ARCANUM Energy is an owner-operated, independent group of companies - consisting of two companies - with a current number of 40 employees distributed amongst the headquarters in Unna (North Rhine-Westphalia) and a number of plant locations across Germany.

  • Arcanum Energy Management GmbH
  • Arcanum Energy Systems GmbH & Co. KG

As a service provider, advisor and partner catering in particular to public utility companies, farmers, and communes, we deliver tailor-made strategies and business models in the fields of renewable energies, energy efficiency as well as agriculture with focus on energy, gas and carbon reduction.

In the biomethane segment, ARCANUM Energy is Germany’s leading expert in project development, operation, trading, handling, and consulting:

  • Germany's largest independent biomethane balancing cooperation with approx. 1.8 TWh/a balancing volume
  • Many years of marketing & procurement of biomethane with over 4 TWh
  • Operation of an own biomethane mass balance system (BiMaS)
  •  Realisation of 8 biomethane projects with approx. 300 GWh/a production volume 
  • Germany-wide operation of biomethane plants with an availability of over 99 %

We provide multi-vendor technical and commercial services for biogas upgrading plants and 24/7 trouble-shooting as well as counselling in all issues surrounding process and control technologies. On top of that, we host Germany's online trading platform for biomethane, a dedicated mass balance system, and the most extensive biomethane balancing cooperation.

ARCANUM Energy was awarded the "Biogas Product of the Year" and the "Biogas Partnership of the Year" awards in 2011, 2013 and 2014 by the Deutschen Energie-Agentur (dena).