), UK,
Geomite, AU, (organic NPK-C, China organic fertilizer partners)
Green Harvest Group, AU.(GreenHarvest™)
Green Pyro (Soil Nutrient System SNS.)
GroTek ("Black Pearl")
Hawaii Biochar Products, ( agricultural products, "Big-Char mobile unit)
Interra Energy, LLC, ("Interra Preta")
KIS BioChar, WA., (Soil Food Web focused company),
PermaMatrix, ( Hydro-seeded formulations, Land reclamation)
Seek Bio-Technology Co., Ltd., (Organic NPK-C, producing  50,000 tons/yr.) 
Sonenerde. AT, (Bulk Soil Compost/Char Blending, Pyreg reactor)
South Fork Wood Products, ID. (Conichar)
Southeastern Biochar,
Southern Biochar LLC, TX.
Supreme Growers, FL., ("Biochar Blast")
Swiss Biochar, (partners; Delinat-Institut, or )
Takesumi Ltd. ("Takesumi bamboo Biochar")
Terra Biochar, NL. (partner; Zero Point Clean Tech )
Terra Char, northeast MO.,
The Biochar Company ("SoilReef" in Whole Foods Markets)
3R Environmental Technology Group , (solid state fermentation and soil biotechnological formulation)
Turtleback Biochar, CA. (Out of Ashes BioEnergy Inc., 2  &5 liter bags to Super-Sacks)
Vee-Go Energy, MA., ("Biochar Xtra")
Vermont Biochar, (sells inoculated  GreenFireChar.)

Field research:
Blue-Leaf, CA. (9 different trials, 4 years, seed coating, inoculations & manure)
North Carolina Farm Center ( Sharon Valentine, 4years, contracts with WalMart)
Oxford Biochar, UK. (crowd sourced plot trials)
Project Rainbow Bee Eater, (6 year research in Australian wheat production areas)

Systems Integration, Consulting;

Ambient Energy, LLC,, WA. (solutions for waste to energy)
BIOCHAR.ORG, Dr. Christoph Steiner, Balance Carbon and Restore Soil Fertility, Consulting and Information, 
BioLogical Carbon, LLC  John Miedema, 541-619-0007,  , Video;
Earth Systems, AU., (multidisciplinary environmental and social consulting)
Phoenix Energy, (Cleantech Transit, Inc. (CLNO), on the grid in CA. Consulting)
Pro-Natura, (Biochar super vegetable gardens in the Developing World)
The Biochar Company, (Interdependent ecosystems of organizations.) 
Shenandoah Gardens, VA., (All the Biochar News!  & Consultations, Erich J. Knight)!forum/se-biochar
Sixth Element Sustainable Management, CA. (bioenergy project development)
Swansea Biochar, AU., (Rocket/Anila hybrid, front lit, Soil Carbon Events)
T. R. Miles, Technical Consultants, Inc. (ALL things Biomass)
Transfield Services Pty Ltd, AU. (energy infrastructure operations and construction)
VenEarth, (Earth-friendly technologies development; Carbon Gold & Anthro Terra)
Wilson Biochar Associates;
World Biochar,

World & Local Groups:

British Biochar Foundation, (BBF),  not-for-profit membership organization
Finger Lakes Biochar, Western New York.
Terra Humana Clean Technology Ltd., (3R Enviro Tec Ltd., EU organic certification) 
The Global Alliance For Clean Cookstoves,
European Biochar Research Network (eBRN of academic and industrial partners)
GEOECOLOGY ENERGY ORGANISATION [GEO], IN, small farm Open Source technology
Global Gateways S.A., SP. (develops CARBON NEGATIVE solutions)
Green Diamond Systems, Alan Page, Pioneer Valley Biochar Initiative
Pioneer Valley Biochar Initiative, MA.
The Climate Foundation, ( Land, Sea & Air Climate Solutions, Strawbale construction)
VenEarth, (Portfolio; CarbonGold &  Anthro Terra)

Accessory Equipment;

Bio Green Tech Ltd, UK,  (Pellet Press, Pellet Mill, Briquette Press)
Cyclone Power Technologies, Inc. FL., (10hp - 100hp heat engines) 
Point Source Power, CA, (Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC), Cook to Power, from Lawrence Berkeley Labs)
ReSource BioEnergy Inc. (Pyrolysis and AD systems, H2 Alkaline fuel cells)
T. R. Miles, Technical Consultants, Inc. (ALL things Biomass)
SubSurfer, Dan Pote,USDA, sub-soil knife/auger for manure applications;
"SubSurfer" BBI commercial introduction
Wyssmont, (dryers,Feeders, Lump breakers)
Zilkha Biomass  (ZBP Biomass Gas Turban1.5 and 20 MW)

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